Eve Expands UAM Vertiport Relationship With Skyports

By Graham Warwick Jun 23, 2021
Infrastructure alliances are forming as the launch of advanced air mobility draws nearer.
Urban & Unmanned Aviation

U.S. Commercial, GA Airports To Receive FAA Recovery Aid

By Molly McMillin Jun 22, 2021
The FAA plans to award $8 billion in grants to U.S. commercial, reliever and general aviation airports to aid in their recovery from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers
UK Bizav Insiders Call EGNOS Exit ‘Catastrophic’
The lengthy process of the UK extricating itself from the European Union reaches another milestone on June 25, when the country’s participation in the EGNOS program ends.
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Sounding Board: Five Minutes With Jettly CEO Justin Crabbe

By Lee Ann Shay Jun 18, 2021
Jettly is an on-demand charter company that takes an UBER-for-air travel-like approach to connecting passengers with charter flights.
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers

Sky Harbour Offers Premium Hangars In ‘Home-Basing’ Model

By Molly McMillin Jun 17, 2021
Sky Harbour is planning to operate private-aviation campuses in at least four U.S. locations, offering personal, private and premium hangars in what it calls a “home-basing model.”
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers

Jack Brown’s Seaplane Base Remains Key Hub For Float Flying

By William Garvey Jun 17, 2021
The Florida base has pinned water wings on 25,000 pilots and counting. A ticket to access two-thirds of the Earth’s surface.
Maintenance & Training

Rotorcraft Industry Leans Into Sustainable Fuels

By Tony Osborne Jun 17, 2021
The helicopter industry has taken the first steps toward using sustainable aviation fuels and to do their bit to meet emissions targets.
Sustainability

Football Great Manning Chairing 2022 Special Olympics Airlift

By Bill Carey Jun 15, 2021
Retired football great Peyton Manning will be honorary chair of Textron Aviation’s 2022 Special Olympics Airlift, the company has announced.
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers

Oriens Signs Distribution Deal With Tecnam, Looks To Electric Future

By Angus Batey Jun 15, 2021
Oriens Aviation has signed an exclusive contract to operate as distributor and maintenance center for Tecnam aircraft in the British Isles.
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers

Helijet ‘Spools Up’ Charter Service Alternative In British Columbia

BCA Staff Jun 15, 2021
Helijet International said it is “spooling up” its charter services to communities in British Columbia.
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers

Jet Edge Secures $150M Credit Facility From KKR

By Bill Carey Jun 08, 2021
Investment firm KKR is providing a credit facility of up to $150 million to support the growth plans of private aviation services company Jet Edge International, the companies announced on June 8.
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers

Investment Firm KKR Agrees To Buy Atlantic Aviation

By Bill Carey Jun 07, 2021
Investment firm KKR has agreed to acquire fixed-based operator (FBO) Atlantic Aviation from Macquarie Infrastructure Corp. (MIC) for $4.48 billion and assumed debt, the companies announced on June 7.
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers

Aerion Decision ‘Surprises,  Disappoints’ Florida Airport

By Bill Carey May 28, 2021
The management of Melbourne Orlando International Airport (MLB) was “surprised and disappointed” by Aerion Supersonic’s sudden decision to cease operations.
Business Aviation

Podcast: Insights From EBACE Connect

By Lee Ann Shay May 20, 2021
BCA editors share their insights from key topics discussed at EBACE Connect and what they mean for the business aviation industry. 
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers

Wheels Up Losses Decline As Revenue Grows In Q1

By Molly McMillin May 20, 2021
Wheels Up recorded a 68% growth in revenue and a 56% bump in active members during the first quarter of 2021, compared to the same period a year ago.
Business Aviation

London Oxford Begins New Hangar, Prepares For Electric Future

By Angus Batey May 20, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many businesses to amend operations and reschedule some long-term plans but for London Oxford Airport, its effects have catalyzed a major expansion.
Business Aviation

National Aviation Hall Of Fame Postpones 2021 Awards Ceremony

By Molly McMillin May 19, 2021
The National Aviation Hall of Fame has postponed its 2021 enshrinement dinner and awards ceremony until 2022, it announced May 19, the second year the event has been put off because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Business Aviation

Bombardier And Sterling Global Work To Increase Parts Deliveries

By Molly McMillin May 19, 2021
Bombardier is working to increase its parts-delivery capabilities by more than 50%, with collaboration from Sterling Global Aviation Logistics.
Business Aviation

Panelists Reflect On Private-Travel Challenges In A Post-COVID Market

By Molly McMillin May 19, 2021
The perception that private business aviation travel is a luxury only for the rich has been changing for the better during the COVID-19 pandemic as more first-time users come into the industry.
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers

Flexjet: Our Flight Operations Reach Carbon Neutrality

By Molly McMillin May 18, 2021
Flexjet has reached carbon-neutral flight operations through a carbon-credit program via a partnership with 4AIR, the fractional private jet travel provider says.
Business Aviation

UK’s First Urban Air Mobility Hub Takes Shape

By Graham Warwick May 14, 2021
Funded by the UK’s Future Flight Challenge, the Air-One hub is scheduled to open in central Coventry, England, later this year.
Urban & Unmanned Aviation

Daily Memo: After 75 Years, Key U.S. Airport Funding Program Still Proving Its Worth

By Sean Broderick May 12, 2021
The official start of perhaps the key driver behind the U.S. airport system’s success can be traced to May 13, 1946—the day President Harry S. Truman signed the Federal Airport Act into law.
Airports & Routes

Bizav's Role In Wider Availability of SAF

By Graham Warwick May 10, 2021
Book-and-claim gives willing business aviation customers access to the benefits of sustainable aviation fuels.
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers

M&A In Business Aviation: All FBOs, No OEMs

By Michael Bruno May 07, 2021
Looking into 2021 and beyond, the business aviation sector is a tale of two worlds when it comes to mergers and acquisitions.
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers

Podcast: JetClub Launches in Europe

By Bill Carey May 05, 2021
BCA editor Bill Carey speaks with Vishal Hiremath, co-founder of fractional ownership company JetIt, about plans to launch sister company JetClub in Europe.
Airports, FBOs & Suppliers