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NBAA's 2013 Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA2013) represents the most productive and efficient opportunity for business – there's no other aviation event that can match it. Key operators and industry leaders are meeting in Las Vegas, to conduct business, make buying decisions and set the stage for business aviation activity for the year ahead.

Review this Online News Bureau site for articles, videos, photo galleries, presentations and company profiles from the world's largest civil aviation trade show.

Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013

NBAA Convention a Resounding Success for the Business Aviation IndustryNBAA2013 a Resounding Success

NBAA2013 concluded today, marking three days filled with robust exhibitor and attendee participation, a number of news-making announcements from products and services providers, and other exciting show features. Learn more.

Teachers Learn How to Bring Aviation Into Their Classrooms2013 NBAA/CAN Soiree Raises $440,000 for Life-Saving Flights

NBAA and the Corporate Angel Network (CAN) raised $440,000 through a charity benefit held to support CAN's life-saving flights for cancer patients. The event featured live and silent auctions and a concert performance by The Fab Four.. Read more.

Teachers Learn How to Bring Aviation Into Their ClassroomsTeachers Learn How to Bring Aviation Into Their Classrooms

Teachers learned what aviation resources are available to inspire their students to embrace science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) during NBAA's Teacher's Day workshop. Learn more.

Reliable Jet Maintenance (RJM)Exhibitor Profile: Reliable Jet Maintenance (RJM)

Reliable Jet Maintenance (RJM) is a Part 145 repair station based at Florida's Boca Raton Airport (BCT), with a satellite station on Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International (FLL). Read more about Reliable Jet Maintenance.

HPhotos: NBAA2013's Careers in Aviation DayPhotos: NBAA2013's Careers in Aviation Day

NBAA2013's Careers in Business Aviation Day allowed middle school, high school and college students to attend the convention for an overview the career possibilities in the business aviation industry. View photos from the Careers in Aviation Day

College Students Discuss Their Experiences at NBAA/UAA Career SeminarCollege Students Discuss Their Experiences at NBAA/UAA Career Seminar

Around 130 college students met at NBAA2013 on Oct. 24, 2013, to discuss career opportunities in business aviation with industry professionals and their peers. Read more about the NBAA/UAA career seminar at NBAA2013.

Hilton SoftwareExhibitor Profile: Hilton Software

Hilton Software has half a dozen employees, is expanding rapidly and is the publisher of WingX Pro7, the top-selling aviation app for the iPad. This is their second year exhibiting at NBAA's Annual Convention. Read more about Hilton Software

Fifty-Year Milestones Showcased at NBAA2013Video: Fifty-Year Milestones Showcased at NBAA2013

This is the 50th anniversary of the Lear 23, the Dassault Mystere (Falcon) 20 and the PT6 engine, which all debuted in 1963. Also highlighted is the Careers in Business Aviation Day, as well as a Regional and Local Networking Session. Watch the video.

Just for FunPhotos: Just for Fun

The Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition has amazing exhibits, highlighting the latest business aviation products from around the world, but it's also a lot of fun. View some highlights from NBAA2013.

Famed Astronaut, Record-Setting Aviator Tell Students to Stick With STEM ClassesFamed Astronaut, Record-Setting Aviator Tell Students to Stick With STEM Classes

The importance of science, technology, math and engineering (STEM) classes were stressed during NBAA2013's Careers in Business Aviation Day on Oct. 24, 2013. Read more about Careers in Business Aviation Day.

Browse Aircraft Photos by ExhibitorPhotos: Browse Aircraft Photos by Exhibitor

Nearly 100 photos are available for all the aircraft on display at NBAA2013. Browse this gallery by exhibitor to see the photos of aircraft displayed by each.

See the photos.

With iPads in So Many Cockpits, Attention Turns to Finding the Right AppsWith iPads in So Many Cockpits, Attention Turns to Finding the Right Apps

The session 'Aviation Apps for iPads and Smartphones' was a favorite of attendees. No wonder, with 89 percent of EFB authorizations by the FAA in the last six months for iPads, according to a panelist. Learn to find the right apps.

Browse Aircraft Photos by Make/ModelPhotos: Browse Aircraft Photos by Make/Model

View photos for business aircraft at the Static Display of Aircraft at Henderson Executive Airport and in the exhibit hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

See the photos.

NBAA, Regional Groups Seek Closer TiesNBAA, Regional Groups Seek Closer Ties

This year's Local and Regional Group Networking Session, held at NBAA2013, offered business aviation leaders from around the country the opportunity to network with each other. Read more about the regional networking session at NBAA2013.

Five Questions for New NBAA Chairman Ron DuncanFive Questions for New NBAA Chairman Ron Duncan

NBAA caught up with newly elected NBAA Chairman Ron Duncan to hear his thoughts on NBAA, its Convention and NBAA's advocacy and education efforts. Read more about what Duncan had to say.

Experts Shed Light on Gray Areas of FAA and DOT ComplianceExperts Shed Light on Gray Areas of FAA and DOT Compliance

During NBAA2013, a panel of experts discussed six tricky areas in a session on FAA and DOT regulatory compliance. Read more about this session

Five Questions for New Board Member Richard WalshFive Questions for New Board Member Richard Walsh

During NBAA2013 in Las Vegas, NV, newly elected NBAA Board member Richard Walsh shares his thoughts on NBAA, its Convention and the value of mentoring students and building the aviation talent pipeline. Learn more about Richard Walsh

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