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Distributed free to more than 26,000 aviation professionals each week, NBAA Update is an e-newsletter providing a synopsis of the latest operational, regulatory and legislative news for the business aviation community, as well as information about NBAA activities, Member benefits and upcoming industry events. Advertise in NBAA Update.

Recent Issues

NBAA Update, #15-09, March 2, 2015
In Congressional Newspaper, Bolen Takes on Editorialist's Claims About General Aviation
Key NBAA-Backed Provision Included in New Pilot's Bill of Rights Legislation
NBAA Lauds Congressional Bill Providing Third-Class Medical Exemptions to Pilots
NBAA Update, #15-08, Feb. 23, 2015
NBAA Flight Plan: A Conversation With NBAA About FAA's Small-Drone Proposal
Updated Version of NBAA's 'Climb Via/Descend Via' Training Program Now Available
New Wake Turbulence Spacing Procedures Will Increase Efficiency at Airports
NBAA Update, #15-07, Feb. 16, 2015
NBAA: FAA Takes 'A Good First Step' on Rules Governing Drones
NBAA Applauds House Vote Codifying Small-Business Expensing Allowance Permanent
FAA: Don't Put E-Cigarettes in Baggage Hold
NBAA Update, #15-06, Feb. 9, 2015
NBAA Opposes Onerous New White House Proposal - You Can, Too
NBAA, Others Urge FAA to Continue Fact-Based Approach in Addressing Aviation Noise
NBAA, Other Stakeholders Reaffirm Support for ICAO Authority Over Emissions Standards
NBAA Update, #15-05, Feb. 2, 2015
NBAA: President's Budget Reflects Progress and Challenges for Business Aviation
Data Link Takes Effect Feb. 5 in North Atlantic; Similar Requirements Postponed in Europe
Compelling New Speakers Added to SDC2015 Opening General Session Lineup
NBAA Update, #15-04, Jan. 26, 2015
NBAA Concerns Reflected In FAA's New Sleep Apnea Policy
NBAA Welcomes New Senate, House GA Caucus Leaders
NBAA, AOPA Support FAA in Effort to Deny Appeal to Curtail Operations at Santa Monica Airport
NBAA Update, #15-03, Jan. 19, 2015
NTSB's New 'Most Wanted' Safety Improvements in Step With NBAA's Top Focus Areas
FAA Issues New UAS Exemptions, Enforcement Guidance as Industry Awaits Proposed Rule
NBAA Meets With FAA to Address Cockpit Voice Recorder Concerns
NBAA Update, #15-02, Jan. 12, 2015
NBAA Upbeat About Working With Sens. Thune, Nelson on FAA Reauthorization
NBAA Invites Feedback on Industry Safety-Risk Assessment Survey
DOT Approves Final Rule on Carriage of Musical Instruments
NBAA Update, #15-01, Jan. 5, 2015
NBAA Looking Forward to Working With Shuster, DeFazio on FAA Reauthorization
IRS Adjusts Certain Federal Excise Tax Rates for 2015
Ebola Update Webinar Slated for Jan. 14
NBAA Update, #14-52, Dec. 29, 2014
Bolen Clears Up Chicago Tribune's Mischaracterization of Business Aviation
NBAA Urges Adherence to Proper 'Climb Via' Phraseology
Podcast Looks to Year Ahead For Business Aviation
NBAA Update, #14-51, Dec. 22, 2014
NBAA Welcomes President's Signature to Law Renewing Accelerated Aircraft Depreciation
At Year's End, Outlook Is Good for Third-Class Medical Overhaul Bill in 2015
No Change in FAA Drug and Alcohol Testing Rates for 2015
NBAA Update, #14-50, Dec. 15, 2014
Responding to New York Times, Bolen Clarifies the Record on Business Aircraft Tax Policy
Video: Bolen Says Dialogue With FAA Leading to 'Path Forward' on Modernization
NOTAM Mandates Cold-Weather Altitude Correction, Reporting at 272 Airports
NBAA Update, #14-49, Dec. 8, 2014
NBAA Applauds House Vote to Renew Accelerated Depreciation on Business Assets, Including Aircraft
FAA Discusses Pros, Cons of Airport LED Lighting With NBAA, Other Groups
NBAA: Clarification on Temporary Admission Terms for Aircraft in EU a Big Win
NBAA Update, #14-48, Dec. 1, 2014
New NOTAM Search Tool a Boon to Pilots
FAA Clarifies Policy That Fuel-Tax Revenue Must Fund Aviation
Five Can't-Miss Winter Weather Resources for Business Aircraft Operators
NBAA Update, #14-47, Nov. 24, 2014
NBAA Among 500 Industry Groups Making Push for Extending Tax Provisions
Bolen to Discuss FAA Reauthorization at ALPA Forum
NBAA's Steve Brown Represents Members at NextGen Planning Meetings
NBAA Update, #14-46, Nov. 17, 2014
NBAA Continues Advocacy for Members on ADS-B Planning; Next Key Meeting Takes Place Nov. 18
NBAA, Other Aviation Groups Urge Action on Two Security-Related Senate Bills
Top Five Security Topics Raised at Aviation Security Summit
NBAA Update, #14-45, Nov. 10, 2014
NBAA Vows to Continue Fighting for Santa Monica Airport
Extensive Airspace Reconfigurations Coming Nov. 13
European Third-Country Operator Applicability Clarified as Deadline Approaches
NBAA Update, #14-44, Nov. 3, 2014
NBAA Responds to USA Today's Latest Distortions About General Aviation Safety
NBAA Airs Member Concerns at FAA's ADS-B 'Call to Action' Summit
New Weather-Prediction Tools Coming for Business Aviation
NBAA Update, #14-43, Oct. 27, 2014
NBAA's 2014 Convention Wraps Up as a Highly Successful Show
2014 NBAA/CAN Soiree Raises $380,000 to Support Life-Saving Flights For Cancer Patients
Miss Any of the Show? NBAA2014's Online News Bureau Has All the News, Videos, Photos and More
NBAA Update Daily Edition: NBAA2014 Day 3 Highlights, Oct. 23, 2014
NBAA's 2014 Convention Wraps Up as a Highly Successful Show
Future of Business Aviation Highlights Final Day of NBAA Convention
Miss Any of the Show? NBAA2014's Online News Bureau Has All the News, Videos, Photos and More
NBAA Update Daily Edition: NBAA2014 Day 2 Highlights, Oct. 22, 2014
Video: NextGen, Politics and Awards Highlight NBAA2014 Second-Day Opening Session
Video: Unmanned Aircraft Systems Session Popular at NBAA2014
At NBAA2014, FAA's Top Safety Leaders Present Hot Topics
NBAA Update Daily Edition: NBAA2014 Day 1 Highlights, Oct. 21, 2014
NBAA2014 Kicks Off With Inspiring Opening General Session
Video: At NBAA2014 Media Breakfast, Bolen Highlights Groundswell of CEO Support for Business Aviation
Five Questions About NBAA2014 with NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen
NBAA Update, #14-42, Oct. 20, 2014
NBAA2014: Business Aviation's Biggest Annual Event Opens Oct. 21 in Orlando, FL
Video: Bolen Points to Growing Industry Optimism on Eve of NBAA2014
Five 'Hidden Gems' for NBAA2014 Attendees
NBAA Update, #14-41, Oct. 13, 2014
Bolen to Annual Standdown Attendees: Keep Safety Priority One
NBAA, Other Industry Groups to Discuss ADS-B Equipage Challenges
FAA Assistant Administrator for NextGen to Speak at NBAA2014
NBAA Update, #14-40, Oct. 6, 2014
Single-Pilot Operations a Top Safety Focus Area for NBAA Safety Committee
Delaware Gov. Jack Markell to Speak at NBAA Convention
Mexico Relaxes APIS Requirements
NBAA Update, #14-39, Sept. 29, 2014
Bolen Tells Chief Pilots Roundtable: 'Business Aviation Must Remain Vigilant'
NBAA ATS Has Updates on Chicago Center Air Traffic Equipment Outage
FAA Grants Exemptions to Six UAS Operators for Aerial Filmmaking
NBAA Update, #14-38, Sept. 22, 2014
Preliminary NTSB Statistics Show General Aviation Accident Rate at 20-Year Low
NBAA's Brown Tells Embraer Operators: Further Enhancing Safety Remains a Priority
NBAA to Help Launch 'Flying Classroom'
NBAA Update, #14-37, Sept. 15, 2014
FAA to Begin Initial Testing of Unleaded Aviation FuelsUnmanned Aircraft Systems Issues to Be Examined at NBAA2014
China Planning All-General Aviation Town
NBAA Update, #14-36, Sept. 8, 2014
NBAA Welcomes Senators' Support for Reform of Third-Class Medical Process
NTSB Chairman Nominee Christopher Hart to Speak at NBAA2014 in Orlando
Five Years of No Plane No Gain: 'Real Faces of Business Aviation' Highlight Industry's Impact
NBAA Update, #14-35, Sept. 1, 2014
NBAA: FAA Should Turn Back Santa Monica's Latest Attempt to Avoid Grant-Assurance Obligations
FAA Supports Angle-of-Attack Indicators in General Aviation Aircraft
IRS Tightens Scrutiny of Worker Misclassification
NBAA Update, #14-34, Aug. 25, 2014
NBAA, Others Call for Action on Third-Class Medical Exemption
NBAA Encourages Aircraft Management Companies to Provide Feedback on FET Audits
NBAA Member Resource: Potential Pitfalls of Broker-Generated Aircraft Purchase Agreements
NBAA Update, #14-33, Aug. 18, 2014
NBAA Welcomes Congressional Letters of Support for Federal Contract Towers
NBAA Engaged in Latest SEC Disclosure, Tax Reform Discussions
Exhibitors From All Sectors of Business Aviation to Gather at NBAA2014
NBAA Update, #14-32, Aug. 11, 2014
At Washington Aviation Forum, Bolen Says NextGen Focus Is 'Staying the World's Best'
Industry Data Suggests Business Aviation Turnaround Gaining Traction
New Training Management Systems Tool Designed to Enhance Safety
NBAA Update, #14-31, Aug. 4, 2014
NBAA Participates in Sen. Inhofe's Session on Pilot's Bill of Rights 2
NBAA Sets the Record Straight With Newspaper on SMO
FAA, Industry Collaborative Decision Making Website Updated
NBAA Update, #14-30, July 28, 2014
NBAA's Bolen: Continued Certification Improvements 'Critical' to Business Aviation
FAA Releases New Approval for ADS-B Out
NBAA Welcomes Senate Confirmation of Michael Lawson as U.S. Representative to ICAO
NBAA Update, #14-29, July 21, 2014
As FAA Plans Integration of UAS, NBAA Closely Monitors, Coordinates With Government
NextGen: What Does It Mean for Business Aviation?
Nine Potential Avgas Replacements Submitted to FAA
NBAA Update, #14-28, July 14, 2014
NBAA's Bolen Participates in Rural Missouri Aviation Town Hall Hosted by Rep. Graves
NBAA Welcomes House Vote to Make Accelerated Depreciation Permanent
Association Commends Sen. Inhofe on Second Pilot's Bill of Rights
NBAA Update, #14-27, July 7, 2014
NBAA Files Complaint With FAA on Santa Monica Airport Grant Assurance Obligations
NBAA Continues to Refute Gannett Media Report Attacking GA Safety
Newly Published Aircraft Transactions Guide Covers Regulatory, Financial Issues
NBAA Update, #14-26, June 30, 2014
NextGen Benefits Must Be Available to All GA Stakeholders, Bolen Tells Senate Hearing
NBAA Releases New Aircraft Transactions Guide for Business Airplane Buyers and Sellers
Association Welcomes Nomination of Christopher Hart as NTSB Chair
NBAA Update, #14-25, June 23, 2014
NBAA, Industry and Media Challenge Recent, Inaccurate General Aviation Coverage
In House Briefing, Bolen Thanks House GA Caucus for Steadfast Opposition to User Fees
Bolen Tells Congress: Support for Airports Must Remain a National Priority
NBAA Update, #14-24, June 16, 2014
NBAA Welcomes House Hearing Seeking Greater Clarity on NextGen Specifics
NBAA Continues Tradition of Supporting Special Olympics Airlift
FBI's $10,000 Reward Program to Thwart Laser Attacks Expanded Nationwide
NBAA Update, #14-23, June 9, 2014
Bolen Tells DC Policymakers: Aviation's Diversity Among America's Strengths
NBAA's Steve Brown Represents Business Aviation at RTCA Symposium
Second Leadership Roundtable Underscores Association's Support for Regional Groups
NBAA Update, #14-22, June 2, 2014
NBAA Commends House Committee Action to Make Accelerated Depreciation Permanent
EASA Releases 'Third-Country Operator' Authorization Application
Don't Miss Upcoming Webinar on Runway Excursions With FAA Subject-Matter Expert
NBAA Update, #14-21, May 26, 2014
EBACE2014 Organizers Say Show Ranks Among Strongest to Date
NBAA Joins Effort to Renew Tax Incentive for Business Aircraft Purchases
NBAA Commends U.S. House Committee for Fueling General Aviation's Future
NBAA Update, #14-20, May 19, 2014
NBAA, FAA Collaboration Results in Improved Guidance for Flight Plan Equipment Codes
NBAA and the Association's Safety Committee Promoting a Positive Safety Culture
Survey on NBAA Federal Excise Taxes Guide Now Open
NBAA Update, #14-19, May 12, 2014
FAA Cuts Paperwork for ADS-B Approvals
New EU-Wide Safety Authorization Required for U.S. Part 135 Operators
GAMA: Business Jet, Piston Shipments Remain Strong in First Quarter of 2014
NBAA Update, #14-18, May 5, 2014
NBAA Joins FAA in Alaska as Agency Unveils GA Weather-Education Initiative
Federal Court: Mandatory Retirement Age for Pilots Is Not Age Discrimination
Environmental Groups Want Early Release of EPA Report on Leaded Fuels
NBAA Update, #14-17, April 28, 2014
NBAA's Online Advocacy Tools Facilitate Contact With Lawmakers
FAA Pushes Back Effective Dates for Air Ambulance Rule
NBAA Encourages Owner Participation in FAA General Aviation and Part 135 Activity Survey
NBAA Update, #14-16, April 21, 2014
NBAA: ABACE2014 a Record-Setting Show On All Fronts
NBAA Welcomes EU Decision to Continue 'Stop the Clock' on EU-ETS
'Climb Via,' 'Descend Via' Simply Mean Fly the Published Procedure
NBAA Update, #14-15, April 14, 2014
Bolen Corrects New York Times' Negative Caricature of Business Aviation
NBAA, Flight Safety Foundation to Again Team Up on Annual Business Aviation Safety Event
ABACE2014 Set to Open Tomorrow
NBAA Update, #14-14, April 7, 2014
NBAA Encouraged by FAA Outreach on Sleep Apnea Screening Proposal
NBAA: DOT's Proposed Ban on In-Flight Cell Calls Should Not Apply to Business Aviation
FAA to Consider Third-Class Medical Exemptions
NBAA Update, #14-13, March 31, 2014
NBAA Opposes Latest Attempt to Restrict Santa Monica Airport Activity; City Residents Want Airport Preserved
Bolen Notes Industry's Importance in Seattle Times Op-Ed
Bolen, Other Aviation Leaders Address FAA Funding, NextGen at NATCA Event
NBAA Update, #14-12, March 24, 2014
NBAA Sets Washington Newspaper Straight on Business Aviation
Bolen to Represent Business Aviation at Air Traffic Controllers' Annual Conference
NBAA to Participate in Texas General Aviation Jobs Rally
NBAA Update, #14-11, March 17, 2014
At Washington Forum, Bolen Calls for Continued Recognition of Aviation's Importance
GAO Study Highlights Realities of Pilot Shortage
Searching for Ideas to Boost Tomorrow's Aviation Workforce
NBAA Update, #14-10, March 10, 2014
NBAA: President Should Ditch Latest Aviation User Fee Attempt
NBAA Urges Members to Fight User Fees Using Email, Twitter Advocacy Tools
NBAA, Others Call for Swift Passage of Senate's Sleep Apnea Bill