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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, #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
NBAA Update, #14-09, March 3, 2014
NBAA: Rep. Camp's Tax Proposal Wrongly Portrays Business Aircraft Depreciation
House Aviation Leaders Again Say No to User Fees
TSA's Repair Station Security Rule Still Being Clarified
NBAA Update, #14-08, Feb. 24, 2014
NBAA Climb Via Training Presentation Addresses Upcoming Phraseology Changes
Airport Managers Reminded to Submit A/FD Edits Through FAA Portal
GAMA: General Aviation Aircraft Deliveries Rose in 2013
NBAA Update, 14-07, Feb. 17, 2014
NBAA Thanks House for Supporting Transparency on FAA's Controversial Sleep Apnea Proposal
NBAA Lauds Latest Court Decision Preserving Access to Santa Monica Airport
FAA Streamlines Angle of Attack Indicator Certification, Enhancing Safety
NBAA Update, #14-06, Feb. 10, 2014
NBAA Member to Congress: 'Business Aviation a Big Asset for Small Businesses'
FAA, DOT at Odds Over Revised Guidance for Aircraft Held in Non-Citizen Trusts
Safety Spotlight: Duke Energy - Safety Unites Diverse Operations
NBAA Update, #14-05, Feb. 3, 2014
NBAA Welcomes Industry-Recommended Changes to RVSM Certification Process
Navigating the Streamlined RVSM Authorization Process: An Overview
NBAA Opposes FAA Proposal Removing Average Weight Figures
NBAA Update, #14-04, Jan. 27, 2014
NBAA Mourns the Passing of NASAO CEO Henry Ogrodzinski
NBAA's Bolen Salutes Aviation Legend Russ Meyer at Wichita Tribute
NBAA Shows Students How Business Aviation Works
NBAA Update, #14-03, Jan. 20, 2014
NBAA Welcomes Positive Senate, FAA Developments on Sleep Apnea-Screening Policy
NTSB's 2014 'Most Wanted' List Includes Items That Apply to Business Aviation
Congressional Appropriations Bill Reflects Key GA Priorities
NBAA Update, #14-02, Jan. 13, 2014
Bolen Thanks LoBiondo for Work to Bring Transparency to FAA's Sleep Apnea Screening Proposal
NBAA Cautious About New TSA Repair Station Rule
Bolen, Others Meet With Rep. Holmes Norton on Reopening DC Heliport
NBAA Update, #14-01, Jan. 6, 2014
FAA Selects Unmanned Aircraft System Testing Sites
Applications for 2014 NBAA Flying Safety Awards Now Available
Uniting a Diverse Aviation Operation With Safety and Support
NBAA Update, #13-52, Dec. 30, 2013
Security, Safety, Professionalism Remained in View for NBAA and Industry in 2013
Cirrus Founders Among Newest to Be Inducted Into National Aviation Hall of Fame
No Plane No Gain Message Remained Relevant as Ever in 2013
NBAA Update, #13-51, Dec. 23, 2013
NBAA Welcomes FAA's Delay on Sleep-Apnea Policy Pending Industry Input
NBAA, Others Request Fiscal 2014 Funding for Unleaded Avgas-Transition Effort
NBAA: Congressional Budget Package Should Avert Another Industry-Damaging Shutdown
NBAA Update, #13-50, Dec. 16, 2013
In Hearing Testimony, Bolen Underscores Guiding Principles for Future Aviation Planning
At Aviation Hearing, Bolen Reiterates Concerns Over Sleep Apnea Changes, EU-ETS
NBAA Further Troubled by FAA's Comments Last Week on Sleep-Apnea Controversy
NBAA Update, #13-49, Dec. 9, 2013
Bolen to Testify in Upcoming House Hearing
Key House Committee Approves Bill on FAA Sleep Apnea Policy
NBAA Welcomes House Passage of Aviation Security Stakeholder Participation Act
NBAA Update, #13-48, Dec. 2, 2013
NBAA Comments on DOT Air Charter Broker NPRM
NBAA Welcomes Enactment of Small Aircraft Revitalization Act Into Law
E-STMP is Gone, But Winter Demand at Colorado Airports Remains
NBAA Update, #13-47, Nov. 25, 2013
NBAA Supports House Bill Calling for FAA to Follow Rulemaking Process on Sleep Apnea
Contact Congress and Ask Your House Lawmaker to Support Legislation on FAA's Sleep Apnea Requirements
FAA Announces Phase 2 of the North Atlantic Data Link Mandate
NBAA Update, #13-46, Nov. 18, 2013
NBAA Welcomes Final Congressional Passage of Small Aircraft Revitalization Act
Report: Government Shutdown Costly for Business Aviation
FAA Requests Comments on Draft of Weight and Balance Standards
NBAA Update, #13-45, Nov. 11, 2013
NBAA Tops 10,000 Members for First Time
FAA Changing Flight Plan Requirements for PBN Routes
In Business Aviation, Early Face-to-Face Connections Are Essential When Hiring
NBAA Update, #13-44, Nov. 4, 2013
NBAA Opposes Santa Monica Council's Latest Action on City's Airport
Aviation Groups Urge Congress to Preserve Contract Towers in FY14
NBAA: Cold and Flu Season a Reminder for Drug-Impairment Awareness
NBAA Update, #13-43, Oct. 28, 2013
NBAA Convention a Resounding Success for the Business Aviation Industry
2013 NBAA/CAN Soiree Raises $440,000 for Life-Saving Flights
See Dozens of Planes, Other Convention Highlights, in NBAA's Photo Galleries
NBAA Update Daily Edition With NBAA2013 Highlights, Oct. 24, 2013
NBAA Convention a Resounding Success for the Business Aviation Industry
Photo Galleries Capture Convention Highlights
Video Galleries Chronicle NBAA2013
NBAA Update Daily Edition With NBAA2013 Highlights, Oct. 23, 2013
Astronaut Gene Cernan Receives Meritorious Service to Aviation Award at NBAA2013
GA Leaders Panel at NBAA2013 Focuses on Industry Collaboration in Challenging Times
See Video Highlights from the Second Day of NBAA2013
NBAA Update Daily Edition With NBAA2013 Highlights, Oct. 22, 2013
Actor, Pilot Harrison Ford Accepts Humanitarian Honor at NBAA2013
NBAA2013 Speakers Emphasize Industry's Importance Through Evolving Times
CEO Testimonials, Global Operators Study Unveiled at Media Kickoff Breakfast
NBAA Update, #13-42, Oct. 21, 2013
NBAA: Momentum Strong Going Into Convention
Bolen Previews Business Aviation's Biggest Annual Event
NBAA2013 Will Feature Insights From Government, Industry Leaders

NBAA Update, #13-41, Oct. 14, 2013
NBAA, Other Aviation Groups Rally Congress for Restoration of FAA Funding
GA Associations: DOT Urgently Needs to Exercise Legal Authority to Reopen Aircraft RegistryNBAA Emphasizing Shutdown's Toll on Business Aviation With National, Local Media Outlets
NBAA Update, #13-40, Oct. 7, 2013
The Government Shutdown: NBAA Website Details Industry Impact, Association's Actions, Advocacy Tools
Bolen Details for Congress Government Shutdown's 'Intense' Impact on Business Aviation
In Letter to President, Congress, Bolen Says Government Shutdown Means Vital Industry Shutdown
NBAA Update, #13-39, Sept. 30, 2013
Government Shutdown Expected to Have Limited Immediate Impact on Essential Aviation Safety Services
House Small Business Committee to Host GA Roundtable This Week
NTSB Finalizes Rule Changes for Aviation Certificate Enforcement Appeals Process
NBAA Update, #13-38, Sept. 23, 2013
As Global Aviation Policy Meeting Nears, NBAA Welcomes Emissions Proposal
NBAA Actively Involved in NOTAM Evolution
Industry Group Seeks NBAA Member Feedback About Delivery of Weather Data

NBAA Update, #13-37, Sept. 16, 2013
Industry Coalition Addresses Aircraft Crew Visa Situation in India
NBAA Highlights Need for Vigilance, Advocacy at Chicago-Area Forum
Reminder: Henderson Aircraft Parking Reservations Required for NBAA2013

NBAA Update, #13-36, Sept. 9, 2013
In Beijing, Bolen, Other GA Leaders Welcome New APEC Guidelines for Business Aviation
Last Call to Take 2012 General Aviation and Part 135 Activity Survey
'Behavioral Drift' Threatens the Safety of Flight Operations
NBAA Update, #13-35, Sept. 2, 2013
NBAA Analyzing OSHA's Final Flight Attendant Workplace Regulations
Efforts Underway to Explain, Enhance and Expand Pilot's Bill of Rights
SEC Disclosures: Is Your Company Following Best Practices?
NBAA Update, #13-34, Aug. 26, 2013
FAA Releases Final Policy on ASDI Blocking Requests
National Weather Service Upgrades Could Improve Aviation Forecasts Within the Year
As Hurricane Season Returns, NBAA ATS Will Provide Information to Inform Your Flight Decisions
NBAA Update, #13-33, Aug. 19, 2013
Bolen Meets With DOT Secretary Foxx, Discusses Importance of Business Aviation
NBAA Gets Quick FAA Action on Troublesome NOTAM Website Disclaimers
IRS, Treasury Department Release Priority Guidance Plan
NBAA Update, #13-32, Aug. 12, 2013
Business Aviation Groups Welcome Canadian Court's Overturn of Untenable Aircraft-Use Policy
Operators Urged to Take General Aviation and Part 135 Activity Survey
Nominations Issued for NBAA Board of Directors
NBAA Update, #13-31, Aug. 5, 2013
NBAA Lauds Senate Committee's Passage of Small Aircraft Revitalization Act
State Department Issues International Travel Alert
At NBAA2013, Build A Plane to Present 'Teachers' Day,' Sponsored by Honeywell Aerospace
NBAA Update, #13-30, July 29, 2013
NBAA Lauds New Record of 200 House GA Caucus Members
Business Aircraft Accident Rates Mixed in First Half of 2013
Get to Know Your Airport's Operations Crew
NBAA Update, #13-29, July 22, 2013
Small Aircraft Revitalization Act Gains Swift House Approval
Aviation Officials: NextGen Pace Threatened by Sequester-Driven Uncertainty
NBAA, Others Join With FAA to Warn Pilots of Potential Impairment From Common Medications
NBAA Update, #13-28, July 15, 2013
NBAA Welcomes House Committee's Passage of Small Aircraft Revitalization Act
House General Aviation Caucus Achieves Record Membership
Reminder: Operators Urged to Take General Aviation and Part 135 Activity Survey
NBAA Update, #13-27, July 8, 2013
FAA Publishes Final Ruling on Phase-Out of Stage 2 Aircraft
Anthony Foxx Sworn In as Nation's 17th DOT Secretary
FileSmart Initiative Urges Pilots to File Early, Accurately
NBAA Update, #13-26, July 1, 2013
NBAA Welcomes Confirmation of Anthony Foxx as DOT Secretary
New NBAA Resource on Net Investment Income Tax
Use Proper 'Descend Via' Phraseology on Optimized Profile Descents
NBAA Update, #13-25, June 24, 2013
What You Need to Know About CBP's New Southern Border Overflight-Exemption Process
FAA Reverses 2010 Moratorium on Non-Citizen Trusts, Concerns Still Remain
Signs Point to Improvements in Job Market for Aviation Grads
NBAA Update, #13-24, June 17, 2013
CBP Updates Southern Border Overflight-Exemption Process
FAA Releases Non-Citizen Trust Final Policy Guidance
Rep. Pompeo Champions Bill to Support Business Aviation on House Floor
NBAA Update, #13-23, June 10, 2013
GA Avgas Coalition Praises FAA's Announcement to Solicit Candidate Fuels in Search of an Unleaded Avgas
NBAA's Bolen Represents Business Aviation in High-Profile NextGen Forum
NBAA Unveils 'FileSmart' Initiative
NBAA Update, #13-22, June 3, 2013
Aviation Coalition's Letter Underscores Need for Continued ATC Tower Funding
NBAA Urges Operators to Take General Aviation and Part 135 Activity Survey
NBAA Launching FileSmart Initiative June 6 at White Plains Forum
NBAA Update, 13-21, May 27, 2013
EBACE2013: Another Strong, Successful Year for Europe's Premier Business Aviation Event
FAA Follows Recent Industry Safety Meeting With Letter Offering Summer Tips
NBAA Welcomes Senate Legislation to Simplify Certification for General Aviation Aircraft
NBAA Update, 13-20, May 20, 2013
NBAA Advocacy Achieves Breakthrough on Federal Excise Tax Issue
Foxx, Whitaker Get White House Nod for Top Aviation Posts
FAA Meets With NBAA, Other Groups About Cutting Accident Rates
NBAA Update, Issue 13-19, May 13, 2013
NBAA Applauds DOT's Decision to Preserve Sequester-Targeted ATC Towers
New Legislation Would Smooth Certification for General Aviation Aircraft
New and Pre-Owned Aircraft Markets Show Signs of Rebounding
NBAA Update, Issue 13-18, May 6, 2013
NBAA Welcomes Forceful Calls From House, Senate for Keeping ATC Towers Open
Mayors Echo Congressional Call For Keeping Towers Open
NBAA Working to Stop Landing Fee Increase at Santa Monica
NBAA Update, Issue 13-17, April 29, 2013
NBAA Lauds Congressional Action to Keep Towers Open and Controllers on the Job
Faced With Workforce Shortages, Industry Initiatives Aim to Attract New Talent
NBAA's Maintenance Management Conference Attracts Record Number of Exhibitors, Attendees