May 25, 2020

Hot Topics: How to Avoid Illegal Charter Operations

A May 22, 2020, NBAA News Hour webinar examined how to avoid illegal charter operations, which is attracting new customers during the COVID-19 pandemic as travelers seek to minimize their potential exposure to the virus.
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May 25, 2020

Journalists’ Roundtable: Business Aviation and COVID-19

Two veteran business aviation journalists share their perspectives on the industry's response to the coronavirus pandemic.
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May 23, 2020

NBAA, Coalition Petition FCC to Reconsider Approval of Ligado 5G Network

NBAA joined with 10 other industry stakeholders in a petition filed May 22, 2020, requesting the Federal Communications Commission FCC reconsider its approval of Ligado Networks' proposed high-speed broadband cellular network
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May 22, 2020

CNBC Distorts Pandemic’s Impact on Business Aviation, Specifically Charter Company Clay Lacy

A recent CNBC story misrepresented business aviation charter company Clay Lacy, and the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on many companies like it, NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen and National Air Transportation Association President and CEO Tim Obitts wrote in a letter to the network.
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May 21, 2020

EASA Provides Tips For Operating During COVID-19 Pandemic

EASA, in conjunction with the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, has published operational guidelines for the management of air passenger and aviation personnel during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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May 21, 2020

Idaho Businessman Flies Face Coverings to Navajo Nation

Business aviation pilot Dennis Combs is delivering much-needed supplies to Navajo Nation to help in their fight against the pandemic.
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May 21, 2020

Mentors Say Aviation Still a Bright Career, Despite Current Headwinds

On a May 20, 2020, NBAA New Hour, seasoned pros from many corners of the industry encouraged anyone dealing with a professional crisis to stick with it, reach out and not be deterred.
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May 21, 2020

NBAA, NATA Debunk Bloomberg’s Caricature of COVID Impact on Business

May 13, 2020, Bloomberg article missed the astounding impact of the Covid-19 crisis on charter operations, and the citizens, companies and communities relying on this American industry, NBAA and NATA told the publisher in a letter to the editor.
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May 20, 2020

Face Shield Manufacturer Partners with Angel Flight East to Transport PPE

Volunteer pilot organization Angel Flight East is partnering with Project SHIELDS to supply personal protective equipment to dozens of medical facilities throughout the Northeast.
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May 20, 2020

Significant Airway Amendments Planned for South-Central Florida Metroplex

The FAA on May 21, 2020, will implement a number of airway amendments, including changes to published high-altitude RNAV Q-routes and offshore Y-routes, as part of its ongoing redesign of the South-Central Florida Metroplex.
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May 20, 2020

IBAC’s Audit Program Responds to Dynamics of COVID-19

Responding to the global effects of the pandemic, the IBAC now allows completely virtual IS-BAO and IS-BAH audits, as well as extensions, where appropriate.
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May 19, 2020

NBAA’s Reconfigured Regional Rep Program Emphasizes Strong Local Advocacy

NBAA's Regional Representative program has been reconfigured, with an emphasis on maximizing the ability of the association’s regional representatives to support the business aviation community across the country.
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May 19, 2020

NBAA Marks the Passing of NY-Area Advocate William J. McShane

NBAA extends condolences to the family of industry advocate William J. McShane, a founding member the Long Island Business Aviation Association.
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May 19, 2020

COVID-19’s Impact on an Unprecedented Aviation Insurance Market

The aviation insurance market was already tight, due to increased hull and liability claims in the 2010’s. Insurers and attorneys examined the effects of the pandemic on a May 18, 2020, NBAA News Hour webinar.
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May 19, 2020

NBAA, Aviation Groups Balk at Increased Fees for CBP’s User Fee Airports

Responding to notification of fee increases for Customs services at several U.S. airports, NBAA and other aviation associations are urging CBP to consider alternatives in addressing possible budget shortfalls.
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May 18, 2020

NBAA Marks Passing of Flight Training Pioneer Rudy Frasca

Lifelong pilot and Frasca International founder Rudy Frasca passed away May 11, 2020, at the age of 89.
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May 18, 2020

Pilatus Prepares for ‘Severe Turbulence’ Due to COVID-19

Pilatus Aircraft Ltd.’s recent annual report touts an incredible 2019 with incoming orders totaling $1.13 billion, however, this announcement was tempered with concern for the future due to pandemic-driven market uncertainty.
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May 18, 2020

Humanitarian Groups Adopt New Missions While Preparing for Future

Even as COVID-19 has dominated the nation's healthcare infrastructure since March, other medical concerns have not disappeared, and business aviation has continued to support these efforts.
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May 18, 2020

NBAA Applauds Appointment of Fraser, Shortt to DOT’s Women in Aviation Board

NBAA welcomed the appointments of association Board Director Kate Fraser and NBAA Advisory Council Member Kriya Shortt to the U.S. Department of Transportation's newly formed Women in Aviation Advisory Board.
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May 18, 2020

How the CARES Act Federal Excise Tax Suspension Applies to Business Aviation

On a May 15, 2020, NBAA News Hour webinar, industry experts discussed the suspension of FET – and how it applies – in detail.
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