Preparing and presenting a budget to the company principal can be challenging when running a small flight operation, but there are steps aviation managers can take to become more comfortable with the process. “As a flight department leader, you have to understand the numbers,” said Jim Lara, principal for business aviation consulting firm Gray Stone Advisors. “Do your homework and be very familiar with them. Second, you have to understand your audience and how they process information and make decisions.”
In this episode of NBAA’s “Flight Plan,” host Rob Finfrock speaks with:
Eric Canup, head of flight operations, Live Oak Bank
NBAA has announced its 2021 Business Aviation Top 40 Under 40, a select group of young professionals recognized by their peers for their contributions to our industry. In this episode, three of these dynamic individuals share their personal stories.
Business aircraft operators flying overseas continue to face virus-related challenges that can vary greatly from country to country. Learn how detailed contingency planning and continuous monitoring of conditions on the ground can help overcome these hurdles.