January 29, 2024

Podcast: Continuing the Quest for Safety Excellence

NBAA's Dr. Tony Kern Professionalism in Aviation Award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professionalism and leadership in support of business aviation safety. In this podcast, three of the 2023 Kern Award recipients discuss how they are continuing their efforts to enhance safety, and how you can, too.
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January 26, 2024

Super Bowl LVIII – Las Vegas, NV – Feb. 11, 2024

Super Bowl LVIII will take place Sunday, Feb. 11, 2024, at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, NV. Game time will be at 3:30 p.m. (PST). The following information has been gathered by NBAA air Traffic Services to assist business aircraft operators planning trips into and out of the Las Vegas metropolitan area during the published timeframes.
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January 25, 2024

Media Outlets Update Bizav Story to Reflect NBAA’s Information

When media outlets published an incomplete story about the many reasons why America’s leading companies allow for non-business use of aircraft by key employees, NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen was quick to correct the misconception with a letter some media organizations published to correct or clarify their coverage of the issue.
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January 25, 2024

Industry Professionals Discuss Bizav Challenges at NBAA, AIA Workshop

More than 70 aviation professionals met Jan. 23, 2024, for an engaging, interactive workshop, hosted by NBAA and the Aviation Insurance Association, to focus on the issues most important to today’s business aviation industry.
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January 24, 2024

MEDIA ADVISORY: Miami Aviation Forum to Gather Local Students, Businesses Focused on Sustainability, Workforce

NBAA will host the 2024 Miami-Opa locka Regional Forum Jan. 31, 2024, at Miami- Opa locka Executive Airport (OPF).
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January 23, 2024

NBAA Joins Call for Senate to Move Ahead on Long-Term FAA Reauthorization Bill; Issues Call to Action to its Members

NBAA joined with 22 additional aviation groups in sending an urgent call for U.S. Senate leadership to markup and pass the comprehensive five-year FAA reauthorization bill that remains under deliberation in the chamber.
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Jan/Feb 2024

Kern Recipient Reflects on Safety Keys That Served Him Well

NBAA 2023 Dr. Tony Kern Professionalism in Aviation Award recipient Boyd Brokaw believes patience and communication form the foundation of effective flight deck resource management.
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January 22, 2024

Updated NBAA Top Safety Focus Areas Help Aviators Reduce Operational Risk

The NBAA Safety Committee has released its 2024 Top Safety Focus Areas to help business aircraft operators avoid incidents and operate with less risk.
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Jan/Feb 2024

FAA Part 135/Part 380 Notice of Intent Sparks Concerns

Potential changes suggested in the agency’s NOI could disrupt public charter operations conducted under on-demand Part 135, jeopardizing service options in small communities, unnecessarily threatening long-standing industry business models and hurting innovative and emission-free emerging technologies.
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January 22, 2024

Podcast: The Role of Aviation Managers in Developing a Just Workplace Culture

Recently, NBAA spoke with four business aviation young professionals about how important it has been for them to find jobs with employers with a just and welcoming organizational culture. Today's podcast discusses why it's important that aviation managers understand their role in creating a culture that values employees' perspectives.
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January 17, 2024

NBAA, Association Partners Voice Concerns with Aeronautical Activity Definition

NBAA, together with association partners, collaboratively submitted comments on the proposed changes to the FAA’s definition of aeronautical activity. The groups cautioned the FAA that proposed changes to the definition may have unintended consequences and create unnecessary complications.
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January 16, 2024

NBAA Offers Regional PDP Courses in Michigan, Texas

On the heels of a highly successful Professional Development Program course last fall in Utah, NBAA is hosting two Professional Development program courses in conjunction with local and regional business aviation groups.
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Jan/Feb 2024

Kern Award Winner Garry Melia: Safety Is a Collaborative Give and Take

A 24-year veteran of MassMutual flight operations, Garry Melia offers his perspective on maintaining good safety practices through effective leadership.
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January 8, 2024

NBAA Raises Alarm Over Potential Ban on GA Flights at Dublin

NBAA has appealed to the U.S. Ambassador to Ireland and the Irish Ambassador to the U.S. a threatened ban on general aviation aircraft, including business aviation, at Dublin Airport (DUB).
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January 8, 2024

Podcast: YoPro Perspectives on the Role of Culture in Workforce Recruitment and Retention

Business aviation's young professionals are not only establishing their places in the industry; they are also defining its future, and that includes seeking out company cultures that welcome and encourage new perspectives and solutions.
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January 4, 2024

DOT, FAA Increase Civil Penalties for Aviation Violations

Fines imposed by the Department of Transportation (DOT), including the FAA, for violating regulations have increased under the DOT’s annual adjustment to its civil penalty amounts.
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January 3, 2024

Colorado Bizav Groups Gear Up for 2024 Advocacy Efforts

The Colorado Aviation Business Association, Colorado Pilots Association and Colorado Airport Operators Association – along with NBAA – are planning to increase advocacy efforts in the new year to promote business aviation in the state.
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Jan/Feb 2024

Managing Passenger Expectations: Communicate and Offer Options

Smart planning, constant communication with principals and offering options for unexpected contingencies can prevent logistical headaches for business aircraft operators.
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Nov/Dec 2023

Kern Award Winner Gullingsrud: Maintenance Offers a Lifetime of Learning

Bruce Gullingsrud, one of nine 2023 Dr. Tony Kern Professionalism in Aviation Award recipients, shares insight he’s gathered during an aviation maintenance career stretching across nearly half a century.
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December 26, 2023

Take a Look Back at NBAA’s Top Articles of 2023

From workforce challenges to operational regulations and everything in between, NBAA’s most-clicked articles of 2023 looked at a wide range of issues facing the business aviation industry this year.
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