Jet Aviation Boston-Bedford open for business
Jet Aviation recently openend a new hangar and FBO terminal at Hanscom Field (BED) in Boston/Bedford, MA. An official opening ceremony was held early last week, with over 80 attendees.
“The new facilities are designed and built to improve safety and efficiency, and are also more protective of the environment,” commented Jet Aviation President Rob Smith during the opening ceremony. “We are working with the US Green Building Council to gain Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification.”
The hangar features 40,000 sq ft of space, able to accommodate aircraft such as the Gulfstream G650 and Bombardier Global 7000. According to a company statement, the two-story FBO terminal has 13,000 sq ft dedicated to customer service and another 16,000 sq ft of office and shop space. The 92,000 sq ft ramp and apron have been upgraded as well, while a new entrance roadway, parking, and utilities connecting to the FBO have been installed.
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The expanded FBO at Boston-Bedford is among many recent and upcoming improvements to Jet Aviation’s Global FBO Network,” added Jet Aviation North America FBO Operations VP John Langevin. “The new FBO at Washington Dulles International opened in April and a grand opening is planned soon for the newly-branded Jet Aviation San Juan FBO at Luis Muñoz Marin International in Puerto Rico.”