FC - Upfront
WINGS course completions top 10,000
FAA has issued more than 10,000 WINGS course completion credits for the online pilot proficiency training courses of PilotWorkshops.com. The company has been creating WINGS-approved training programmes since 2006.
Air Partner combines accreditation with positive 2H2013
Private aviation services provider Air Partner has been certified ISO 9001:2008 compliant as the only air charter broker in the UK. Air Partner’s certification covers offices in the UK, Austria, France, Germany, Italy and...
Meridian boasts safety reputation
Teterboro, New Jersey based Meridian Air Charter (Meridia) has been recognised by the NBAA as a member company with an exceptional safety record through its Flying Safety Awards programme.
Gulfstream marks one-year presence in Beijing
Gulfstream celebrated the first anniversary of its service centre, Gulfstream Beijing, at Beijing Capital International Airport (ZBAA).
GlobeAir ahead of curve with new EASA compliance
Web Manuals, developer of knowledge management solutions for the aviation industry, is welcoming European private jet operator GlobeAir in becoming the latest business to sign up to the cloud-based compliance application...
Guernsey Registry goes live
Aircraft registered in the USA have tail numbers prefixed “N” and those in France are “F” - but the latest country to launch an aircraft registry is the tiny island of Guernsey in the English Channel which has selected...
Slump in charter brings overall activity down
According to WINGX`s latest monthly bizav monitor there were 48,746 departures in November, 14% fewer than the previous month but just 0.9% less than in November 2012, bringing the year-to-date (YTD) trend down by -2.7%.
Duncan Aviation celebrates half a decade of business
Last week, on the 5th of December, it was exactly 50 years ago that Donald Duncan founded Duncan Beechcraft-Lincoln, a family farm, selling surplus government airplanes and car dealerships in Clarinda, Iowa, to a...