NBAA Focus: NBAA Small Business Committee Offers Tips for Flight Department Mission Statements

A new resource from NBAA’s Small Flight Department Subcommittee, “Managing the Business of a Flight Department: Crafting an Effective Mission Statement,” provides advice on how to develop a strong mission statement that offers internal and external parties the opportunity to consider why the operation exists, what it does on a day-to-day basis, and its value as Read More

NBAA Focus: UNLV Rescinds Request for Review of Sport Complex Site Near LAS

Recently, business aviation stakeholders operating around Las Vegas, NV weighed in on the FAA’s obstruction analysis of a proposed University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) stadium less than a mile from McCarran International Airport (LAS), and its potential effects on aviation operations over the city. Following this community feedback, UNLV rescinded its request to have Read More

NBAA Focus: Four GA Airports Recognized for Exemplary Winter Storm Responses

Snow and ice have major impacts on airport operations, requiring skill, preparation and perseverance to keep airfields open and operating safely. Four U.S. airports with a significant business aviation presence were recently honored with the 2017 Balchen/Post Awards for their handling of winter-related challenges. Laurence G. Hanscom Field Airport (BED) in Bedford, MA won top Read More

Look Up,  Look Down… Look Out!

Look Up, Look Down… Look Out!

A basic guide to the most valuable navigation device you probably rarely use. If you are experienced using your airplane’s on-board radar, and you turn it on during most of your flights, then congratulations! You are a rare breed! However, if you are like most pilots, you probably don’t use your radar often and feel Read More

AirVenture 2017 Air Show Performance Schedule

AirVenture’s daily air shows feature a wide variety of precision aerobatics, the latest innovations, rare and unique flying examples, and history coming alive. As of press time, the following acts had been confirmed for this year’s AirVenture. This does not include all of the acts, and the daily schedule is subject to change any time. Check Read More