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<span class="entry-title-primary">2018 NBAA-BACE: Optimism and Opportunity</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">A conversation with NBAA’s Ed Bolen</span>

2018 NBAA-BACE: Optimism and Opportunity A conversation with NBAA’s Ed Bolen

With only days remaining until the kick-off of the 2018 NBAA-BACE Convention & Exhibition, the business aviation community prepares to gather for three days of impactful, educational and thought-provoking keynote speakers, forums and exhibits. In addition, safety, emerging technologies and a focus on the emerging young leaders in business aviation will be among the major Read More

Attitude: The Theory of Everything

Attitude: The Theory of Everything

After having flown with hundreds of pilots over the years, I’ve noticed huge variations among the group as it pertains to each individual’s innate ability, dedication to precision and attitude toward their continued education and thorough training.  While some pilots are truly naturals when it comes to stick and rudder, others are masters of the Read More

The Big Things About Little Engines

The Big Things About Little Engines

Bigger, faster, stronger…it’s always better, right? Well, maybe so and maybe no.  In aviation, smaller can bring some real benefits if there are size constraints. The airplane that can’t fit in your hangar will not do a lot of good. And parasite drag is directly commensurate with the size of the object being hurled though Read More

The Difference Between  Good and Bad Decisions

The Difference Between Good and Bad Decisions

Consider yourself in this situation: You’re receiving your Flight Review in your own airplane. You’re in the traffic pattern to a runway that is not terribly short, but your performance calculations reveal to be close to the minimum length you personally accept under the day’s conditions. There’s a 30-foot tall line of trees on the Read More

2018 NBAA-BACE: Optimism and Opportunity • A Conversation with NBAA’s Ed Bolen

2018 NBAA-BACE: Optimism and Opportunity • A Conversation with NBAA’s Ed Bolen

With only days remaining until the kick-off of the 2018 NBAA-BACE Convention & Exhibition, the business aviation community prepares to gather for three days of impactful, educational and thought-provoking keynote speakers, forums and exhibits. In addition, safety, emerging technologies and a focus on the emerging young leaders in business aviation will be among the major themes. Read More