NBAA Focus

New Study Reaffirms Industry’s  Contributions to Successful Companies

New Study Reaffirms Industry’s Contributions to Successful Companies

Ahead of NBAA’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), the largest and most significant event focused on the global impact of business aviation to companies and communities across the nation and around the world, the Association welcomed a new study of S&P 500 companies demonstrating that by a host of measures, the use of business Read More

Graphical Forecast for Aviation Replaces  Text-Based Area Forecasts

Graphical Forecast for Aviation Replaces Text-Based Area Forecasts

  On Oct. 10, the transition to graphical forecasts for aviation (GFAs) for the continental U.S. is set to be complete as traditional textual area forecasts (FAs) will be discontinued. The move, in a transition phase since July, will enable National Weather Service Aviation Weather Center forecasters to focus their efforts on maximizing operational benefit Read More

BAI – Promoting Ethics and Integrity in Business Aviation

Are professional ethics and integrity cornerstones of your organization? How can you encourage ethical behavior throughout your aviation department, charter operation, maintenance facility or other aviation-related business? Simply put, ethics are standards that govern the conduct of members of a society or group, while integrity is adherence to those standards. Those are broad, abstract concepts, Read More

Business Aviation Responds to Calls for Hurricane Relief

Business Aviation Responds to Calls for Hurricane Relief

Over the past two months, the business aviation community has mobilized in response to devastating storms impacting Florida, Texas, and Puerto Rico. They were aided by a resource established by NBAA to connect relief organizations to operators and personnel able to help at a moment’s notice. NBAA’s Humanitarian Emergency Response  Operator (HERO) database is a Read More

The Fight Against ATC Privatization Continues

As Twin & Turbine readers are certainly aware, NBAA and its members have been hard at work this year as part of an historic coalition of voices opposing privatization of air traffic control (ATC) services in the United States. The recent passage of a funding extension for the FAA did not end this fight; to Read More