NBAA Focus

NBAA Focus: FAA Approves Extension to  NBAA Small Aircraft Exemption

NBAA Focus: FAA Approves Extension to NBAA Small Aircraft Exemption

 The FAA recently approved an extension to NBAA’s Small Aircraft Exemption, allowing NBAA members that operate small aircraft to take advantage of the flexibility usually offered to operators of larger, turbine-powered aircraft. Additionally, the FAA has removed a previous limitation that restricted the use of the exemption only to operations conducted within the United States. Read More

NBAA Focus: Montana’s Bozeman Airport Sets  Positive Example for Airport Operators

NBAA Focus: Montana’s Bozeman Airport Sets Positive Example for Airport Operators

Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) in Montana is among the busiest and fastest-growing small-hub airports in the Northwest, hosting a variety of aircraft operations, including scheduled airlines, Part 91 and Part 135 operators, helicopters, glider towing, air ambulance, cargo, military training, flight schools and light general aviation. To their credit, airport management and the Gallatin Read More

NBAA Focus: Business Aviation Insider: Industry Moves Towards Sustainable Aviation Fuels

Make no mistake: jet fuels derived from renewable energy sources aren’t a far-off dream. Multiple technology paths exist to produce such fuels, and innumerable test flights over the past decade have consistently demonstrated their equal performance to conventional Jet A.  However, a lack of widescale production facilities and distribution outlets have hindered broader adoption of Read More

NBAA Focus: NBAA Continues Investment in Developing Future Industry Workforce

Business aviation faces an unprecedented shortage of qualified workers to fill roles in flight departments, maintenance facilities and support operations. NBAA is dedicated to bolstering the business aviation workforce of today, while also developing the next generation of industry leaders. For example, earlier this year NBAA joined with fellow aviation stakeholders to support the Aviation Read More

NBAA Focus: NBAA Scholarship Award  Truly a Life-Changing Event

NBAA Focus: NBAA Scholarship Award Truly a Life-Changing Event

The NBAA Charities scholarship program helps support expanding careers within our industry, often leading recipients down new career paths where possibilities for advancement and new opportunities await. Sometimes, they can mean even more. When Aleesa (Kurtz) Radoncic, aircraft operations and logistics manager at Orbis International, received a $10,000 Schedulers & Dispatchers (S&D) Training Scholarship in Read More