NATA’s Essential Stakeholder Gatherings Highlight How General Aviation Advances Communities Across America

The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) announced the launch of a new initiative called “General Aviation Advancing America.” At cities throughout the U.S., NATA leadership will join in focus groups consisting of 10 or fewer essential community and aviation stakeholders to discuss how rural airports serve as a runway for economic development, job recovery, and […]

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Aviation Associations Applaud $10 Billion for Airports in Senate GOP COVID-19 Package

Senate Republican leaders yesterday released the details of their next COVID-19 relief package, collectively called the HEALS Act, which calls for additional $10 billion in emergency funding for airports, as well as nearly $2 billion in additional resources for TSA and CBP. Aviation Associations, including ACI-NA, AAAE and NASAO, were quick to recognize the steps […]

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NATA’s Ground Handling Safety Symposium (GHSS) to Take Place in a New Digital Format

The National Air Transportation Association (NATA)’s Ground Handling Safety Symposium (GHSS) is back in a new digital format for 2020. The 4th installment of the GHSS will be held from September 22-24, 2020, featuring keynote speaker, Neil Smith, Secretary General, International Union of Aerospace Insurers. The new format will feature 2-3 one hour sessions per […]

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NBAA-Backed Workforce, Modernization Provisions Included in House Appropriations Bill

The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today applauded the House Committee on Appropriations for recognizing the importance of aviation in shaping the country’s future and for supporting business aviation’s efforts to attract a diverse and inclusive workforce. The committee’s approval of the fiscal 2021 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies (THUD) funding bill […]

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NBAA’s New, Digital Business Aviation Insider Magazine Now Has Your News Anytime, Anywhere

This COVID-19 moment has underscored as never before the importance of having access anytime, anywhere, to the latest news and information pertaining to business aviation. That’s why the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) has unveiled a new, online version of its flagship magazine, Business Aviation Insider. The online nature of the magazine will enable real-time […]

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NBAA Comments Support FAA’s Supersonic Aircraft Noise Standards

In comments submitted this week, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) reiterated its support for guidance outlined in a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) to develop new standards for noise certification of supersonic aircraft operating in the United States. Emphasizing the need to balance innovation and development of new technologies with […]

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AOPA Cancels 2020 R.A. “Bob” Hoover Awards

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association has canceled the 2020 R.A. “Bob” Hoover Awards because of the ongoing situation surrounding the Coronavirus pandemic. The awards were originally set to take place on March 18 in Washington, D.C., and were rescheduled in conjunction with the National Business Aviation Association’s annual BACE convention in Orlando for Oct. […]

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