Airports, Heliports and FBOs

New developments at airports and heliports, including regulations and noise issues; legal disputes; openings, acquisitions and mergers of FBOs; AIN’s Annual FBO Survey Reports; and news, issues and concerns regarding fuel cards, fuel prices and alternative fuels.

Oct 2, 2014 - 2:15 PM
Bond Helicopters, which has used Blackpool as a base for offshore oil-and-gas flights, is looking for an alternative airfield.
Sep 30, 2014 - 3:33 PM
Black Forest Ventures hopes to build a $20 million facility at Hobby–a 20,000-sq-ft terminal and two 38,000-sq-ft hangars.
Sep 30, 2014 - 3:10 PM
New $1.6 million facility features a 3,700-sq-ft private air terminal, 7,000-sq-ft hangar and 171,000-sq-ft ramp.
Sep 25, 2014 - 3:05 PM
He will oversee the development of a new Meridian FBO at Hayward (Calif.) Executive Airport and expand aircraft management business on the West Coast.
Sep 25, 2014 - 2:55 PM
Bureau of Safety and Environment mulls including industry standards for design, construction and maintenance of helidecks in regulations.
Sep 18, 2014 - 2:45 PM
Affected airports are closed to non-humanitarian aircraft traffic at least through the weekend.
Sep 18, 2014 - 2:40 PM
Agency received more than 1,000 comments about its proposed policy regarding the non-aeronautical use of airport hangars.
Sep 18, 2014 - 2:35 PM
Town could impose an Aspen-style slot system with curfews and raise landing fees, fuel prices and hangar rents.
Sep 18, 2014 - 2:15 PM
Baumgartner brings expertise in FBO operations, procurement and mergers and acquisitions.
Sep 16, 2014 - 3:15 PM
The company recently signed agreements with Gate V and Fame Executive Aviation, the previous MRO and FBO service providers at the field.