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.
Compliance inspections have found that some hangars are “routinely used” to store vehicles and large household items.
The goal is for government and industry to work together to have a new unleaded aviation fuel by 2018.
The deal will add some 73 new airports in the Nordic countries and Northern Europe to Air BP’s network.
Fuel represents as much as 70 percent of a business aircraft’s operating costs, and carefully planned fuel tankering can help lower these costs.
Purchase includes facilities in Antigua, St. Kitts and Nevis.
Apex Aviation at Vernal (Utah) Regional Airport and Wells Aircraft at Hutchinson (Kan.) Municipal Airport join the network.
Relaunch includes new customized services, a dedicated team and refreshed logo.
Diamond Dividends program awards members a total of 10,000 FlyBuys Rewards bonus points.
Work in the tower includes replacement of the elevator, upgrading the electrical system and removing asbestos.
Facility built to meet the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (Leed) Platinum certification standards.