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.

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.
Sep 16, 2014 - 3:05 PM
The Epic Card is now accepted at thousands of FBOs globally that process through the U.S. Bank Multi Service Aviation Network.
Sep 11, 2014 - 2:40 PM
Compliance inspections have found that some hangars are “routinely used” to store vehicles and large household items.
Sep 9, 2014 - 3:00 PM
The goal is for government and industry to work together to have a new unleaded aviation fuel by 2018.
Sep 4, 2014 - 2:05 PM
The deal will add some 73 new airports in the Nordic countries and Northern Europe to Air BP’s network.
Aug 28, 2014 - 3:28 PM
Fuel represents as much as 70 percent of a business aircraft’s operating costs, and carefully planned fuel tankering can help lower these costs.