NBAA Convention News

Million Air Announces Award Winners, New FBOs

 - October 10, 2011, 9:35 PM

Million Air–which has more than two dozen FBOs in the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean–announced here at the show that its Alexandria, La., facility is its FBO of the Year award winner. Meanwhile, the Salt Lake City location won NetJets’s FBO of the Year award.

Million Air also announced that Andrea Commarto of its Albany, N.Y. facility is its customer service professional of the year and Bryant Wade, at its Tallahassee, Fla. FBO is service professional of the year.

Million Air (Booth No. C7411) also announced three new locations. In Reno, Nev., it is operating out of temporary quarters while awaiting construction (set to begin next June) of a $20 million facility. In Yuma, Ariz., franchisee Freeman Holdings Group opened a $2.2-million, 9,600-sq-ft facility and has added 8,800 sq ft of hangar space. In Calgary, where Million Air is adding its third Canadian FBO, construction is set to begin this year on a $12 million facility. Phase one includes a 7,000-sq-ft terminal and 42,000-sq-ft hangar on seven acres.

Speaking of Million Air’s Canada facilities, the company also announced that its Vancouver facility has been named Best FBO in Western Canada by Wings magazine.