Author Archives: Lindsey Oliver

BBGA Signature Flight Support acquires Wiggins Airways FBO

Tweet Signature Flight Support has agreed to acquire the FBO assets of Wiggins Airways, Inc. from Ameriflight, LLC at Manchester – Boston Regional Airport (MHT) in Manchester, New Hampshire. The transaction is expected to close in October. Signature Manchester, New … Continue reading

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BBGA member London Oxford Airport host Embraer Legacy 500

Tweet Sees heightened biz av movements following EBACE ‘offer’ London Oxford Airport welcomed Embraer’s newest certificated family member, the midsize Legacy 500 last week as a company demonstrator flew in as part of a brief regional tour.  While this was … Continue reading

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IS-BAH Workshop and Auditors Workshop- 4th November Farnborough

Tweet Implemented on July 1, 2014, the International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH) is designed to promote use of industry best practices blended through a progressive Safety Management System (SMS) for Fixed Based Operations (FBO) and Business Aircraft Handling … Continue reading

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BBGA member Marshall Aviation wins contract from BLINK

Tweet Marshall Aviation Services wins multi-year support contract from British air taxi operator Blink Marshall Aviation Services at Cambridge announced today the signing of an agreement with Blink, the six-year-old Blackbushe, UK-based air taxi and jet charter operator, to provide … Continue reading

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BBGA teams with two industry specialists – Emerald Media and WINGX Advance

Tweet BBGA teams with two industry specialists – Emerald Media and WINGX Advance As it faces fresh new challenges including APD on business aviation and the threat of unwelcome border force charges at its FBOs, the British Business General Association … Continue reading

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Useful information on Third Country Operators, TCO’s

Tweet Please see below a link that offers useful information on Third Country Operators, (TCO’s).  It covers applicability, applications and technical issues. https://www.easa.europa.eu/the-agency/faqs/third-country-operators-tco

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BBGA member Air Charter Service reports strong first half year results

Tweet Aircraft charter specialist, Air Charter Service, has reported a strong first half of the year for all three of its divisions in both revenue and charter numbers. Chairman, Chris Leach, observes: “The figures across the board make pleasant reading. … Continue reading

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BBGA member Bombardier release their organisational chart

Tweet please click on the link to see the new organisational chart BBA Leadership Team Sept 18 2014

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APD Announcement for Business Aviation 2015

Tweet APD Announcement Business Aviation 2015 Earlier this year we were informed of potential changes to the current APD charging process for the aviation sector. The proposals have simplified the charging process for scheduled airlines and reduced APD charges for … Continue reading

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BBGA member London Executive Aviation host the 4th Aviation Polo Challenge

Tweet Thank you for making the 4th Aviation Polo Challenge a great success! LEA, Stobart Air and Inflite were pleased to see so many of you come with your families to support this event. After working up an appetite watching … Continue reading

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