Russia and Ukraine – How could the current crisis affect owners, lessees and operators of aircraft?

In recent months protests and demonstrations across Ukraine have
gained momentum resulting in violent clashes between the opposition
and the government and tragically the loss of life. Now the focus is on
the stand-off developing between Russian and Ukrainian forces in the
Crimean peninsula and attempts are being made by the world’s powers
to prevent the crisis escalating even further.

 

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Aviation – Briefing Note Russia and Ukraine _final_

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BBGA member Rockwell Collins announce enrollment of open for EASA 147 approved Hawker Beechcraft 200 B2 (theory only) course.

 
Rockwell Collins UK is an approved EASA Part 147 Maintenance Training Organisation (MTO) and is currently approved by the UK CAA to conduct B2 (Avionics) theoretical ‘aircraft type’ rated [...] Continue Reading…

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BBGA member GAMA Aviation join with AIR BP to double GA fuel sales at Sharjah Airport

Air BP, the leading international aviation fuel supplier will use this year’s Abu Dhabi Air Expo, February 25 – 27, the only dedicated general aviation air show in the [...] Continue Reading…

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BBGA member Bombardier Learjet 85 aircraft FTV1 has successfully completed APU, engine runs and low-speed taxi tests

Bombardier Aerospace announced today that Learjet has obtained the first flight test permit from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the Learjet 85 aircraft Flight Test Vehicle 1 (FTV1). [...] Continue Reading…

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BBGA member TAG Farnborough Airport Commence Public Consultation on Airspace Change Proposal

TAG Farnborough Airport has started the public consultation on its Airspace Change Proposal (ACP), a formal UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) process that would enable TAG to introduce a [...] Continue Reading…

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BBGA member ReturnJet.com have launched

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We are live!

We have softly launched with a significant element of the UK charter fleet on board, including Hangar8, London Executive Aviation, Centreline, SaxonAir Charter, Executive Aviation Services, Flairjet, Catreus, Dragonfly, [...] Continue Reading…

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BBGA member MedAire release advice ahead of Sochi Winter Games

Tempe – January 30, 2014 – As Russia prepares to welcome the international community to Sochi, there is much speculation and uncertainty surrounding the safety of visitors attending the [...] Continue Reading…

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ICAO Confirmation: Aircraft designations for Learjet 70, 75 and 85

The International Civil Aviation Organization, or ICAO, has confirmed that its Aircraft Type Designator Study Group (ATDSG  has assigned the following designators for our new Learjet 70, Learjet 75 [...] Continue Reading…

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Aviation Taxes in Europe

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BBGA member FlightSafety increase the number of qualified simulators

Five of FlightSafety International’s (FlightSafety) simulators have been qualified to Level D by EASA and the FAA. The company expects three additional VITAL 1100 equipped simulators to receive Level D [...] Continue Reading…

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