As part of its commitment to veterans and military service members,
American Aero presented the Navy SEAL Foundation with its 2022 donation—a
check for $18,875, funded by a portion of fuel sales. That brings the FBO’s
total contributions to $170,000.
In 1936, Elliott Aviation—then Elliott Flying Service—was just an airport
hangar and grass airstrip in DeWitt, Iowa, without running water or
electricity. With just one 300-gallon fuel truck, founder Herb Elliott
traded flying lessons for other needs including a well and a pump.
American Flight Support is a rapidly expanding Charter and Trip Support
company, with its headquarters in Scottsdale, AZ, and operational office in
Mexico City, along with five satellite offices and 72 representatives
spread out over Mexico, the Caribbean, and Latin America.
ETAM AVITAT SERVICES LTD is pleased to announce its listing on the
AC-U-KWIK platform as a world-class trip support services organization.
Meridian, the award-winning private aviation company, is pleased to
announce that its West Coast fixed base operation (FBO), Meridian Hayward,
was again voted the Corporate Aircraft Association’s (CAA) Preferred FBO at
Hayward Executive Airport (KHWD) in Hayward, CA.
L3Harris Technologies’ has selected Garmin’s G3000™ tandem integrated
flight deck as part of a U.S. Special Operations Command Armed Overwatch
program contract. L3Harris’ Sky Warden™ platform includes the first
forward-fit deployable combat aircraft featuring Garmin’s G3000 tandem
integrated flight deck.
The second and third generation owned and operated, Butterfly Aviation has
served the Goodland, Kansas region since John and Marilyn Collett bought
the existing FBO in 1972.
World Fuel Services (World Fuel) announces myWorld Tankering, a new tool
that automates tankering calculations to help flight operators optimize
fueling over multi-leg trips. myWorld Tankering provides a detailed savings
report giving the user clear direction on where to uplift so they can focus
on lowering their overall trip cost.
World Fuel Services (World Fuel) announces four new locations where pilots
can now experience the Air Elite standard of excellence: StanCraft Jet
Center in Idaho; Gateway Aviation Windsor and Airside Flight Services in
Canada, and São Paulo Catarina International Executive Airport in Brazil.
Million Air has acquired the former Marathon Jet Center at Marathon
International Airport (KMTH), the company’s fourth FBO in Florida and 34th
in the Million Air network. While the sale was finalized in January 2022,
after months of transitioning, the location has undergone a full rebrand to
Million Air Florida Keys.
Three premier, full-service FBOs along Colorado’s Front Range—the Denver
jetCenter (KAPA), Colorado jetCenter (KCOS) and Fort Collins-Loveland
jetCenter (KFNL)—have united under one name: jetCenters of Colorado,
effective Monday, October 17, 2022.
After nearly 35 years of mailing awards to its loyalty program members,
Avfuel Corporation’s AVTRIP rewards program will undergo the transition to
a digital payout method. The fuel supplier has unveiled its plan to update
its awards process as early as the first quarter of 2023, in which case,
AVTRIP members who are owed an award for the 2022 redemption period would
experience a more efficient cash out with a debit push or PayPal® payout.
Comlux Completion has been approved by Airbus ACJ to provide maintenance
services on the latest member of the ACJ Family: the ACJ TwoTwenty. Comlux
Completion is the first - and only, to date - ACJ SCN (Service Center
Network) member in the world authorized to provide line and base
maintenance on the ACJ TwoTwenty airframe, systems and engines.
Fargo Jet Center (FJC), located at Fargo, ND’s Hector International Airport
(KFAR), is expanding its facility with a new $22 million hangar and office
complex. The complex will include a 27,000 sq. ft. maintenance hangar, a
23,000 sq. ft. hangar dedicated to aircraft special mission modifications,
a surround of maintenance and avionics support offices, technical
workspace, and rooms for composite fabrication, paint, and sheet metal
Modern Aviation announced it has executed a definitive purchase agreement
to acquire Mystic Jet Center, LLC, which operates Mystic Jet Center at
KGON, Columbia Air Services-BHB, LLC, which operates Columbia Air Services
at KBHB, and Columbia Air Services-RUT, LLC, which operates Columbia Air
Services at KRUT.
In accordance with the National Air Transportation Association’s (NATA’s)
new Sustainability Standard, Atlantic Aviation has achieved Tier 3 Green
Aviation Business certification for all four FBOs that it operates in
Colorado, joining five other Atlantic Aviation FBOs certified as Green
Aviation Businesses in the United States.
Next year Euro Jet will celebrate its 15th anniversary with a series of
events and content creation highlighting the company’s milestones and
achievements. Since its inception, Euro Jet has grown from a few dozen
employees to over 250, including an expanded Operations Control Center. The
yearly number of flights Euro Jet supports has grown from a few hundred in
its first year to over 15,000 projected by the end of this year.
Sun Air Jets welcomed the public to their newest hangar space at Van Nuys
Airport (KVNY) with a large grand opening event on September 23, 2022. Held
in conjunction with Aeroplex Group Partners, who helped secure the
location, the event welcomed approximately 150 guests to join the Sun Air
Jets and Aeroplex teams in their celebration.
Atlantic Aviation and 4AIR will be advancing their commitment to
sustainability at this year’s NBAA Business Aviation Convention &
Exhibition (BACE) by offering a Book & Claim program for customers arriving
at Atlantic’s FBOs at Orlando Executive Airport (KORL) and Orlando
International Airport (KMCO).
Atlantic Aviation has expanded in the Lone Star State with the completion
of its acquisition and initial renovations of Textar Aviation, one of the
largest FBO properties on Dallas Love Field (KDAL). This newest acquisition
in the Dallas-Fort Worth area gives Atlantic an FBO presence at 15 of the
top 20 business aviation airports in the nation, based on business aircraft