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OSHKOSH, Wis., July 27, 2022 – Revv Aviation is approaching airport Fixed Base Operator (FBO) services in a new way.
Revv Aviation is looking to expand offering flight services to existing and up-and-coming Part 141 aviation programs at two- and four-year secondary education institutions.
Waterford, Michigan — Pentastar Aviation Charter, Inc. has been awarded WYVERN Wingman PRO certification after achieving excellence in association with ongoing participation in WYVERN’s Flight Leader Program (FLP). Wingman PRO validates organizational safety culture utilizing the most advanced safety culture evaluation tools recognized by safety experts and regulatory bodies worldwide. A safety benchmark set above WYVERN’s flagship Wingman program, Wingman PRO is the aviation industry’s highest safety standard.
LOS ANGELES, Calif. / July 20, 2022 / AVIATION NEWS – Fulfilling its commitment made on World Environment Day, Viva Aerobus—Mexico’s ultra-low-cost airline—took its first flight powered by sustainable aviation fuel from Los Angeles to Guadalajara on June 15. The uplift was made possible by the partnership between Avfuel and Neste.
With a mission to reach net-zero by 2050, the business aviation community—which includes fixed base operators (FBOs), airports, corporate flight departments and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs)—needs reliable access to sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). Avfuel, a leading global supplier of aviation fuel and services, recognized this need early on and began looking for the right partners to meet the industry’s growing demand.
Washington, DC, July 11, 2022 – The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) is pleased to announce the recipient of its highest annual honor. The William A. “Bill” Ong Memorial Award will be presented to aviation entrepreneur, Craig R. Sincock, owner, president and CEO of Avfuel. The award will be presented during a luncheon on November 3, held in conjunction with the NATA 2022 Aviation Business Conference in Miami.
Fort Lauderdale, FL – Banyan Air Service has promoted Eddie Osborne to Safety and Training Manager. In his new role, Eddie will oversee the training of the entire Customer Support team which includes 50 line service technicians and 11 customer relations specialists with the help of 6 on-the-job trainers who are responsible for onboarding and proper training of new recruits. He is also responsible for maintaining the safety standards and qualifications for Banyan’s policies and procedures, OSHA and IS-BAH certifications, SMS system, reviewing incident reports and ensuring each teammate is current with NATA and Avfuel training.
Aurora, Ill., July 5, 2020 – Huron Regional Airport, in Huron, S.D., is the latest fixed-base operation to be a part of the Revv Aviation family. Located in the east-central part of the state, Huron is the county seat of Beadle County and is world renowned for pheasant hunting.
The re-branded London Southend Jet Centre (LSJC) hosted its first Open Day to the aviation community on the 16th June. The purpose of the Open Day was to enable brokers, airlines and tour operators to experience the facilities and meet the team. There was also an opportunity to go on the ramp and see the based aircraft available at London Southend, as well as getting up close to some special visitors, including a Vulcan Bomber, Douglas C47 and an electric Pipistrel. The event attracted over 50 brokers, airlines and tour operators.
Continuing the company’s pledge to invest in the health and wellness of its employees, guests, and communities, Sheltair announced its partnership with healthy snack marketplace company airfare. After collaborating during this past winter and spring over select events and locations, the plant-based snack options received overwhelmingly positive feedback and will now permanently enhance Sheltair’s pilot lounges and lobbies further supporting its guests’ experience.