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Hangar development purchases Channel Islands Aviation – Camarillo Acorn
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Hangar development purchases Channel Islands Aviation – Camarillo Acorn

FLYING HIGH—Channel Islands Aviation has been bought by CloudNine. Both businesses are based at Camarillo Airport. Courtesy photo Ron Rasak and Nick Martino were constructing CloudNine’s executive hangar development at Camarillo Airport when the longtime aviation enthusiasts realized there was an opportunity to “fill a gap.” Channel Islands Aviation, one of four fixed-base operators on...

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People in Aviation – Aviation International News

TAG Aviation named Jo Goodall CEO of TAG Europe and Steven Young CEO of TAG Asia. Having headed up the marketing department at Farnborough airport since 2007, Elaine Turner has now been appointed global marketing director. Web Manuals elected Jimmy Bäckström chairman of the board of directors. Bäckström joined the board in 2016 and has served...

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FBO Profile: Northgate Aviation Chico Jet Center – Aviation International News

When Star Wars debuted in 1977, few could have imagined that 45 years later it would more popular than ever, having inspired five sequels, three prequels, two stand-alone movies, several animated and live-action series, countless video games, books, toys, and one FBO. Northgate Aviation Chico Jet Center, the lone service provider at California’s Chico Municipal Airport...

Bombardier Celebrates Expanded Singapore Service Center – Aviation International News
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Bombardier Celebrates Expanded Singapore Service Center – Aviation International News

Bombardier today celebrated the grand opening of its expanded service in Singapore, which quadruples the size of the original center the Canadian airframer opened in 2014 and signals the pending openings of a trio of other expanded company-owned service centers. Under the $85 million expansion, the service center at Seletar Aerospace Park now encompasses 290,000...

Don't be that pilot – AOPA Pilot
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Don't be that pilot – AOPA Pilot

I noticed that a Cessna 172 had descended from the southeast onto a 45-degree entry to the left downwind for landing on Runway 18. A Piper Archer pilot reported he was on a straight final for a practice instrument approach from the north. And then a pilot flying a Diamond Twinstar that had been following...

Embraer Doubles Hangar Space at Sorocaba Service Center in São Paulo – Travel News Asia
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Embraer Doubles Hangar Space at Sorocaba Service Center in São Paulo – Travel News Asia

(29 June 2022, 10:41 +07)  Embraer has inaugurated new hangars at its Sorocaba Service Center in the São Paulo countryside, doubling hangar space from 20,000 sqm to 40,000 sqm. The unit, which completed eight years of operation in March 2022, now has four hangars, three of which are dedicated to maintenance, repair and component overhaul...

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Chartright Air Group announced as new FBO at Lake Simcoe Regional Airport | CAPA – CAPA – Centre for Aviation

CAPA publishes more than 1,000 global News Briefs every week, covering all aspects of the aviation and travel industry. It’s the most comprehensive source of market intelligence in the world, with around 50 per cent of content translated from non-English sources. The breadth of our coverage means you won’t need any other news sources to...

PS Brings VIP Service For Airline Passengers To Atlanta – Forbes
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PS Brings VIP Service For Airline Passengers To Atlanta – Forbes

PS, the private terminal service for airline passengers, is adding a second location, this one at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the busiest U.S. airport with over 75 million passengers in 2021. The move comes as Delta Air Lines, which operates a hub there, said it is restricting access to SkyClub lounges. According to The Atlanta...

Modern Aviation completes development project at Boeing Field-King County International Airport – Business Airport International
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Modern Aviation completes development project at Boeing Field-King County International Airport – Business Airport International

Modern Aviation has completed its US$25 million, two-phase development project and FBO renovation at Boeing Field/King County International Airport in Seattle, Washington. Phase one involved building a 40,000 square foot hangar and phase two included a 24,500 square foot hangar with a 7,500 square foot office building. In 2021, Modern Aviation started a full renovation...