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Jackson Jet expands charter offerings – Idaho Press

Jackson Jet expands charter offerings – Idaho Press

BOISE — Jackson Jet, based in Boise, announced in a press release it has broadened investment in the Phoenix market and in its charter and management offerings with the purchase of Swift Aircraft Management. With the purchase, Jackson Jet has expanded its charter fleet and management capabilities with the addition of an Embraer Legacy 600 and an Embraer Phenom 300....

Hangar development purchases Channel Islands Aviation – Camarillo Acorn

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 the airfield, was for sale....

ProJet Seeks Injunction to Halt Second FBO at Leesburg Airport – Loudoun Now

ProJet Seeks Injunction to Halt Second FBO at Leesburg Airport – Loudoun Now

Project Aviation this week filed for a Circuit Court injunction to stop the town government from allowing a second company to begin work as a fixed-base operator at Leesburg Executive Airport. ProJet has served as a FBO at the airport since 2010. This month, a second business, Kuhn Jet Center, also is expected to begin offering those services.  While ProJet’s...

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 as chief revenue officer at...

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 (KCIC), has been family-owned for...

Bombardier Celebrates Expanded Singapore Service Center – Aviation International News

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 sq ft (27,000 sq m)—up...

Aircraft Taking Ground Fire At Jackson Airport – AVweb

Aircraft Taking Ground Fire At Jackson Airport – AVweb

A Physicians Air Transport King Air 200 medevac aircraft was hit by a bullet while on final at Hawkins Field in Jackson, Mississippi, on Monday and local officials didn’t seem very surprised. Apparently a dispute over the city’s garbage collection contract has led to people on the ground taking potshots at passing aircraft. “I don’t think it helped that they...