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22 Mar 2017 General News
Brussels, 22 March 2017: Brandon Mitchener has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA), effective 3 April 2017. A French and US citizen, Mitchener’s career as a journalist and public affairs professional spans more than 25 years in Europe, including the last 20 in Brussels.
01 Mar 2017 General News
2017 is off to a flying start, with traffic figures for Business Aviation up by 6.4% in January compared to the same month last year. This is an important milestone after two difficult years, bringing departure numbers (almost) back to levels not seen since 2014. This upturn started in Q4 2016, helping bring the year to a positive conclusion, with daily departures in the Single European Sky area up by 0.6% in 2016, compared to the previous year. Read more
26 Jan 2017 General News
After a shaky start to the fourth quarter, traffic figures for Business Aviation climbed strongly in November and December, with growth of 4.3% and 3.7% respectively, compared to the same months the previous year. This strong end of year result was almost enough to level the year off, with a slightly negative rate of -0.1% in daily departures in the Single European Sky area in 2016, compared to the previous year. Click on read more to view Traffic Tracker.
13 Jan 2017 General News
After a shaky start to the fourth quarter, traffic figures for Business Aviation resumed their positive climb in November, providing a hopeful signal for the end of 2016. After a decline in October of -1.6% in daily departures in the Single European Sky area compared to the same month last year, traffic figures resumed their positive climb in November with 1.5% growth. To view the complete Traffic Tracker Report please read more.
13 Jan 2017 General News
The latest figures on LPV Airport Implementation in Europe are available here. They show a total of 395 EGNOS-based procedures operational today, serving over 200 airports, click on read more.
13 Jan 2017 General News
Registration for AIR OPS Europe 2017 is now open! The 2017 edition will take place at the same great location of Cannes-Mandelieu Airport, 20-21 September 2017. Space is limited so book now! Click on read more.
09 Dec 2016 General News
Over 360 Trial Flights successfully completed by 15 major Aviation Partners demonstrate environmental and operational benefits of SESAR solutions at airports.
07 Dec 2016 General News
In a recent message to the French government, EBAA France calls attention to detrimental effects of the decision to close border facilities at 13 regional airports across the country. The EBAA supports EBAA France’s initiative to sensitize the government and public to this short-sighted decision, which comes after 23 such border crossing points were closed in 2013, and which fails to consider the economic impact of these actions.
16 Nov 2016 General News
Business aviation traffic figures continued to climb in September, with growth of 1.5% compared to the same month last year. However, it should be noted that, after having reported a strong recovery in the summer months of July and August, Eurocontrol has changed the scope of its ‘definition’ of the business aviation segment, thus altering previously reported results.
16 Nov 2016 General News
EBAA and the British Business and General Aviation Association (BBGA) have signed a “Dual Membership Agreement” on 14 October 2016, offering dual representation to British members at National and European levels.