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29 May 2017 General News
Geneva, 22 May 2017: “These awards recognize companies for their exceptional achievement in maintaining safe flying operations, as well the thorough and diligent attention paid to safety in all aspects of their operations,” said EBAA President Brian Humphries. “By following safety best practices and achieving accident-free operations, these companies have proven to be admirable safety standard-bearers for the business aviation industry.”
29 May 2017 General News
Geneva, 23 May 2017: Is there a critical skills shortage looming in the business aviation sector? A recently-published study by Korn Ferry Hay Group finds that the industry needs to be prepared for such a shortage and already to begin taking remedial action. Korn Ferry Hay Group undertook the study with the support of Booz Allen Hamilton on behalf of the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA).
09 May 2017 General News
Brussels, 4 May 2017: Presenting the state of the European business aviation industry at its annual press conference, Brandon Mitchener, the new CEO of the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA), said that the sector was showing promising signs of vigour after a few years of flat figures.
04 Apr 2017 General News
Business Aviation traffic figures rose for a fifth consecutive month, thrusting ahead an additional 9%, to top off rises of 3.6% in February and 6.4% in January, compared to the same period last year. The total growth in departures, arrivals, internals and overflights in the Single European Sky area came to 6.7% for Q1 compared to 2016, for a 12-month total of 1.7% growth.
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.