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20/10/2020

A deeper look: COVID-19 impact on Business aviation by country

The Covid-19 outbreak is having a considerable impact on the aviation industry in Europe and around the world. More than 7 months after the beginning of the crisis and the grounding of almost all European airplanes until April, it is still difficult to have an overview of the impact of the pandemic on Business aviation
A deeper look: COVID-19 impact on Business aviation by country
20/10/2020

New research programme: ATM and building the Digital European Sky

The European Commission is preparing the next European Research and Innovation Programme. In doing so, the Commission will set up partnerships (including the private sector as well as public entities) in several strategic industrial areas, including for air traffic management.
New research programme: ATM and building the Digital European Sky
20/10/2020

Business aviation flight plan handling: EUROCONTROL’s guidelines to better fit into the Network picture

The COVID-19 crisis continues to severely impact the freedom of movements in Europe. Member States unilaterally impose travel restrictions, travel bans, tests and quarantine. This heavily hit the airline industry which has still not fully recovered even during the usually busy summer holiday season. Its traffic remained at around 45% of the 2019 levels.
Business aviation flight plan handling: EUROCONTROL’s guidelines to better fit into the Network picture
20/10/2020

EBAA’s Associate Members (AMAC) rethink Business aviation

The Associate Member Advisory Council (AMAC), a group which advises the EBAA Board of Governors on areas of interest to the membership and acts as the bridge between EBAA and our associate members, recently launched an online virtual roundtable series aimed at rethinking different aspects of the Business aviation industry.
EBAA’s Associate Members (AMAC) rethink Business aviation
20/10/2020

EBAA adds five new services to member advantage marketplace

EBAA recently boosted its member advantage programme, which allows EBAA members access to exclusive members benefits.
This means that EBAA members can make significant savings thanks to a range of exclusive offers with some of our trusted member companies.
EBAA adds five new services to member advantage marketplace
20/10/2020

EBAA adds 45 companies to membership

The summer and early Autumn months have seen an uptick in members joining the EBAA, with many citing EBAA’s bolstered data services and operational updates as a reason for joining.
EBAA adds 45 companies to membership
20/10/2020

Novel fuel sources for Business aviation

As we enter the third decade of the century, the focus on environmental and wider sustainability responsibilities within civil aviation becomes more acute, this of course includes Business aviation. This is further heightened as the sector recovers from the Covid-19 pandemic, which has also been linked to improved environmental performance.
Novel fuel sources for Business aviation
16/07/2020

Brexit: Getting ready for changes

On 9 July 2020, the European Commission adopted a communication to help national authorities, businesses and citizens prepare for the inevitable changes that will arise at the end of the transition period.
Brexit: Getting ready for changes
03/07/2020

What you need to know about the new EBAA website

In the crowded landscape of EU public affairs, a compelling online presence is more necessary than ever to help decision-makers make informed choices that affect the Business aviation sector.
What you need to know about the new EBAA website
01/07/2020

COVID-19: Borders are opening, with restrictions still in place

As of 1 July 2020, the European Commission advises EU and Schengen member states to progressively re-open their borders to residents of certain third countries through a new portal “Re-open EU”.
COVID-19: Borders are opening, with restrictions still in place
01/07/2020

COVID-19: EASA publishes guidelines to ease FTL compliance

On 26 May, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) announced the COVID-19 guidelines for FTL temporary exemptions.
COVID-19: EASA publishes guidelines to ease FTL compliance
01/07/2020

COVID-19: Coordination is vital for proper recovery in airspace management

In these times of crisis, coordination is vital to develop joint solutions which will ease a quick return to normal flight operations.
COVID-19: Coordination is vital for proper recovery in airspace management
01/07/2020

Are you aware of the developments on the European Communication and Surveillance mandates?

Europe has been very busy in the past years to reform the way airspace is managed to build a more efficient system.
Are you aware of the developments on the European Communication and Surveillance mandates?
01/07/2020

New AMAC virtual events series

Associate Member Advisory Council launches webinar series: rethinking Business Aviation
New AMAC virtual events series
01/07/2020

Do you remember Brexit?

The UK left the European Union at 11.00 PM CET on 31 January 2020, ending 47 years of membership.
Do you remember Brexit?
01/07/2020

COVID-19: Return to normal operations for Business aviation

The past 4 months have been a whirlwind for the entire world, as states have introduced measures to control outbreaks and spreading of the COVID-19 virus.
COVID-19: Return to normal operations for Business aviation
01/07/2020

Business aviation sustainability: Tax vs Carbon Offset

In this unprecedented global downturn, there are calls from some quarters to ensure that as part of the recovery and return to normal operations process, aircraft operators do so, whether they have received assistance or not, with an improved environmental profile.
Business aviation sustainability: Tax vs Carbon Offset
01/07/2020

EBAA releases two new online data tools and services

High-quality, verified and reliable data is essential to support sound, economic and political decision-making.
EBAA releases two new online data tools and services
30/06/2020

EBAA 2020 General Assembly: Virtual Meeting

EBAA 2020 General Assembly: Virtual Meeting
24/06/2020

EU COVID-19 green recovery funding for the decarbonisation of civil aviation

On 24 June, EBAA along with Europe’s leading air transport associations sent an open letter to EU Ministers and European Commissioners urging to prioritise specific decarbonisation initiatives in their allocation of future COVID-19 recovery funding.
EU COVID-19 green recovery funding for the decarbonisation of civil aviation