Press

Receive our news before anyone else. Contact us to be added to our press list and be among the first to receive press releases, briefings and other exclusive content for press & media.

Events listing

14/10/2021

EBACE Organizers Announce Trailblazing 19-Year-Old Pilot Flying Solo Around the World as Keynote Speaker for May Convention

Las Vegas, NV, Oct. 14, 2021 – Zara Rutherford, the youngest woman attempting to fly solo around the world, will be a keynote speaker on May 23 at the 2022 European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE2022). The announcement was made today at the National Business Aviation Association’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) by the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) and NBAA, the co-hosts of EBACE.
EBACE Organizers Announce Trailblazing 19-Year-Old Pilot Flying Solo Around the World as Keynote Speaker for May Convention
07/10/2021

EBAA Membership strengthened with new operator AllianceJet

Brussels, 7 October 2021. In a challenging industry climate, the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) is pleased to announce the joining of a new operator to its membership, AllianceJet. A relatively new company, AllianceJet bolstered its leadership with the arrival of CEO Hervé Laitat who encouraged the operator to join the European trade association.
EBAA Membership strengthened with new operator AllianceJet
19/07/2021

Six Business aviation companies are ready to pilot S.T.A.R.S. and help accelerate sustainability across the industry

Brussels/ Montreal, 19 July 2021. Today, the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) and the International Business Aviation Council announce the launch of a comprehensive pilot programme for S.T.A.R.S. - Standards & Training for Aviation Responsibility and Sustainability.
Six Business aviation companies are ready to pilot S.T.A.R.S. and help accelerate sustainability across the industry

Contact the Communication team

Do you want to arrange an interview or receive our press kit? Want to know more about Business aviation? Please get in touch:

Picture of
Róman Kok Manager, Communications

Events listing

19/07/2021

EBAA & MBAA call on Malta to meet its commitments to facilitate free and safe travel within the EU

After 18 months of pandemic, business aviation operators, terminals (FBOs) and all partners and stakeholders of the business aviation value chain have implemented safety measures at every stage of the journey to ensure the health and wellbeing of passengers, workers and citizens in general. Our industry cooperated with EASA to define an effective and efficient EASA-ECDC COVID-19 Aviation Health Safety Protocol that all our stakeholders apply.
EBAA & MBAA call on Malta to meet its commitments to facilitate free and safe travel within the EU
15/07/2021

European Business Aviation industry encouraged by RefuelEU Aviation initiative

SAF
Brussels, 15 July 2021. Today, industry associations European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) and General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) are encouraged by the newly published RefuelEU Aviation Initiative, as it works towards advancing the production, availability and use of Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAF) in the region.
European Business Aviation industry encouraged by RefuelEU Aviation initiative
25/06/2021

EBAA honours life, legacy and dedication of Co-Founder François Chavatte

Brussels, 25 June 2021. European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) Chairman Juergen Wiese and Secretary-General Athar Husain Khan joined together to honour the life, legacy and dedication of EBAA Co-Founder and Business aviation visionary Mr François Chavatte, who passed away on the 24th of June 2021.
EBAA honours life, legacy and dedication of Co-Founder François Chavatte
27/05/2021

European Business Aviation notes aviation emissions study points out missed opportunities

27 May 2021, Brussels. Today, the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) notes the study on Business aviation by Transport & Environment and points out the European sector has been working diligently and successfully towards decarbonisation through its own commitment on climate change since 2009.
European Business Aviation notes aviation emissions study points out missed opportunities
21/05/2021

European Business Aviation cautiously welcomes agreement on ‘EU Digital COVID Certificate’, urges swift and harmonised implementation by Member States

21 May 2021, Brussels. Today the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) cautiously welcomes the provisional agreement for an EU Digital COVID19 Certificate and urges EU and EFTA Member States to implement the agreement swiftly and in a harmonised manner across the board.
European Business Aviation cautiously welcomes agreement on ‘EU Digital COVID Certificate’, urges swift and harmonised implementation by Member States
20/05/2021

EBACE Connect a success, characterised by forward-looking energy, excitement

20 May 2021, Brussels, Belgium/Washington DC. As the first-ever EBACE Connect concluded today, organisers reported the digital event soared beyond expectations, demonstrating the global business aviation community’s eagerness to embrace the future, focus on new opportunities and fire the imagination.
EBACE Connect a success, characterised by forward-looking energy, excitement
12/05/2021

Europe’s airspace users expected to cover up to €5.4 bn in lost ANSP revenues through higher ATC charges beginning in 2023

ATM
12 May 2021, Brussels. Member States yesterday approved a revised regulation updating the EU-wide performance targets for air navigation service providers (ANSPs).
Europe’s airspace users expected to cover up to €5.4 bn in lost ANSP revenues through higher ATC charges beginning in 2023
03/05/2021

EBACE Connect Keynotes Look to the Future of Aviation

3 May 2021, Brussels, Belgium/ Washington, DC. Erik Lindbergh, a famed pilot and aviation visionary who has followed in the footsteps of his iconic grandfather in charting a course for the industry’s future, will headline the first of two exciting keynote sessions for EBACE Connect, on 18 May.
EBACE Connect Keynotes Look to the Future of Aviation
20/04/2021

Business Aviation’s first-ever EU Summit delivers European vision for further deployment of SAF

20 April 2021, Brussels. Today, the first-ever European Business Aviation SAF Summit concluded with a strategic plan for advancing the production, availability and use of sustainable aviation fuels in the region.
Business Aviation’s first-ever EU Summit delivers European vision for further deployment of SAF
16/04/2021

Aviation Industry Announces Establishment of the “Council on Sustainable Aviation Fuels Accountability”

15 April 2021, Brussels/Washington, DC. The aviation industry announced that – to build on its already impressive scope of activities for reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions – they are establishing the Council on Sustainable Aviation Fuels Accountability (CoSAFA), which is intended to accelerate the industry’s movement toward further decarbonizing aviation and increasing the adoption of sustainable aviation fuels (SAF).
Aviation Industry Announces Establishment of the “Council on Sustainable Aviation Fuels Accountability”
08/04/2021

EBAA launches Ambassador programme: Europe’s premier peer-networking platform for Business aviation

8 April 2021, Brussels. Today, the European Business Aviation Association, officially announces the launch of its innovative peer-networking Ambassador programme. Alongside the launch of an online platform, the programme allows industry leaders to join closed workshops and forums to address the greatest challenges and opportunities for Business aviation.
EBAA launches Ambassador programme: Europe’s premier peer-networking platform for Business aviation
26/03/2021

EBAA Yearbook showcases value of Business aviation to economic recovery

Brussels, 26 March 2021. The European Business Aviation Association is today highlighting the contribution of Business aviation to the region’s economy and its importance for post-COVID19 recovery with the publication of its annual Yearbook.
EBAA Yearbook showcases value of Business aviation to economic recovery
24/03/2021

European Business Aviation sends urgent call to action in restoring European connectivity ahead of EU summit

24 March 2021, Brussels. Today, the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) urged EU institutions, European Member states, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and other vital stakeholders to collaborate closely and develop harmonised rules for the safe reopening of air travel, proposing guidelines that ensure Business aviation’s safe and timely return to operations.
European Business Aviation sends urgent call to action in restoring European connectivity ahead of EU summit
10/03/2021

European Business aviation sends urgent call to action to eliminate administrative barriers caused by Brexit

10 March 2021, Brussels. Today, the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) urged National Authorities to eliminate administrative barriers following the conclusion of the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement, highlighting it is for the benefit of all those involved.
European Business aviation sends urgent call to action to eliminate administrative barriers caused by Brexit
15/02/2021

EBAA, NBAA Unveil ‘EBACE Connect,’ An Online Dialogue That Will Inform, Inspire

15 February 2021, Brussels, Belgium/ Washington, DC. The European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) and National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced the launch of “EBACE Connect” – a new, virtual programming series that will gather business aviation’s most compelling and authoritative voices to engage the industry in a vital conversation around the issues and trends shaping the future of Business aviation.
EBAA, NBAA Unveil ‘EBACE Connect,’ An Online Dialogue That Will Inform, Inspire
04/02/2021

EBAA, NBAA Cancel EBACE2021, Plan for New, Virtual Programming During EBACE Week

4 February 2021, Brussels, Belgium/ Washington, DC. Due to the global COVID-19 crisis, the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) and National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced the cancellation of the 2021 European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition 2021 (EBACE2021), while making plans for new, virtual EBACE programming from May 18-20, the previously planned dates for EBACE2021.
EBAA, NBAA Cancel EBACE2021, Plan for New, Virtual Programming During EBACE Week
25/01/2021

We are all ONE in the sky group issues open letter on U-Space regulation

25 January, 2021 (Brussels). EBAA, along with members of Europe's leading aviation associations have today released an open letter addressed to the European Commission and Member States, supporting the upcoming U-space regulation while offering their assistance to jointly address those aspects needing further research and clarification.
We are all ONE in the sky group issues open letter on U-Space regulation