Archived news from 2014

Use of WiFi on Business aircraft

Posted 8th July 2014

From feedback we have received recently, it would seem that some brokers and even Operators struggling to implement the authority and use of Internet on Business aircraft.  We have therefore drawn up a very general document which outlines WiFi background and usage and some suggestions that may assist you all in cutting out the “grey”… Read more

Engineering accreditation for Cello Aviation

Posted 4th July 2014

VIP Charter carrier Cello Aviation has earned a 145 certificate enabling it to undertake maintenance and engineering work on aircraft in the BAE and RJ family. The accreditation means that Cello is now able to undertake maintenance both on its own fleet and also on a contract basis for other carriers operating this type of… Read more

Qatar Executive celebrates 5th anniversary

Posted 2nd July 2014

Qatar Executive – Qatar Airways’ business jet arm – reached a milestone last month as it celebrated its 5th anniversary. Set up in 2009 as a profit centre within the Qatar Airways Group, the plan was to build rapidly on its initial fleet of three Bombardier aircraft, in order to tap into the Middle East’s… Read more

SaxonAir appointed as the UK sales representative for Nextant Aerospace

Posted 2nd July 2014

Nextant Aerospace (“Nextant”), maker of the Nextant 400XTi – the world’s only completely remanufactured business jet – and the G90XT turboprop, has announced an expansion of its European Sales Network with the appointment of Norwich based SaxonAir. SaxonAir has been appointed as the exclusive Sales Representative for Nextant in the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of… Read more

Photos of the BACA Golf Day 2014

Posted 13th June 2014

Photos of the Golf Day 2014  at Hever Castle are available here

SaxonAir grows charter fleet

Posted 5th June 2014

Private air charter operator SaxonAir Charter continues its growth this spring after signing an agreement to manage a further Hawker 900XP midsize jet. SaxonAir have owned and operated their own Hawker 900XP for the past two years and have over this time gained considerable experience of the aircraft and a regular client following. SaxonAir CEO… Read more

Qatar Executive acquires Global 5000 Vision

Posted 27th May 2014

  Qatar Executive, the corporate jet division of the Qatar Airways Group will add another new ultra-long haul Bombardier Global 5000 Vision to its modern fleet in July – just in time to cater for the increased demand for private jet travel during the traditionally busy summer season. The announcement follows shortly after the operator’s… Read more

Flightworx Aviation is relocating

Posted 21st May 2014

  Flightworx Aviation Ltd will soon be relocating to the Diamond Hangar Aviation Hub at London Stansted Airport. The team will be moving into newly designed offices within the building over the next few months. The move stems from Flightworx Aviation’s unprecedented growth since their launch in May 2008. The Diamond Hangar Aviation Hub is… Read more

Air Charter Service sponsors Powering Imagination

Posted 20th May 2014

  May 2014 – 87 years ago this month, Charles Lindbergh departed on a journey from San Diego that would end up in Paris, capture the world’s imagination and dramatically shape the future of travel. Today, world-leading aircraft charter provider, Air Charter Service (ACS), announces their part in the latest chapter in the Lindbergh legacy:… Read more

BACA Training Day proves to be the perfect start to a career in the Air Charter Industry

Posted 15th May 2014

The Baltic Air Charter Association (BACA) recently held a training day for new and recent recruitments to the air charter industry. The event took place on the 13th May at the Baltic Exchange in London and gave a complete overview of how to put together a charter flight, from enquiry to after flight follow up. … Read more