Archived news from 2015

Centreline Air Charter adds Falcon 2000LXS to its fleet and gains worldwide AOC

11th December 2015

Centreline Air Charter (CAC) is continuing its period of growth with the addition of a Dassault Falcon 2000LXS to its fleet. The company has also gained an EASA approved worldwide Aircraft Operating Certificate (AOC) which enables CAC to operate long haul services to an almost unlimited range of destinations. Centreline Air Charter, part of the… Read more

BACA highlights the enhanced levels of safety and security when booking business, passenger and cargo flights

10th December 2015

It is widely accepted that business and private aviation is the safest and most secure way to fly. With this in mind, BACA has recently taken steps to deliver even greater safety and security when travelling on all types of privately chartered aircraft. Now that many parts of the world are being placed on the highest security alert, we believe it… Read more

Potential Security Threats

2nd December 2015

Message from the Chairman: With reference to recent BACA emails on security. An incident recently occured, which involved a Broker, who when he checked the client’s credentials, found that there was a reference to support for IS within the client’s IP link and under the client’s name.  The flight was intra Europe, Sweden – France. Full… Read more

Global Growth Continues for Emerald VIP with First Asia Location Opening in Thailand

24th November 2015

Emerald VIP Services the Irish based concierge, executive transportation and aviation services provider is continuing its rapid geographic expansion with an agreement which will extend the services offered into Thailand. The Thailand expansion has been achieved through a licensing agreement with Indodaman which provides a range of services geared to the business and high end… Read more

Qatar Airways’ corporate jet division obtains European safety authorisation

24th November 2015

DOHA, Qatar – Qatar Executive, Qatar Airways’ corporate jet division, is the first ‘Business Aviation Operator’ in the Middle East and one of first worldwide to be awarded the European Aviation Safety Agency’s (EASA) third-country operator (TCO) safety certificate. By 2016, all non-EU commercial operators wishing to fly to the EU will be required to… Read more

BACA joins NBAA!

18th November 2015

BACA is now a proud member of NBAA (National Business Aviation Association)

Global Growth Continues for Emerald VIP with First Asia Location Opening in Thailand

9th November 2015

Emerald VIP Services the Irish based concierge, executive transportation and aviation services provider is continuing its rapid geographic expansion with an agreement which will extend the services offered into Thailand. The Thailand expansion has been achieved through a licensing agreement with Indodaman which provides a range of services geared to the business and high end… Read more

2016: The BACA Awards Lunch, 19th October

30th October 2015

The BACA Autumn Lunch and Excellence Awards 2016 will be held on October 19th, at London’s magnificent Guildhall. Tickets will go on sale in September and all members will be notified as soon as they are available.  

The Best Of Air Charter Industry Are Honoured At The Baltic Air Charter Association Excellence Awards

20th October 2015

On the 14th October over 380 executives from the air charter industry gathered at London’s Guildhall for the Baltic Air Charter Association’s (BACA) annual awards ceremony. Seen by many as the ultimate accolade for companies in the air charter industry, the winners of the BACA Excellence Awards are chosen by the membership of BACA, via… Read more

MIAT (Mongolian Airlines) selects ZELA AVIATION as GSA for ACMI

17th October 2015

With immediate effect, Zela Aviation, one of the major ACMI service providers in Europe, will act as General Sales Agent (GSA) for MIAT for handling air passenger transportation services on ACMI. Famous for its friendly Asian hospitality and the only airline to offer direct flights from Central Europe to Ulaanbaatar, MIAT Mongolian Airlines has officially… Read more