Archived news from 2015

Joint BACA/CAA seminar highlights Foreign Carrier Permits and illegal/grey charters

Posted 8th July 2015

  The Baltic Air Charter Association (BACA) and the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) held their first joint seminar on 3rd July at the CAA’s headquarters in London. The subject of the seminar was Foreign Carrier Permits and Illegal Charters. This helped attract an audience of more than 40 operators and brokers that took a… Read more

Air Charter Service opens new European office

Posted 7th July 2015

Air Charter Service has announced the opening of its seventh European operation, in Geneva. Andy Christie, the company’s Director of private jets, commented: “We recognised the necessity for an office in Switzerland a few years ago and felt that now was the right time to make the move, having established an already strong Swiss client… Read more

The Baltic Air Charter Association wholeheartedly supports the Airports Commission Report

Posted 1st July 2015

The Baltic Air Charter Association (BACA) has announced that it welcomes the outcome announced by Sir Howard Davies of the Airports Commission for the building of a new third runway at Heathrow Airport. BACA fully supports the outcome and gives its full backing to the speedy implementation of the findings of the report. After a… Read more

Photos of the BACA 2015 Golf Day

Posted 25th June 2015

Photos are available to view here

CAA / BACA Joint Seminar and discussion on Foreign Carrier Permits and Illegal Charters

Posted 12th June 2015

On Friday 3rd July 2015, the CAA and BACA will hold a joint seminar and discussion on Foreign Carrier Permits and Illegal Charters. This will be held at CAA House, 45-59 Kingsway, London, WC2B 6TE. Any member wishing to attend should contact us by email at or by telephone, 020 7118 7557, no later… Read more

BACA Spring Lunch 2015 Photos

Posted 24th April 2015

Photos of the BACA Spring Lunch 2015 are available here Courtesy of Colin Antill Photography

April Lunch 2015 Guest List

Posted 21st April 2015

ACC Aviation ACM Air Charter ACP Worldwide Acropolis Aviation AEG Fuels Air Charter Service Air Hamburg (Sponsor) Air Partner Airborne Airops Amira Air ANA Aviation Services Atlas Air (Sponsor) Aviation Charter Aviation Solutions Avinode Baltic Exchange Biggin Hill Airport Blake Emergency Services Cello Aviation Centreline Air Charter Cessna Chapman Freeborn Chartersphere Churchill Aviation Classic Aviation… Read more

BACA Spring Lunch 2015, April 22nd

Posted 20th April 2015

The BACA Spring Lunch will take place on Wednesday 22nd April 2015 12noon for 1pm The Merchant Taylors’ Hall 30 Threadneedle Street London EC2R 8JB and afterwards at The Phoenix, Throgmorton Street Dress code; strictly business suits and ties, suitable attire for ladies. Sponsored by Air Hamburg and Atlas Air. Guest List ACC Aviation ACM… Read more

Local authority approves longer operating hours for London Biggin Hill Airport

Posted 1st April 2015

News release from Biggin Hill Airport 30th March 2015 Biggin Hill Airport’s (BHAL) local authority The London Borough of Bromley has approved in principal its request to extend its operating hours. BHAL has requested extending its operating hours from 06:30 hours to 23:00 hours Monday to Saturday (currently 07:30 to 21:00) and from 08:00 to 23:00… Read more

London Oxford Airport reports business aviation movements are on the up

Posted 31st March 2015

Press release from Emerald Media 20 March, 2015 London Oxford Airport reports business aviation movements on the up. London Oxford Airport reports a steady increase in Business Aviation activity over the last twelve months. For the period February 2014 to February 2015 the airport reports a growth of 7.5 % year on year in commercial… Read more