Archived news from 2016

The Baltic Air Charter Association looks to the future with the appointment of four new Council members

Posted 25th April 2016

The Baltic Air Charter Association (BACA) has appointed four new executives to the governing Council of the Association. The appointments were made following elections at the March council meeting, the newly elected members of the Council will take their position as from the April 14th meeting of the Council. Chris Mace of SaxonAir, Tim Procter… Read more

2016 Spring Lunch Photos

Posted 25th April 2016

Photos of the 2016 BACA Spring Lunch are available to view here Courtesy of Colin Antill Photography

BACA calls for immediate action on drones

Posted 18th April 2016

Following the incident yesterday when a British Airways aircraft collided with a drone on the aircraft’s final approach into Heathrow, the Baltic Air Charter Association has issued a call for immediate action on the use of UAVs. The fact that a passenger jet and drone collided brings into sharp focus the need for immediate legislation regarding… Read more

BACA Spring Lunch 2016 – attendee list

Posted 18th April 2016

Guests booked to attend the BACA Spring Lunch on 20th April 2016: ACC Aviation ACLAS Global Limited ACP Worldwide Acropolis Aviation Aeronexus Air Charter Scotland Air Charter Service Air Charter Travel Air Culinaire Air Hamburg Air Partner Airborne Airbrokers International Airops Software Limited Anglo World Cargo Argus Atlas Air Aviation Complete Aviation Solutions Aviation Week… Read more

Transplant Transportation Services attains Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF) Industry Audit Standard (IAS) accreditation

Posted 24th March 2016

The Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF) is pleased to announce that Transplant Transportation Services, Inc. (TTSI), Petaluma, CA has successfully completed the Industry Audit Standard (IAS) accreditation course.  TTSI’s vision is to review their current on-demand air charter providers to help them achieve the highest levels of safety in the aviation industry. “Our mission is… Read more

BACA Security Advice

Posted 22nd March 2016

Message from the Chairman: Authorities are advising that in the first place, contact your local or airport police, or country’s Serious Crime or Anti-Terrorist tel number on anything that you feel is suspicious, or doesn’t feel right.  Any information, however small, is welcomed by the authorities. We are being advised to read “Project Pegasus” which covers what… Read more

Tickets for the BACA Spring Luncheon on 20 April 2016 are now on sale

Posted 21st March 2016

Tickets for the BACA Spring Luncheon at the Merchant Taylors’ Hall, Threadneedle Street, on Wednesday 20 April 2016 are now on sale! This event always sells out, so please book early to be sure of a place. The ticket price is £130 + VAT (£156) per seat, tables of 10 at £1,300 + VAT. To… Read more

BACA Spring lunch, Wed 20 April 2016

Posted 11th March 2016

The BACA Spring Luncheon will be held at the Merchant Taylors’ Hall, Threadneedle Street, on Wednesday 20 April 2016. Tickets will be on sale in March and all members will be notified when they are available. Post-lunch drinks will be at The Phoenix, Throgmorton Street. The Gold Sponsor for the event is now Returnjet The… Read more

BACA Sponsorship Opportunities

Posted 10th March 2016

Due to a change in circumstances, BACA is now seeking a replacement Main (“Gold”) Sponsor for its hugely popular Spring Luncheon, to be held this year at the glorious Merchant Taylors’ Hall in Threadneedle Street, London on Wednesday 20 April. This is a great opportunity to fly your company flag in the presence of 280… Read more

Weston Aviation Appoints Eddie Allison as Commercial Director for UK and Ireland

Posted 7th March 2016

Weston Aviation has appointed Eddie Allison as Commercial Director, taking responsibility for the growth and development of the company’s five UK and Ireland FBO locations and business aviation services. With over 30 years background in business aviation and airport management, Eddie brings to the company extensive knowledge and experience from previous director and management roles… Read more