Archived news from 2017

Use of Wi-Fi on private aircraft

Posted 18th December 2017

It would appear from feedback we have received recently, that some brokers and even Operators are still struggling to implement the authority and use of Internet on Business aircraft.  We have therefore drawn up a very general document which outlines Wi-Fi background and usage and some suggestions that may assist you all in cutting out… Read more

BACA Chairman’s Charity for 2018

Posted 28th November 2017

Chairman Richard Mumford has chosen fly2help as the BACA charity for 2018. BACA is very excited about engaging this extremely worthwhile charity and whilst we know that many of our members are already familiar with them, we are confident that we can make a real difference to the charity. Representatives from fly2help will join us… Read more

EBACE Networking and Drinks Reception 2018

Posted 22nd November 2017

BACA will keeping with recent tradition and holding a Networking Reception on Tuesday 29th May at Mr Pickwick at 80 Rue de Lausanne from 6-9pm. Join us at this event for networking and refreshments. Sponsorship opportunities are available! For further details, contact Madeleine Puzey, Business & Events Manager at events@baca.org.uk * Collect your wristband from… Read more

ACE 2018

Posted 22nd November 2017

Following the enormous success of the Air Charter Expo in 2017, BACA’s first dedicated event for conferences and training, we are delighted to confirm that we will co-host the event again for 2018. ACE’18 will take place on 11th September at London Biggin Hill Airport. A number of exciting opportunities to sponsor and exhibit are… Read more

BACA makes a series of appointments to drive the ambitious development of the Association

Posted 23rd October 2017

Dave Edwards has been appointed to the role of BACA CEO. The part-time appointment is part of BACA’s strategy to drive the Association forward. In addition to Edwards’ appointment, Madeleine Puzey has been promoted to the role of Business and Events Manager and a new administration role has been created which sees Nicki Baynes providing… Read more

BACA Awards Winners 2017

Posted 18th October 2017

On 18th October 2017 the BACA Excellence Awards and Autumn  Lunch took place at London’s fabulous Guildhall. Some fantastic nominations were received by our members and the winners were as follows:-   Passenger Charter Airline of the Year Winner: Titan Airways – sponsored by Air Charter Service Cargo Charter Airline of the Year Winner: Volga… Read more

BACA Awards Lunch – guest list

Posted 13th October 2017

With thanks to our generous sponsors:- CHARITY for 2017: ATTENDEES:- ABS Jets ACC Aviation ACP Worldwide Air BP Air Brokers International Air Charter Scotland Air Charter Service Air Charter Travel Air Culinaire Air Hamburg Air Independence Air Partner Anglo World Cargo Antonov Airlines Avcon Jet Avfuel Aviapages.com Aviation Solutions Ltd Avinode A-Z Group BACA –… Read more

The BACA Excellence Awards 2017 and Autumn Luncheon

Posted 10th October 2017

Ticket sales via the online booking system have now closed. A limited number of tickets are available directly from BACA. Please contact our Business & Events Manager, Madeleine Puzey at events@baca.org.uk   Finalists in the Excellence Awards are:- Passenger Charter Airline of the Year: Cello Aviation, Luxaviation UK, Titan Airways Aircraft Manufacturer of the Year:… Read more

Cyber safety message from BACA

Posted 9th October 2017

It is BACA’s intention to alert members to the serious and increasing threat of cyber-crime in the industry. While this has been a problem for some time, the escalation of attacks over the past year is quite alarming.  This seems to be a co-ordinated campaign targeting business aviation operators and brokers for significant sums of money…. Read more

BACA Member Anpartsselskabet 1.1.2012 gains own AOC and rebrands

Posted 6th October 2017

As of October 1st, BACA member Anpartsselskabet 1.1.2012 gained its own AOC and renames the company Blackbird Air a/s. The company is operating under new call sign “BBB – blackbird” and celebrated the occasion with the touchdown of its Falcon 7x at their homebase in Billund. Director and CEO Ole Christiansen told BACA: “We have… Read more