Archived news from 2018

EBACE 2018 and BACA Bikes the Lake

Posted 5th June 2018

  Last week saw a busy end to May for BACA, starting off with a leisurely 180km cycle around Lake Geneva with our challenge BACA Bikes the Lake for charity fly2help, closely followed by exhibiting at EBACE and our Networking Reception at Mr Pickwick. The charity cycle ride was great fun and for a fantastic… Read more

BACA speaks out on London airport overnight restrictions

Posted 14th May 2018

The closure and severe reduction to overnight movements at the majority of London’s Airports this summer, in order to comply with national and local Government noise contours, will have a major impact on flights in and out of London, both commercial and charter. BACA – The Air Charter Association, the trade association for the air… Read more

BACA training day highlights data security and compliance

Posted 8th May 2018

On the 3rd May, BACA held another successful training event at the RAF Club in London.  The event sought to identify key risks in the modern air charter broking transaction process and to provide guidance on how to minimise them and avoid pitfalls.  All of the speakers made clear that the key to protecting any… Read more

The day after the BACA Spring Lunch

Posted 26th April 2018

Thank you again to our sponsors, Fly Victor and Doncaster Sheffield Airport, the BACA Council and staff, and of course you, our members, without whom we could not run these fabulous events. The Lunch was another sell-out, although a few last minute cancellations meant we were able to accommodate most requests for tickets, after running… Read more

BACA Awards 2018

Posted 26th April 2018

The Autumn Lunch and Excellence Awards will take place at Guildhall on 3rd October 2018

Guest list for BACA Spring Lunch 2018

Posted 3rd April 2018

The following guests have booked to attend the BACA Spring Lunch at Merchant Taylors’ Hall on April 25th and tickets have now sold out! SPONSORS Fly Victor Doncaster Sheffield Airport 8020 Communications ABS Jets ACC Aviation ACM Air Charter Aeronexus ACP AIN Online Air BP Air Brokers International Air Charter Scotland Air Charter Service Air… Read more

BACA Training Afternoon: Finance & Data Protection

Posted 3rd April 2018

3rd May 2018, RAF Club, London 12.00-17.00hrs We recently wrote to members about this exciting training event, covering a number of current issues affecting the air charter market. We have deliberately arranged the event to take place at the RAF Club (128 Piccadilly, London W1J 7PY) on the day of our charity for 2018, fly2help’s… Read more

BACA Golf Day with London Biggin Hill Airport

Posted 14th March 2018

Following the great success of last year’s BACA GOLF DAY we are organising a GOLF DAY in conjunction with LONDON BIGGIN HILL AIRPORT, to take place on 10th September 2018. This is the day prior to the AIR CHARTER EXPO (ACE’18) exhibition at Biggin Hill, on 11th September. We have been fortunate in again securing… Read more

BACA notes PM’s statement on UK membership of EASA

Posted 13th March 2018

With Brexit planned for little over a year away, BACA – The Air Charter Association notes the British Prime Minister’s statement on the UK’s membership of the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). BACA, which is the global trade body representing the interests of a number of companies in the Air Charter industry, welcomes further clarity… Read more

BACA AGM 2018

Posted 8th March 2018

Important Notice to Members: BACA General Meeting (AGM) to be held on 15th March 2018 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a general meeting (AGM) of BACA – The Air Charter Association Ltd will be held On Thu 15th March 2018 at 14.00hrs The Baltic Exchange, 38 St Mary Axe, London EC3A 8BH If you would… Read more