BACA Press Releases

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

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 welcomes Glenn Hogben to the Council

5th October 2017

BACA strengthens levels of industry involvement with the appointment of Glenn Hogben of ACC Aviation to the BACA Council Glenn Hogben, Operations Director of ACC Aviation has joined the Council of BACA – the Air Charter Association. He brings a wealth of industry experience and knowledge to the Council having spent 13 years with ACC… Read more

Standing room only for BACA conference sessions and training at ACE17

3rd October 2017

There was a capacity audience for the BACA training sessions at ACE17, the one-day exhibition and conference which took place on 12th September at Biggin Hill Airport, London.  During the morning a number of sessions took place for CEOs and Senior Management, including a presentation by Jeremy Cook of World First, sponsored by Paynode, along… Read more

BACA calls for an urgent review of regulations for private flight cost-sharing platforms

21st August 2017

Press release – 21st August 2017 BACA – The Air Charter Association is calling for an urgent review of regulations for the practice of bookings made on a private flight, cost-sharing basis. The Association is suggesting that global regulatory authorities should work together with the industry to deliver a set of standards that maximise safety… Read more

BACA to deliver a full day of Broker Training at ACE 17

17th July 2017

BACA – The Air Charter Association has announced a full day of broker training to coincide with this year’s Air Charter Expo (ACE 17). The one day exhibition takes place at Biggin Hill on September 12th, the complete day of broker training is aimed at all levels of brokers; senior management through to new trainees…. Read more

BACA’s new deal for ACE’17

6th March 2017

Excitement has been building since it was announced that BACA – the Air Charter Association, has teamed up with Air Charter Expo and London Biggin Hill airport to create ACE’17, the Association’s first one day conference and exhibition.  A number of new innovations are being created including an extensive conference programme. The complete line up has… Read more

BACA membership hits a record high number

31st January 2017

BACA, the Air Charter Association is celebrating an all-time high record number of members. At the beginning of 2017 the number of members stood at 225; the highest in BACA’s history. New membership applications and approvals continue to increase.  The rise in numbers can partly be explained by the actions of the Council, under Chairman Richard Mumford, and the… Read more

BACA: The Air Charter Association partners with ACE for first ever conference and exhibition

17th January 2017

As part of its drive to deliver ever greater value to its members and to enhance the profile and reputation of the air charter industry generally, BACA has teamed up with Air Charter Expo (ACE) to deliver the Association’s first ever conference and exhibition. ACE ‘17 takes place at London Biggin Hill airport on 12th September 2017. BACA… Read more

Record Breaking BACA Training day highlights Broker Best Practices and the Threat of Cyber-Crime

15th November 2016

The Baltic Exchange was bursting at the seams at the recent BACA training day with over 60 in attendance, making this the most successful training event that BACA has held so far. The day was made up of two training sessions, the morning being devoted to Broker Training and the afternoon becoming a “Cyber-Crime Forum”… Read more

The BACA Awards – The Best of 2016

20th October 2016

The BACA Chairman’s Award 2016 goes to Robert Fallow for dedication in saving lives The 2016 BACA Excellence Awards took place at London Guildhall on Wednesday 19th October, a capacity audience saw the presentation of a series of six Awards reflecting the best of the air charter industry. The winners of the Awards are chosen by… Read more