BACA Press Releases

BACA New Website

24th April 2014

As many of you may have noticed by now the Baltic Air Charter Association has updated its website  ( ) to incorporate a number of new features and make the site more user friendly. The first thing visitors will notice is the bright new look and the ease of navigation around the site. The… Read more

Baltic Air Charter Association survey predicts positive growth for 2014

14th April 2014

The results of a survey conducted by the Baltic Air Charter Association (BACA) shows that its members are confident that business conditions will improve during 2014.  The response to the survey* of BACA members has been outstanding and delivers an interesting snapshot of where BACA members see business progressing. For example 66.7% believe that private… Read more

BACA Welcomes House of Lords Ruling on TOMS

11th April 2014

The Baltic Air Charter Association (BACA) has welcomed the 5th March ruling by the House of Lords regarding the liability for VAT under the Tour Operators Margin Scheme (TOMS). The ruling clarifies that Air Charter Brokers shall not be liable for VAT providing there are clear agency contracts in place both ways – with the… Read more

BACA’s new Communications Advisor

21st February 2014

The Baltic Air Charter Association (BACA) has appointed Peter Bradfield as an advisor on press relations and external and internal communications. The intention of the appointment is to raise BACA’s presence in the aviation press and improve communications with Members, as well as enhancing BACA’s profile at international aviation conferences and events. The appointment is… Read more

BACA offers Escrow financial protection service for members

19th February 2014

Offering financial protection to charter brokers and their clients, and to operators What is the BACA Escrow account? The Baltic Air Charter Association has established an escrow account (run by BACA Escrow Services Ltd., a company specifically formed by BACA for the purpose) to provide a secure deposit for funds being paid in advance to… Read more

BACA selects Mission Aviation Fellowship as charity for 2013

1st April 2013

The Baltic Air Charter Association has chosen MAF, a humanitarian organisation operating more than 135 light aircraft across 30 countries in the developing world, as its designated charity for 2013. “As an association representing companies involved in the air charter market, we thought it was especially appropriate to raise funds for an aviation charity this… Read more