Industry News

BACA Golf Day with London Biggin Hill Airport

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


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

Double celebration at PrivateFly

7th March 2018

The private charter platform is the only aviation company in The Sunday Times’ international growth league table, as it reaches ten year milestone. The team at PrivateFly celebrated twice over last week as it marked ten years in business, hot on the heels of making The Sunday Times’ annual league table of the UK’s top… Read more

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

6th March 2018

Dear Association Members, IMPORTANT: CHANGES IN EU DATA PROTECTION LAW – MAY 2018 As you may be aware, on the 25th May 2018 – less than 80 days from now – the EU’s latest privacy law, the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) will be enforced.  The regulations have a significant impact on the storage of… Read more

BACA Bikes the Lake at EBACE

27th February 2018

    BACA Bikes the Lake will take place in Geneva on 27th and 28th May. We are organising this exciting challenge In partnership with members PrivateFly and TAG Aviation in aid of our charity for 2018, fly2help. We invite teams of five – or individuals* – to join in and cycle approx 180km around… Read more

Guest list for BACA Spring Lunch 2018

22nd February 2018

The following guests have booked to attend the BACA Spring Lunch at Merchant Taylors’ Hall on April 25th and tickets are selling fast! SPONSORS Doncaster Sheffield Airport 8020 Communications ACC Aviation ACM Air Charter ACP AIN Online Air Brokers International Air Charter Scotland Air Charter Service Air Charter Travel Air Hamburg Air Partner Altour Air… Read more

Apply to join the BACA Council

21st February 2018

For almost 70 years, BACA – The Air Charter Association has been a central part of the air charter industry.  We are working harder than ever to deliver greater value to our members and have already undertaken a number of projects suggested by our members at our Symposium in May 2015 and through our Annual… Read more

New aviation college takes off at London Biggin Hill

20th February 2018

Plans for a pioneering £12m Aerospace and Technology College at Biggin Hill Airport, in partnership with London South East colleges, are set to become a reality with the Greater London Authority (GLA) providing major funding for the project. The new college will help address a shortage of aerospace engineers and the wider skills needs of… Read more

Tickets for the Spring Lunch 2018

19th February 2018

The Spring Lunch is now fully booked! Email to be added to the waiting list for tickets; at £130 + 20% VAT each Sponsored by   Wednesday 25th April 2018 12 noon for 1pm at; Merchant Taylors’ Hall 30 Threadneedle St, London EC2R 8JB AFTER LUNCH NETWORKING RECEPTION We will retire to The Crosse… Read more

Nick Weston of Weston Aviation becomes BACA Deputy Chairman

19th February 2018

At the 455th meeting of the BACA Council on February 15th Nick Weston of Weston Aviation was elected to the position of BACA Deputy Chairman. He will share the role with Volker Meissner of ARGUS International during a transition period as BACA moves forward to its next stage of development. As CEO of Weston Aviation Nick is… Read more