Industry News

21st June 2017

Air Charter Expo 2017 at London Biggin Hill Airport Tuesday September 12th 2017, 09.00 – 17.00 Entry is free and available by pre-registration only   A full day programme including SEMINARS and TRAINING The programme for the day includes a full morning of bespoke seminars on a number of topics such as finance and risk,… Read more

BACA success at EBACE 2017

26th May 2017

BACA recently exhibited at EBACE for the second time, again sharing a booth with ARGUS, who powers the Charter Broker rating. It was a fantastic show and the booth was very well attended by our existing members, potential new members and colleagues in the industry. BACA featured every day in the EBACE press, the “show… Read more

Chairman’s trek in the Peaks for Charity RedR!

17th May 2017

Richard Mumford, BACA Chairman, has bravely decided to take on the challenge of RedR’s TrekFest in The Peak District in September. We would also like other members of the BACA Council – and our members – to join him. The Trek is described as a “real physical challenge” in a stunning location, encompassing a network… Read more

BACA Networking and Drinks Reception at EBACE

15th May 2017

You are cordially invited to join us: Collect your wristband for our event from us at Booth F35, or from one of our Sponsors.

Winners of Sapphire Pegasus Awards

5th May 2017

During a spectacular Gala Dinner Event in Prague on April 28th, this year’s winners of the Sapphire Pegasus Awards were announced and honored. In the impressive environment of the renaissance palace style Boscolo Luxury Hotel, the well-versed master of ceremonies of the evening London Toastmaster, Richard Birtchnell moderated his way with words of honor and… Read more


4th May 2017

London Biggin Hill introduced significantly extended operating hours on the 1st of May. 06.30 to 23.00 Monday to Friday 08.00 to 22.00 Weekends and Public Holidays Biggin Hill has witnessed unprecedented growth in business aviation movements over the last year, mainly due to more activity in the Bombardier and Gulfstream sector of the ultra-long range… Read more

Register to attend Air Charter Expo: 12th September ACE’17

29th April 2017

Full event details for Air Charter Expo have been added to the ACE website. Air Charter Expo is the first international show dedicated to air charter; for brokers and operators, and takes place at London Biggin Hill Airport on Tuesday 12th September 2017. Not only is it set to be a fantastic day, it is… Read more

The day after the BACA Spring Lunch

27th April 2017

Dear Members, I should like to say a huge thank you to everyone who attended our Spring Luncheon yesterday, which saw a record attendance of more than 290 guests. The demand for tickets this year was the highest BACA has ever seen and we sold out in a matter of days. Thanks to the generosity… Read more

Drinks in memory of Graham Pasquill

20th April 2017

  Graham, MD of the BAC Group of companies from 1982-2005, sadly passed away on 1st February 2017. Many of his business colleagues and friends who were unable to attend the funeral wanted to meet for a gathering in London, to remember Graham and raise a glass or two. Neil Dickson has arranged a buffet… Read more

Down-Route broadens global presence with opening of Singapore office

20th April 2017

ABACE, Shanghai, China – 11 April 2017 Down-Route, the unique and revolutionary hotel bookings and expense management system for the business aviation industry, has announced that it is expanding its global operation with the opening an office in Singapore in April 2017. The company, which offers the world’s only free to use web and mobile… Read more