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Group effort

As proposals emerge to privatize air traffic control in the USA and a rise in unmanned aircraft threatens the safety of business aviation, NBAA’s CEO and president Ed Bolen explains how he is striving to protect a US$219bn industry

The future is unleaded

In a bid to reduce the environmental impact of business aviation, operators are moving to a new unleaded fuel. Air BP’s Mark Atherton, general aviation sales and marketing manager, Western Europe, outlines the latest developments and their associated challenges

Talk to the experts

TLC Aviation and Sea Grapes International are the go-to company for private aviation and yachting services in St Maarten. Hazel King talks to Sheldon Palm, owner and director of operations at TLC Aviation, and Earl Wyatt, director at Sea Grapes International, about the secret to their success and where they’re heading next

Changing perceptions

General aviation has an important role to play in the global economy, not just in the lives of the very rich and famous, says Marc Bailey, CEO of the British Business and General Aviation Association (BBGA)

Mexican support

Manuel Romero-Vargas Castrillón, managing director of Manny Aviation Services, explains how he will continue his father’s legacy by providing the best handling coordination services in Mexico

Excellent acquisition

Joe Horowitz was appointed VP of business development at ExcelAire at the end of July. Business Airport International speaks to him about how he will help the company grow through aircraft management and acquisition

Tech factor

Online private jet booking platform Victor has recently received US$8m in mezzanine funding. Founder and CEO Clive Jackson talks exclusively to Business Airport International about how the company is growing and how technology is playing an increasingly important role in the business aviation industry

Modern man

Jonny Nicol, CEO of Stratajet, is on a mission to bring the private aviation market into the 21st century

European expansion

A recent report from Gama Aviation revealed the fast growth of flights emanating from emerging European economies has been the driving force behind the increase in European business flights over the past five years. Business Airport International spoke to Marwan Khalek, CEO of Gama Aviation, about what the results mean for the company. 

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