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Delaware Governor at Business Aviation Conference

Publication Date: 2014-10-22

Delaware Gov. Jack Markell has been invited to speak at a national gathering focused on business aviation.

Argus: 2014 To Be Best Year for Bizav Flying Since 2008

Publication: AIN ONLINE
Publication Date: 2014-10-21
Publication Author: Chad Trautvetter

Business aircraft activity in the U.S. has been climbing for the past 10 straight months and is set to continue this trend in the fourth quarter, according to aviation services company Argus.

Ozark Airport Project Takes Flight

Publication: DOTHAN FIRST
Publication Date: 2014-10-21

“We have several projects going in in the City of Ozark. We have some public projects going on, and we have some private business projects going on that really make Ozark on the move,” said Mayor Billy Blackwell. And the city is indeed on the move with some major plans to improve the Ozark-Blackwell Field Airport.

Bigger Still Better in Business

Publication: MRO NETWORK
Publication Date: 2014-10-21
Publication Author: Sarah-Jayne Russell

While the bulk of business jet orders continue to be for large cabin aircraft, demand for smaller and mid-sized aircraft is on the rise, according to the latest forecast from Honeywell Aerospace.

Arizona Business Aviation Association Offers $10K in Scholarships

Publication Date: 2014-10-21

The Arizona Business Aviation Association will award up to $10,000 in scholarship funds to several applicants pursuing business aviation careers at the end of October, 2014.

Bolen, Bunce: Keep Business Aviation Voice at Forefront

Publication: AVIATION WEEK
Publication Date: 2014-10-21
Publication Author: Kerry Lynch

National Business Aviation Association president and CEO Ed Bolen and General Aviation Manufacturers Association president and CEO Pete Bunce believe business aviation is in a stronger position heading into debate on the next FAA reauthorization bill thanks to a concentrated effort by industry to educate lawmakers and the general public on the important role the industry plays in the national economy.

Study: Wichita Workforce Leads in Advance Manufacturing Skills

Publication Date: 2014-10-21
Publication Author: Dan Voorhis

So how tech-savvy is Wichita? Very, according to a new study by Wichita State University’s Center for Economic Development and Business Research.

Group Pairs Pilots With Pooches to Fly Them to ‘Forever Homes’

Publication: NBC NEWS
Publication Date: 2014-10-20
Publication Author: Kevin Tibbles, Kim Cornett and Elisha Fieldstadt

Animal lover Debi Boies was ecstatic when she found her dream-dog — a doberman rescue named Frank. The only problem was that Frank was in a different state. But Boies wasn’t going to give up on the pooch, who would likely be euthanized if she didn’t provide him with a home, so she enlisted the help of a pilot friend to fly from South Carolina to Florida to pick him up.

NBAA chief: Business Aviation’s Resiliency is on Display at Annual Event

Publication Date: 2014-10-20
Publication Author: Daniel McCoy

Ed Bolen, president and CEO of the National Business Aviation Association, said Monday in Orlando that this year’s event is a testament to the industry’s resiliency.

Alaska Aviation Legends: Bill Diehl, Artic Aircraft Designer

Publication Date: 2004-10-20
Publication Author: Rob Stapleton

When his aunt and uncle flew over 6-year-old Bill Diehl’s house waggling the wings of their Aerosport biplane, and took Diehl for his first airplane ride, the seed was planted that he too would one day sit behind the controls of an aircraft.

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