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AMT day at Banyan

Posted on June 1st, 2013 by

Banyan Air Service at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (FXE) in Florida celebrated its 8th annual AMT Day Friday, May 24. This annual event pays tribute to Charles E. Taylor, the first Aircraft Maintenance Technician (AMT), who built Orville and Wilbur... Continue Reading →

Waco Flying Services launches fuel price matching program

Posted on May 30th, 2013 by

Waco Flying Service President Clark Brooks has announced that, to help pilots contain costs, the FBO will begin matching all competitors’ prices, effective immediately. Continue Reading →

FBO gears up for U.S. Open traffic

Posted on May 24th, 2013 by

PHILADELPHIA/BLUE BELL, Pa. — Avfuel-branded FBO flyADVANCED is gearing up for the annual U.S. OPEN with a triple AVTRIP point promotion (6 points/gallon), giveaways and specials, shuttle service and much more. Based on Wings Field (LOM), flyADVANCED is the nearest... Continue Reading →

Airworthy Autogas to produce unleaded gasoline for aviation

Posted on May 22nd, 2013 by

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Airworthy AutoGas, LLC will produce and distribute Airworthy AutoGas, a high purity, low vapor pressure, ethanol-free, 93 octane, premium unleaded automotive gasoline, beginning in the Fall of 2013. Continue Reading →

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New Orleans FBO hosts B-17

Posted on May 20th, 2013 by

NEW ORLEANS – Hawthorne Global Aviation Services, an FBO at Lakefront Airport in New Orleans, will host the Texas Raiders, an authentically restored World War II B-17 Bomber owned and operated by the Commemorative Air Force, on the weekend of... Continue Reading →

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Arlington Flight Services upgrades

Posted on May 20th, 2013 by

ARLINGTON, Wash. — Arlington Flight Services, Inc. – the Avfuel-branded FBO at Arlington Municipal Airport (AWO), approximately 50 miles north of Seattle – is seeing an uptick in business as it and the airport continue to invest in  improvements, including... Continue Reading →

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Alpha Jet Center at KJL to open new terminal in July

Posted on May 12th, 2013 by

JOPLIN/WEBB CITY, Mo. — Alpha Air Center of Joplin Regional Airport (KJL) is scheduled to complete a new, 5,000 square-foot executive terminal this summer. Continue Reading →

Paragon Network adds Detroit FBO

Posted on May 9th, 2013 by

The Paragon Network continues to grow its membership of independent FBOs with the addition of Metro Flight Services at Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW). Continue Reading →

New FBO planned for Chicago Executive Airport

Posted on May 7th, 2013 by

Hawthorne Global Aviation Services has acquired the development rights for an FBO at Chicago Executive Airport (PWK). Continue Reading →

West Star Aviation’s ‘Casual Friday’ helps local community

Posted on April 25th, 2013 by

EAST ALTON, Ill. — West Star Aviation recently launched a new program to aid the Community Hope Center Food Bank through its “Casual Friday” initiative. Employees who would like to wear jeans on “Casual Friday” are asked to bring a... Continue Reading →