Bakersfield Jet Center opens

Now open at Meadows Field Airport (BFL) in Bakersfield, Calif., is Bakersfield Jet Center by Loyd’s Aviation.

bakersfieldThe FBO, formerly called Loyd’s Aviation, is in a new location at the airport, with expanded operations. A remodeled ramp accommodates more and larger aircraft, creating 3.5 acres of parking space.

Loyd’s Aviation began the renovation of the 5,000-square-foot facility in November 2008, intending to move to its new location and take on its new name in 2009. In only four months, work was completed and Bakersfield Jet Center was opened for business.

For more information: LoydsAviation.com

Signal Aviation’s Max Green earns advanced line service certification

Signal Aviation’s Line Service Manager, Max Green, has received Advanced ExxonMobil Aviation PremierCare Line Service Certification.

maxgreenExxon’s PremierCare certification program was developed by technical specialists to cover safety, fuels and refueling procedures, aircraft servicing, quality control and customer service.

Based at the Lebanon Airport in New Hampshire, Signal Aviation provides fueling, parking, catering, hangar storage and aircraft repair services. The company also operates a flight school, Cessna Pilot Center and factory authorized Cessna Service Center.

For more information: SignalAviation.aero

Destin Jet now open at DTS

destinjetWith a 6,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art terminal, hangar facilities, maintenance and flight school, the new FBO at Florida’s Destin Airport (DTS) opened for business last week.

Construction of Destin Jet began in August 2006 with the hangar portion of the project completed in November 2008. The private terminal building was completed in April 2009.

For more information: DestinJet.com

Flightline First grand opening slated

On May 28, Flightline First will present its new headquarters to all of New Orleans at its grand opening.

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