Private jet demand will have it much easier than commercial

“Safety first focussed travelers are likely to give commercial flights a long goodbye” Private aviation is bouncing back more quickly from the coronavirus pandemic than it did from the 2008 recession, a blow from which it never fully recovered. The prospect for a V-shaped recovery in private-jet flights is underpinned by a smaller base of […]

Handling Repatriation Flights – From Africa to China back to Africa

A lot of international routes have been restricted due to the Pandemic Coronavirus,  most airlines are still not operating completely and a lot of people are stuck abroad when COVID-19 travel restrictions were implemented. One of the best solutions for the stranded citizens is Repatriation Flights. What is Repatriation Flights? Repatriation Flights are special charter […]

‘New Normal‘ Could Bring Opportunity for Bizav in Asia

The Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA) is hoping general aviation and business aviation stakeholders will seize the current opportunity to expand their businesses and presence as governments around the region look at general/business aviation in a different light following the Covid-19 pandemic, the AsBAA board said yesterday during a webinar. “Life is never the same […]

Airlines parking planes at smaller airports to save on storage costs during COVID-19

The skies are eerily empty these days, presenting a new challenge for the world’s embattled airlines as they work to safeguard thousands of grounded planes parked wingtip to wingtip on runways and in storage facilities. More than 16,000 passenger jets are grounded worldwide, according to industry researcher Cirium, as the coronavirus obliterates travel and puts […]

Seating Innovation Addresses Covid Concerns

It’s clear, flying will be different after COVID-19, and while some airlines are discussing the removal of middle seats to maintain social distancing, one airplane interiors company has come up with concepts for adapting economy class cabins. Italian designers Aviointeriors, the company behind the standing airplane seat, has unveiled two new seat designs aimed at […]

British Citizens Stuck in South Asia to be Repatriated

Thousands of British citizens stranded in South Asia by the coronavirus lockdown are to return home after the UK government chartered repatriation flights. The flights will return British citizens to the UK, with priority given to elderly people, those with underlying health conditions and others at risk of developing severe coronavirus symptoms. Tickets are being […]

Air cargo vital in the fight against COVID-19

Air cargo carriers, freight forwarders, truckers, and all involved in the logistics supply chain are working to ensure essential equipment and supplies reach their destination. There are many innovative examples of air cargo working to fight COVID-19 and to keep the world economy moving. For example, Fly Charters offered a charter flight worldwide carrying critical […]

Europe Coronavirus Travel Ban

President Donald Trump’s decision to restrict travel to the United States from several European countries due to the novel coronavirus is likely to bring about chaos for travelers across the world. The announcement, which was made on Wednesday, has understandably left tourists with impending travel to the US booked, as well as American citizens, with […]

Bizav To Become Sole Focus of Bombardier

After striking a deal to sell its transportation division, Bombardier will be focused solely on its remaining business aviation business. Increased deliveries of its new Globals, including this Global 6500, should put the business aviation-only company on good footing out of the gate. Bombardier quieted talks of a potential sale of its business aviation unit […]

Tips to Maximize Your Visit on SDC2020

NBAA’s Schedulers & Dispatcher Conference (SDC2020) is the only major event in the business aviation industry focused on flight department schedulers and dispatchers. The event is held in a different city every year, meaning every event is unique and special. This year’s event in Charlotte, North Carolina is the perfect place to learn the latest […]