Florida Aviation Business Association
Serving the General Aviation and Business Aviation Community Since 1946

In order to fully utilize the reach of your social media, it’s important to get everyone around you involved in promoting it. Getting your staff to mention your Facebook, Twitter, or other pages while dealing with clients is a great way to keep it “top of mind.”

November 1, 2012, Sebring,Florida—Three-time U.S. NationalAerobatic Champion Patty Wagstaff, along with 12 members of Team RV will fire up their engines for the first-ever Twilight Air Show at Expo this coming January. The performances will begin at 5 pm on Friday and Saturday evenings, January 18 and 19, during the Expo 2013.

Enterprise Florida - Enterprise Florida Inc. (EFI) is a public-private partnership serving as Florida's primary organization devoted to statewide economic development. The mission of EFI is to facilitate job growth for Florida’s businesses and citizens leading to a vibrant statewide economy.

Banyan Air Service, based at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (FXE), is consistently ranked as a top US FBO by the aviation community. Banyan is a twenty-four hour fixed base operation (FBO) that caters to individual aircraft owners, corporate flight departments, charter operators, military, and governmental institutions.

There will be Prizes, Raffles, The unveiling of our New Fuel Distributer, BBQ, $1.00 OFF our full service price per gallon Avgas + Jet A (11/17/12 only), Static Display, Car Show, Simulator.

Earlier this year, Signature Flight Support signed an agreement to make National Car Rental the preferred rental car partner for its global network.

 MySky Aviation Solutions located in Saint Augustine has announced that it will be marketing travel to and from Bahama Islands such as Marsh Harbor and Treasure Cay as well as business/personal air travel.

Signature Flight Support Corporation announced that its Signature Select affiliate ATP Jet Center of Daytona Beach International Airport (KDAB) has completed its transition to become a Signature Select member location.

VERO BEACH, Fla., Oct. 22, 2012 - Piper Aircraft Inc. is exhibiting single-engine M-Class business aircraft and a twin-engine Seneca V at the National Business Aviation Association's 65th Annual Meeting and Convention, held in Orlando from October 30 through November 1, 2012.

Mr. Stephenson brings senior management experience from the military and the aerospace industry to his practice of Aviation Law. He is a retired Lieutenant Colonel and a Master Army Aviator. Upon his retirement from the military he joined The Boeing Company where he was a Senior Business Development Manager for Domestic and International Sales.

Avfuel is a leading independent global supplier of aviation fuels and services. Established as a supply and logistics company nearly forty years ago, Avfuel is core competent in every aspect that surrounds the delivery of fuel—from refinery to wingtip.

After receiving the news that she had been selected to speak at the Women in Aviation International Conference in Nashville, Paula Raeburn, FABA’s Executive Director indicated that she was “very excited about the opportunity to showcase – on a national platform – the association’s general aviation (GA) advocacy program, Beyond the Runway – Why General Aviation Means Business.”

VERO BEACH, Fla., Oct. 25, 2012 - During the third quarter of 2012, Piper Aircraft's new aircraft revenue and deliveries continued to increase.

You should add this link to your list of Florida aviation resources. You can read what is being planned statewide and the airport information guide is a great way to find info about Florida Airports.

Some of you may remember my daughter Christina Raeburn Levine who worked many of the conferences with me over the years. She is all grown up, married and just presented me with my first grandchild, a girl, Blair Marie Levine. She was born Saturday, October 13 at 5:42 am. Just had to share.

This time of year everyone is working on their budget for 2013. The FABA Board is hard at work to put together a budget that will ensure FABA continues to promote and protect aviation in Florida. Part of the planning process involves presenting the sponsorship opportunities for the Annual Conference, ViewPoints 2013. Click here to view the opportunities available.

Explore the Islands and earn a chance to win free hotel accommodations.

Og Mandino, author of The Greatest Salesman in the World, once said, "Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again."

“We are very pleased to have been awarded this contract”, states Brian Ciambra, Volo Aviation’s Senior Vice President for FBO Operations. “By leveraging our experience and market knowledge, we are very confident that we can assist the Sebring Airport Authority in achieving their goal of enhancing the customer experience while increasing revenue at this location.”

The Lee County Port Authority invites the submission of Letters of Qualifications (LOQ) from all interested and qualified parties to provide Construction Manager/General Contractor For Flight Information Display System (Fids) Upgrades And Other Airport Communications/Technology Systems Services At The Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW).

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