Archive - Jan 2009

Date

January 29th

29/01/2009LIGHT BUSINESS AIRPLANE CONFERENCE MERGED INTO NBAA

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The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) announced today that the programming and other elements from the anticipated 2009 Light Business Airplane Conference (LBA2009) will now be incorporated into the Association’s 62nd Annual Meeting & Convention in Orlando, FL, scheduled for October 20 to 22, 2009.

29/01/2009SIR RICHARD BRANSON RECEIVES LIFETIME AVIATION ENTREPRENEUR LIVING LEGENDS OF AVIATION AWARD

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Founder and president of Virgin Group, Sir Richard Branson has received the Lifetime Aviation Entrepreneur Living Legends of Aviation award, recognizing his achievements in the advancement of the aviation and aeronautic community throughout his lifetime.

January 27th

27/01/2009MALAYSIAN FIRE AND RESCUE ORDERS TWO AW139S

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AgustaWestland announced that the Malaysian Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) has ordered two AW139 medium twin engine helicopters.

January 26th

26/01/2009BOLEN HONORED AS AVIATION INDUSTRY LEADER OF THE YEAR

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The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) announced that NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen received the Aviation Industry Leader of the Year Award.

26/01/2009RIZON ORDERS LEARJET 85 FOR MIDDLE EAST AND EUROPE

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Rizon, the expanding Middle East executive charter company, is investing for the long term with confirmation today it has placed a firm order for four all new Bombardier Learjet 85 aircraft. 

26/01/2009NBAA WELCOMES RAY LAHOOD AS TRANSPORTATION SECRETARY

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National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) President and CEO Ed Bolen today welcomed the confirmation of Ray LaHood as secretary of the Department of Transportation.