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NBAA Recognizes Members for Safe Operations

NBAA announced its 2016 Flying Safety Award recipients. In total, 1,311 companies and individuals were recognized for 13,534,905 hours of accident/incident free operations in 2016.

Flight Department Administration

NBAA PDP Course on Flight Department Management Offered Sept. 11-12
Aug. 14, 2017

This two-day Professional Development Program course, which takes place at NBAA's Washington, DC headquarters, gives flight department managers key information about safe operations, regulatory compliance, basic management practices, budgeting and cost controls, vendor selection and and more. Other topics covered in the workshop include: personnel issues, communications and forms and checklists that are useful in daily flight management. Register now.

Aircraft Operations

FAA, FCC Investigating Misuse of 121.5 MHz Mayday Frequency
Aug. 17, 2017

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Enforcement Bureau is working with the FAA to investigate the misuse of the “Mayday” frequency of 121.5 MHz, said Sarah Wolf, NBAA senior manager of security and facilitation. The FAA constantly monitors 121.5 MHz for actual distress calls and emergencies, and an FAA report of non-emergency use of the frequency led to the first FCC Enforcement Advisory of the year on Aug. 8. Read more.

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Founded in 1947 and based in Washington, DC, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) is the leading organization for companies that rely on general aviation aircraft to help make their businesses more efficient, productive and successful. Learn more.

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NBAA offers benefits that help members succeed, including:

  • Networking with industry peers.
  • Access to detailed best-practices guides.
  • Essential information for regulatory compliance.