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NBAA2010: Where Business Aviation Powers Business

Nowhere was the reach, diversity and economic impact of the business aviation industry more in evidence than at the NBAA 63rd Annual Meeting & Convention (NBAA2010), held this week from October 19 to 21 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA, with a Static Display of Aircraft at DeKalb Peachtree Airport. Review this Online News Bureau site for articles, videos, podcasts, presentations and photos from the world's largest civil aviation trade show.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 – Featured News

NBAA2010 Speakers Agree: Business Aviation Means JobsNBAA2010 Speakers Agree: Business Aviation Means Jobs

October 19, 2010 – The NBAA2010 Opening General Session featured leaders from both government and business who voices their support of business aviation, including the Georgia governor and head of the U.S. Chamber of Congress. Review Opening General Session speaker highlights.

FAA, TSA Commit to Continued Partnership With Business Aviation

October 19, 2010 – The top officials of the FAA and TSA today reiterated their desire to work collaboratively with the business aviation community, and pledged to seek industry input on pending regulations and initiatives. Learn more.

State of Industry Assessed During NBAA Media Breakfast

October 19, 2010 – Today's NBAA2010 Media Kickoff Breakfast was an opportunity for general aviation leaders to take a snapshot of the slowly recovering industry and acknowledge the notable media coverage of the sector during the past year. Review Media Breakfast details.

NBAA Flight Plan Podcast: New Study Shows Planes = Gains for Small- to Mid-size CompaniesNBAA Flight Plan Podcast: New Study Shows Planes = Gains for Small- to Mid-size Companies

October 19, 2010 – A new study by Nexa Capital shows the benefits of business aviation aren’t limited to Fortune 500 companies. Listen to the podcast.
Review the full NBAA2010 podcast list.

Safety Standdown Has Vital Information

October 19, 2010 – Those who attended the Single-Pilot Safety Standdown received a wealth of useful information and advice. The session was offered as part of an NBAA initiative to provide more educational programming for light business airplane operators. Learn more about the Single-Pilot Safety Standdown.

Session Preview: Safety Experts Explain SMS

October 19, 2010 – As countries around the world seek to meet ICAO's November deadline for establishing regulations governing safety management systems (SMS), business aircraft operators who fly overseas have taken an increasing interest in the subject. Learn more about SMS sessions being held at NBAA2010.

Business Aviation WorksVIDEO: Business Aviation Works

October 19, 2010 – This video, which debuted at NBAA2010, shows how business aviation plays a vital role for citizens, companies and communities across the U.S.
Watch the video.

Regional Groups to Connect at Convention

October 19, 2010 – One of NBAA’s primary duties is to champion the interests of business aviation before regulators and legislators in Washington, DC. However, when it comes to representing the industry at the grassroots level, nobody does it better than the more than 40 regional business aviation groups based across the country. Learn more about regional group activities.

NBAA Chairman Says Mood of NBAA2010 'Upbeat'

October 19, 2010 – Pat Cunningham, chairman of the NBAA Board of Directors, says the mood of those convening in Atlanta for NBAA2010 this week is "upbeat." At the start of the Convention, he shares his thoughts on the show and NBAA's recent work on behalf of the industry. Read more.

Other News – Tuesday, October 19, 2010

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