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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.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 – Featured News

Palmer Honored for Meritorious Service AwardPalmer Honored With Meritorious Service Award

October 20, 2010 – NBAA's first-ever second-day General Session was a celebration of heroes that culminated with the presentation of NBAA's 2010 Meritorious Service Award to golfing legend, businessman and American icon Arnold Palmer. Review the award presentation details.

Buffett Congratulates Palmer for NBAA AwardBuffett Congratulates Palmer for NBAA Award

October 20, 2010 – In a video message presented at the second-day General Session, legendary investor Warren Buffett congratulates golfing legend Arnold Palmer on receiving NBAA's Meritorious Service to Aviation Award.
Watch the video.

ndustry Honored for Haiti Relief EffortsIndustry Honored for Haiti Relief Efforts

October 20, 2010 – At a new second-day General Session, the hundreds in the business aviation community who contributed to the Haiti earthquake relief effort were honored with NBAA's Al Ueltschi Award for Humanitarian Leadership.
Learn more.

Travel to China Growing, but Still ChallengingTravel to China Growing, but Still Challenging

October 20, 2010 – This week's announcement that local authorities in Asia have begun to free up more airspace for GA has experts optimistic. However, flying in the rapidly growing Asian region is still full of operational challenges for business aircraft. Review results of China/Asia Update session.

NBAA Show Hosts First-Ever Live WebcastNBAA Show Hosts First-Ever Live Webcast

October 20, 2010 – NBAA achieved a milestone in its On-Demand Education Program when the Association conducted its first-ever live webcast of a Convention session, titled "Family Assistance Response After an Incident/Accident (Part 2)."
Learn more.

Video: Business Aviation's Airlift to HaitiVideo: Business Aviation’s Airlift to Haiti

October 20, 2010 – This video, first presented at the NBAA2010 Wednesday General Session, highlights the important role business aviation community served following the devastating earthquake that struck Haiti on January 12, 2010. Watch the video.

Opening Day - NBAA2010 Convention Photo GalleryPhotos: Scenes From the Convention

October 20, 2010 – View images from the convention floor at the Georgia World Congress Center, where the business aviation professionals converged to see and learn about all that is new in the world of business aviation – and more!
View images.

Bolen Tells CNBC Squawk Box: No Plane, No GainBolen Tells CNBC Squawk Box: No Plane, No Gain

October 20, 2010 – NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen appeared on CNBC's Squawk Box to talk about the value of business aviation on the second day of the 63rd Annual Meeting & Convention.
Watch the video.

Other News – Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Archived NBAA2010 News

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