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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.

Pre-Convention News

Members Can Learn About NBAA-PAC at Convention

October 17, 2010 – At this week's Convention, NBAA Members will have an opportunity to learn about the Association's Political Action Committee (PAC) from staff at the NBAA event booth Learn more about NBAA-PAC.

Daily E-Newsletters and Podcasts at NBAA2010

October 17, 2010 – NBAA will produce daily editions of NBAA Update and NBAA Flight Plan during NBAA2010. The special Convention editions of each publication will provide daily reports of news and events from the show as well as sneak previews of the next day's events. Read the press release.

The Advantages of Moving Up to Turbine Aircraft

October 14, 2010 – In this session, which takes place on October 20, four pilots who have recently moved up to turbine aircraft will share personal accounts of their decisions and successful transitions to the more capable airplane. Learn about the advantages turbine engines offer over piston powerplants.

Convention Exhibitors Hope to Interest Youth in Aviation With Career Day

October 12, 2010 – Nearly three dozen companies exhibiting at NBAA2010 are participating in a free Careers in Business Aviation Day for Georgia middle, high school and college students on October 21. A diverse group of Exhibitors will make presentations to students. Learn about Careers in Business Aviation Day.

Improve Productivity Using General Aviation

October 12, 2010 – The session "How to Use General Aviation for Business Purposes" at NBAA's Light Business Airplane Conference will show business owners or entrepreneurs how to evaluate the opportunities that business aviation provides to companies of all sizes. Learn how to improve your company's productivity.

Business Aircraft Tax Benefits Worth Checking Out

October 8, 2010 – There are tax benefits available almost immediately to businesses of any size that purchase an airplane. A session at NBAA's Light Business Airplane Conference will feature advice and information from a business aviation tax consultant. Get more information on business aircraft tax benefits.

Aviation Insurance: What You Need to Know Before You Buy

October 6, 2010 – As part of the Light Business Airplane (LBA) Conference, pilots and owner-operators have a great opportunity to get essential tips for buying aviation insurance from a panel of experts, and learn from their real-life case studies what works best and why, and even how to save money. Get more information on using buying aviation insurance.

Improve Your Company Using General Aviation

October 5, 2010 – Metrics can help you decide when using a general aviation aircraft can benefit your company and what type of arrangement would produce the best cost-to-benefit ratio. LBA Conference participants will learn about the range of options available for companies. Get more information on using general aviation for business purposes.

Fly Yourself for Business? Don't Miss LBA Conference

October 4, 2010 – Helping owner-operators using their aircraft for business navigate Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs) on flight reimbursement is the aim of the LBA Conference session titled "Getting Reimbursed for Flights: What Do the FARs Say?" Learn more about this session on navigating the FARs.

Get Essentials on Single-Pilot Issues at LBA Conference

October 1, 2010 – From weather to self-induced pressure, single pilots confront complex events every day. In a highly interactive session to be held as part of the NBAA2010 Light Business Airplane (LBA) Conference, a national aviation safety expert will use actual ATC tapes to reconstruct an accident involving a single pilot in a small business aircraft. Learn more about the "Single Pilot – Safely" session.

NBAA Convention Safety Standdown Designed Just for Single PilotsSafety Standdown Designed for Single Pilots

September 24, 2010 – Pilots who fly their own airplanes for business face a unique set of safety considerations, but keeping up with the best flight-duty practices and standards of professionalism is just as important. The Single-Pilot Safety Standdown at NBAA2010 will promote high standards of safety for single pilots. Learn more about the Safety Standdown.

Who's Exhibiting at NBAA2010? Companies Just Like YoursWho's Exhibiting at NBAA2010? Companies Just Like Yours

September 1, 2010 – Hundreds of companies have already signed up to exhibit at NBAA2010, including not only OEMs, but also avionics providers, repair stations, charter operations, FBOs, technology development firms and many more. See who's exhibiting at NBAA2010.

Aviator-Journalist Miles O'Brien to Emcee CAN BenefitNew Online Exhibitor Service Center Provides One-Stop Convention Access

July 30, 2010 – For the first time ever, Exhibitors at NBAA2010 have a single, convenient, user-friendly online location to get all the information and resources they need to participate in the industry's largest annual event: the NBAA2010 Exhibitor Service Center. Learn more about the Exhibitor Service Center.

Aviator-Journalist Miles O'Brien to Emcee CAN BenefitAviator-Journalist Miles O'Brien to Emcee CAN Benefit

July 26, 2010 – The NBAA/CAN Charity Benefit benefitting Corporate Angel Network (CAN) will feature one of aviation's own as master of ceremonies, with veteran aerospace news broadcaster Miles O'Brien presiding over the event. Learn more about the NBAA/CAN Charity Benefit.

NBAA's Convention Brings More Than Economic Benefits to Host CityNBAA's Convention Brings More Than Economic Benefits to Host City

July 12, 2010 – NBAA2010 will bring an injection of economic activity to host city Atlanta, GA, but NBAA2010 organizers also are committed to giving back to the Atlanta community by hosting a community outreach program and student mentoring day. Learn more about NBAA2010 outreach initiatives.

Archived NBAA2010 News

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