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NBAA Flight Plan is a regular podcast featuring business aviation news and information for people on the go. Each issue provides an overview of important developments affecting NBAA Members, and the Association's work to advocate for their interests. Listen to NBAA Flight Plan to hear the latest operational, regulatory and legislative news, and what it means for companies of all sizes, all across the U.S., that rely on business aviation to succeed. Subscribe to the NBAA Flight Plan podcast via iTunes or listen to past issues on NBAA.org.

NBAA Flight Plan is a regular podcast featuring business aviation news and information for people on the go. Each issue provides an overview of important developments affecting NBAA Members, and the Association's work to advocate for their interests. Listen to NBAA Flight Plan to hear the latest operational, regulatory and legislative news, and what it means for companies of all sizes, all across the U.S., that rely on business aviation to succeed. Subscribe to the NBAA Flight Plan podcast via iTunes or listen to past issues on NBAA.org.
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NBAA Flight Plan is a regular podcast featuring business aviation news and information for people on the go. Each issue provides an overview of important developments affecting NBAA Members, and the Association's work to advocate for their interests. Listen to NBAA Flight Plan to hear the latest operational, regulatory and legislative news, and what it means for companies of all sizes, all across the U.S., that rely on business aviation to succeed. Subscribe to the NBAA Flight Plan podcast via iTunes or listen to past issues on NBAA.org.

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Episodes

How to Avoid or Report Bird-Strikes

11/5/2018
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Bird-strikes are reported more than 14,000 times a year, and experts say that there are even more incidents that go unreported. The post How to Avoid or Report Bird-Strikes appeared first on NBAA - National Business Aviation Association.

Duration:00:11:58

Education, Experience Key for Business Aviation Flight Attendants

10/29/2018
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Flight attendants play an important role in creating a positive passenger experience on business aircraft, which requires a unique skill set. The post Education, Experience Key for Business Aviation Flight Attendants appeared first on NBAA - National Business Aviation Association.

Duration:00:08:21

With 15 Months to ADS-B Compliance Deadline, It’s Time to Take Action

10/1/2018
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With the FAA’s Equip 2020 deadline only 15 months away, maintenance shops are finding their schedules quickly filling up as owners/operators make arrangements for ADS-B installations. The post With 15 Months to ADS-B Compliance Deadline, It’s Time to Take Action appeared first on NBAA - National Business Aviation Association.

Duration:00:15:01

Assembling the Right Sales Team for Your Aircraft Transaction

9/24/2018
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Business aircraft sales transactions have becoming more complex than ever, often necessitating the creation of a specialized team of not only sales people but also technical and financial advisors to ensure a successful outcome. The post Assembling the Right Sales Team for Your Aircraft Transaction appeared first on NBAA - National Business Aviation Association.

Duration:00:08:38

Innovative Solutions Necessary to Meet ADS-B 2020 Deadline

9/11/2018
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The January 2020 deadline for ADS-B installation and compliance is quickly approaching and time is running out to stay FAA-compliant. The post Innovative Solutions Necessary to Meet ADS-B 2020 Deadline appeared first on NBAA - National Business Aviation Association.

Duration:00:06:19

How Professionalism Supports the Five Foundations of Safety

8/27/2018
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Business aviation puts an emphasis on safety, and professionalism plays a major role in ensuring safe operations. The post How Professionalism Supports the Five Foundations of Safety appeared first on NBAA - National Business Aviation Association.

Duration:00:04:59

Spotlight on Fitness for Duty Following CitationJet Incident

8/20/2018
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As authorities continue to investigate the recent CitationJet incident, conversations surrounding fitness for duty are increasing in the industry, and beyond. The post Spotlight on Fitness for Duty Following CitationJet Incident appeared first on NBAA - National Business Aviation Association.

Duration:00:04:59

Gain a Competitive Edge Though Certification

8/13/2018
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NBAA’s Certified Aviation Manager (CAM) program, which focuses on leadership, human resources, operations and business management, has become an impactful workforce development tool in the business aviation industry over the last 15 years. Listen to this week's podcast. The post Gain a Competitive Edge Though Certification appeared first on NBAA - National Business Aviation Association.

Duration:00:04:59

Tips for Upgrading Your Aircraft Cabin

8/6/2018
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Looking to upgrade the interior of your aircraft? The process can take months of planning before the work even begins, said Jon Haag, CAM, former chair of NBAA’s Maintenance Committee. “Communication is huge and it starts the day that the principal says, ‘You know, I’d like to update the airplane’,” he added. Haag also recommended making sure there’s no “gray areas” in the work order, to minimize mistakes. The post Tips for Upgrading Your Aircraft Cabin appeared first on NBAA - National...

Duration:00:04:59

Considerations for Selecting a Maintenance Vendor

7/30/2018
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With ADS-B and new NextGen mandates quickly approaching, many companies are working with maintenance partners to make sure that they are on track to remain compliant with all regulations moving forward. “The best thing an aircraft owner or operator can do is start planning a year in advance and working a couple of MROs to get proposals going,” said Nathan Winkle, chairman of NBAA’s Maintenance Committee. “Our whole business is all about relationships…it’s important to know who the actual...

Duration:00:05:00

Aircraft Marketplace Now ‘Balanced’ Says Industry Veteran

7/16/2018
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Due to a growing global economy, there has been a major turnaround in worldwide jet sales and the aircraft market is balanced for the first time in years, creating a healthy, sustainable marketplace, according to a veteran broker Jay Mesinger, The post Aircraft Marketplace Now ‘Balanced’ Says Industry Veteran appeared first on NBAA - National Business Aviation Association.

Duration:00:04:59

Tips for Flying to Mexico

7/9/2018
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Cabotage rules can vary from country to country, but Mexico’s are easy to remember. Learn more in this episode of NBAA's NBAA Flight Plan podcast and subscribe today on iTunes or Google Play Music. The post Tips for Flying to Mexico appeared first on NBAA - National Business Aviation Association.

Duration:00:04:59

NBAA-BACE to Put Workforce Challenges and Solutions in Spotlight

7/2/2018
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Though the 2018 NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) is still months away from arriving in Orlando this October, an exciting program of education sessions is already in the works. The post NBAA-BACE to Put Workforce Challenges and Solutions in Spotlight appeared first on NBAA - National Business Aviation Association.

Duration:00:04:59

Corporate Shuttle Best Practices

6/25/2018
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Corporate shuttles are becoming a more popular travel option for companies that need to send employees to sites far from major airports. Passengers appreciate the predictability and the time savings that allow them to have better work-life balance, said Lee Blake, chief pilot of shuttle operations at Cummins Inc. Corporate shuttles also can have a huge financial impact on the business, as well, said Matthew Grudenwald, chair of NBAA’s Shuttle Working Group. “There is an economic value of...

Duration:00:04:59

The Benefits of a Regional Group Executive Director

6/18/2018
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Many local industry groups don’t have an executive director, but having that person to lead an organization can help it grow. “Managing 500 or 600 members, and trying to grow it, it becomes a job,” Debi Carpenter, executive director of the Southern California Aviation Association. Also, having a single point of contact for industry and media is crucial to the success of many groups, noted Debbie Bowman, executive director of the Aviation Council of Pennsylvania. Learn more in the NBAA Flight...

Duration:00:04:59

Aviation Manager Talks Benefits of NBAA Scholarships

6/11/2018
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Kellie Rittenhouse, director of aviation at Hangar Aviation Management received an NBAA scholarship more than 20 years ago, and it changed the direction of her career. She was working as a receptionist at a flight school, while studying to be an English teacher, when she realized that she wanted to pursue a career in aviation. “It definitely was a catalyst for my career because it also opened up other opportunities and it was important for me to give back to the industry, so I set my sights...

Duration:00:04:59

Tips for Hurricane Season Preparedness

6/4/2018
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Hurricane season started on June 1, so now is a good time to make sure you and your company are prepared. “We have access to all the information that’s coming in from throughout the National Airspace System and all the surrounding airspace systems that the United States interacts with,” said NBAA Air Traffic Services Program Manager John Kosak. NBAA communicates hurricane updates to members via the NBAA Airspace Alerts subscriber email list and social media. Kosak shares his hurricane...

Duration:00:05:07