Tag: BBGA

BBGA welcomes Paul Cremer as new Chair of Operations Working Group

The British Business General Aviation Association (BBGA) has welcomed Paul Cremer as Chair of its Operations Working Group, a supplementary responsibility which complements his role as Head of Aviation Delivery at the Gama Aviation Group. Paul takes over from Wally Epton who has successfully stee...

Flying into a new era – highlights from BBGA’s annual conference 2023

Future workforce, industry perception, how AI is advancing the industry, protecting small airfields and the wish to keep close to Europe (and EASA) packed a full agenda at BBGA’s annual conference on March 2. This year’s move to a London venue – Royal Leonardo Hotel St Paul’s - drew a rec...

UK business aviation operators in buoyant mood at BBGA annual conference

Alex Durand speaking in London during a media briefing at BBGA’s annual conference, sponsored by Hunt & Palmer Group. Reflecting on a ‘rollercoaster of two years,’ we have almost forgotten the language of good, but we saw just that in 2022 across all parts of our business, highlighted...

London Biggin Hill Airport Careers Open Day – 16th February 2023

BBGA will again support London Biggin Hill Airport's Careers Open Day at the Hub on 16th February 2023.   MD Lindsey Oliver will present to the Students and other attendees and BBGA and Talentview will have a stand.   London Biggin Hill is seeking fresh talent and will be hosting a Careers...

London Biggin Hill Airport hosts first Careers Open Day

BBGA have announced their support for Member London Biggin Hill Airport as they hold their first Careers Open Day. London Biggin Hill Airport is hosting a Careers Open Day on Friday 12th August 2022. The event – which will take place within the airport, located 14km from central London – ...

Marwan Khalek awarded the BBGA Michael Wheatley Award

Marwan Khalek, co-founder of Gama Aviation, entrepreneur and prolific crusader of on demand aviation is this year’s recipient of the British Business Aviation Association’s prestigious Michael Wheatley Award for Outstanding Services to the general aviation industry. BBGA Deputy Chair Alex D...

British business aviation on road to recovery, but challenges remain – BBGA

Business aviation in the UK is recovering and at certain locations there is more UK demand than 2019, but “we are not out of the woods yet,” highlighted Marc Bailey, CEO of the British Business General Aviation Association, speaking at London Oxford Airport on 29 September, for the Association...

BBGA promotes Lindsey Oliver to new Director General role

Lindsey Oliver, Operations and Development Manager for the British Business General Aviation Association (BBGA) is moving into a new role as Director General, effective immediately.    She will be responsible for day-to-day operational matters for the national trade body which promotes...

BBGA honours Patrick Margetson-Rushmore with its prestigious Michael Wheatley Award

Patrick Margetson-Rushmore, co-founder of Luxaviation UK and inspirational business aviation ambassador, was named today as the 2021 recipient of the British Business Aviation Association’s prestigious Michael Wheatley Award for Outstanding Services to the general aviation industry.  BBGA Chair ...

BBGA proud to partner the new Aviation Skills Retention Platform

The British Business Aviation Association (BBGA) is said to be proud to be the first aviation industry association actively supporting the new UK Government-backed Aviation Skills Retention Platform (ASRP) www.aviationtalent.co.uk. The platform was launched for industry registrations on Wednesda...

BBGA welcomes inbound business boost

The British Business General Aviation Association (BBGA) has welcomed the UK Government’s revised quarantine rules for bona fide business travellers flying in to do business with the UK.  Effective 5 December, eligible business travellers, along with people working in entertainment, news and...

British Business General Aviation Association (BBGA) to host Brexit webinar

The British Business General Aviation Association (BBGA) will host a 90- minute webinar dedicated to all matters Brexit on Tuesday, 22nd September from 11:00hrs to 12:30hrs. BBGA and its panel of expert speakers will discuss the impact of Brexit on the aviation industry as the countdown starts t...

BBGA vows to fight back as UK Home Office dismisses its innovative AMC solution

For the past six weeks the British Business General Aviation’s (BBGA) newly established Business Aviation Recovery Group* has been working on an Alternate Means of Compliance (AMC) designed to help its sector successfully work within the 14-day quarantine restrictions. read here  The Assoc...

BBGA – Delivering Vital Support to UK in a National Crisis

By Marc Bailey, CEO, British Business General Aviation Association: In this current situation, grappling with the pandemic, we are rightly recognising our wonderful front-line staff in the NHS and beginning to understand the critical importance of supply chains.  A key success factor is distrib...

BBGA honours Tim Scorer with its prestigious Michael Wheatley Award

Tim Scorer, long-serving aviation lawyer and currently a Consultant at Kennedy’s Law Firm, is the recipient of this year’s British Business Aviation Association (BBGA) Michael Wheatley Award for Outstanding Services to the general aviation industry.  The award was presented by BBGA Chair a...

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