Tag: International Business Aviation Council (IBAC)

IBAC Announces IS-BAH Standards Board for 2023/2024

The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) recently conducted its annual International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH™) Standards Board meeting prior to EBACE last month. IBAC welcomes Lou Sorrentino, CEO, AVMASSI as the new IS-BAH Standards Board Chair and two new memb...

Flexjet achieves IS-BAO accreditation for its growing European operation

Premium shared ownership provider Flexjet has achieved the International Standard for Business Aviation Operators (IS-BAO) for its European operation. IS-BAO was developed by the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) and is a globally recognised code of practice to denote professionalis...

Metrojet Recognised by IBAC for its 10 Years Advocacy of International Aviation Safety Standards

The Hong Kong-based business jet operator, Metrojet Limited, is the first and only local operator recognised by the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) for its ten-year support and participation in International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO). Metrojet received its...

Remote IS-BAO Stage III Audit for ABS Jets

ABS Jets has successfully renewed IS-BAO Stage III certification with the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC). The audit resulted in zero findings, demonstrating that ABS Jets is dedicated to following international safety standards. When the COVID-19 crisis struck, the audit’s plan...

Nomad Aviation successfully passes IS-BAO Stage 2 audit

Nomad Aviation has successfully passed the IS-BAO Stage 2 audit and received the certificate which is issued by the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC). The IS-BAO certification was launched in 2002 and is based on the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) standards that...

IBAC Announces Andreas Meyer as New Director, ICAO Liaison

The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) announced today that aviation industry specialist, Andreas ‘Andy’ Meyer will join the organization as the new Director, ICAO Liaison, for IBAC in Montreal from February. Kurt Edwards, IBAC Director General commented, “Andy’s broad aviat...

Albinati Aeronautics achieves both Argus and IS-BAO stage 2 certification

Charter and aircraft management company Albinati Aeronautics has announced that it has received the Argus Platinum Certification, alongside the renewal of its IS-BAO Stage 2. The Argus award is a recognised symbol of operational standards in aviation, comprising such elements as historical safet...

IBAC to address SAF and other key issues at this year’s ICAO

The International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) has set out its agenda for the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Assembly later this month. Representing the business aviation community, the council will be raising such issues as sustainable aviation fuels (SAF), proper implemen...

Metrojet executive elected to AsBAA board of governors

Business aviation services firm Metrojet Limited has announced the election of its general manager for China to the Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA) board of governors. Michael Chen, GM for the Hong Kong based company’s China Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC), will take up the role...

FBO RIGA earns IS-BAH Stage II accreditation

FBO RIGA business aviation centre at Riga International Airport in Latvia has gained the International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH) Stage II accreditation. The company has successfully passed the second audit of International Business Aviation Council (IBAC). FBO RIGA is the ...

Zurich FBO Cat Air Service receives stage two IS-BAH accreditation

Fixed-base operator (FBO) Cat Air Service has announced it has achieved the second stage of the International Standard for Business Aircraft Handlers (IS-BAH). The award, granted by the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC), recognises and promotes use of best practices in the industry ...

ERAU becomes first educational facility to earn IS-BAO Stage III

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) has achieved stage III of the International Standard for Business Aviation Operations (IS-BAO), becoming the first educational facility to do so. ERAU achieved stage I of the IS-BAO, a voluntary program run by the International Business Aviation Counci...

TAG Aviation Macau receives IS-BAH accreditation for ground handling operations

TAG Aviation Macau’s Fixed Base Operation (FBO) has been awarded the International Standard for Business Aircraft Handling (IS-BAH) Stage 1 certificate of registration from the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC). The IS-BAH standard, which focuses on the refueling, ground handling ...

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