Tag: Van Nuys Airport

ACJ: Analysis of Industry Data Reveals Strong Growth of US Business Aviation Market

Analysis of industry data by Airbus Corporate Jets (ACJ) shows a strong recovery in the U.S. business aviation market. The latest data illustrates the number of business aircraft departures in the U.S. in June was 14.4% higher than in the same month in 2019. January, February, March, April and...

New Phenom 300 private jet service now available in Los Angeles

GrandView Aviation have announced the launch of private charters services in the greater Los Angeles area in May of 2021. Following their recently launched base in Boston, the company will place a Phenom 300 at Van Nuys airport in southern California. ...

Clay Lacy Aviation goes green with cleaner fuel deal

By Edward Robertson Clay Lacy Aviation is going green with the introduction of cleaner fuels both for its aircraft and ground-support vehicles. The business aviation company said it will offer Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) at the company’s two Fixed Base Operators (FBO) at Van Nuys Airpor...

Sun Air Jets adds additional Van Nuys hangar space with Green Build standards

Sun Air Jets has announced that it has extended its hangar footprint at the Van Nuys Airport (VNY). The Company has secured two brand new hangar and terminal facilities located in the northwest corner of the Airport, providing an additional 62,000 square feet of hangar space. This addition wil...

Clay Lacy Works Toward Net-Zero Carbon Footprint with Solar Panels at Van Nuys Airport Headquarters

Clay Lacy Aviation, a member of the California Green Business Network, has completed installation of a 500 kilowatt (kW) solar array covering approximately 30,000 square feet of roof space at the company’s Van Nuys Airport headquarters, hangar and maintenance facility. Generating 750,000 kilowatt...

Talon Air Honored for Quiet Flying

Talon Air Jets has been recognized with a 2019 "Friendly Flyer" award by Van Nuys Airport. The recognition is given to aircraft operators that achieve 99 percent or greater compliance with the California airport's voluntary noise abatement programs. According to Talon CEO James Chitty, "We a...

Gulfstream Announces Facility Optimization For Customers

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced it is streamlining and modernizing its customer service and support experiences by leveraging new and expanded facilities throughout its network.  This facility optimization is the next step in a series of long-range facility modernization investme...

Clay Lacy Scholarship Funds Awarded to 26 Students

Clay Lacy Aviation continues to nurture the next generation of aviation professionals, with scholarship funds for 22 students at the LAUSD’s Aircraft Mechanic School at Van Nuys Airport in Los Angeles, and for four student pilots in the aviation science program at Orange Coast College in Costa Me...

Clay Lacy Launches Aircraft Cleaning & Disinfecting Services

Clay Lacy Aviation now provides comprehensive aircraft cleaning and disinfecting services at the company’s maintenance centers and through its mobile response teams. Wearing full-body Tyvek suits, goggles, gloves and face masks, detailing experts use bipolar ionization equipment and EPA-registere...

Clay Lacy Aviation to Develop Comprehensive Sustainability Program

Clay Lacy Aviation has engaged World Kinect Energy Services a subsidiary of World Fuel Services Corporation, to assist Clay Lacy Aviation in developing a comprehensive sustainability program with the goal of significantly reducing Clay Lacy’s carbon footprint as a large business aviation operator...

Business Aviation’s Sustainability Highlighted at 2020 World Economic Forum

A global coalition focused on business aviation sustainability today welcomed two new carbon-reduction initiatives for Davos-bound flights at this year’s World Economic Forum (WEF), starting Jan. 21, 2020, in Davos, Switzerland. The Business Aviation Coalition for Sustainable Aviation Fuel (S...

Embraer Expands Clay Lacy Service Center Authorization

Embraer has expanded Clay Lacy Aviation’s Service Center Authorization to include Legacy and Praetor business jets. Established as the first authorized service center on the West Coast in 2009, Clay Lacy has performed over 10,000 hours of work on the Embraer Phenom 100 and 300 models, and recentl...

Gulfstream Opens New Service Center At Van Nuys Airport

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced it has officially opened its second company-owned maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility in Southern California, one of the world’s busiest corridors for Gulfstream business jets. The new service center at Van Nuys Airport has customer resources...

Embraer Phenom Owners Face Mandatory Inspections by Clay Lacy Aviation

Clay Lacy Aviation is performing 10-year inspections for Embraer Phenom aircraft at the company’s Embraer Authorized Service Centers at Van Nuys Airport (KVNY) and McClellan-Palomar Airport (KCRQ) near San Diego. Phenom 100 aircraft manufactured in 2009 must complete their 120-month (10-year) ins...

Jet Aviation opens new Van Nuys FBO and hangar facility

Jet Aviation announces the opening of its new sustainably built FBO and hangar complex at Van Nuys Airport. The facility includes a brand-new 10,000 sq. ft. FBO terminal and 43,000 sq. ft. hangar that can accommodate the newer generation, large-body aircraft currently entering the market. The m...

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