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NBAA Continues Work to Harmonize Part 91 MEL Int’l Compliance Requirements

The FAA recently published draft Advisory Circular (AC) 91-67A, “Minimum Equipment Requirements for General Aviation Operations Under 14 CFR Parts 91, 133, 137 and 141” to describe acceptable methods for operating aircraft with certain inoperative instruments and equipment, and in part to ensure international standardization. The AC revises FAA policies for the approval and use of minimum equipment lists, and would subject Part 91 MELs to an ongoing approval process.


NBAA, Industry Task Force Issue Report on Jet Fuel Contamination

Washington, DC, June 11, 2019 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today, in conjunction with an industry-led working group, has released recommendations for aircraft operators, fixed-base operators (FBOs), fuel suppliers and other stakeholders to mitigate the possibility of diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) contamination in jet fuel.




Well-Attended 2018 Maintenance Conference Provides Business, Education Opportunities

Albuquerque, NM, May 4, 2018 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) this week concluded its annual Maintenance Conference, a successful show that offered attendees unparalleled access to aviation maintenance professional development and business opportunities.

More than 900 attendees participated in this year’s conference, which featured more than 180 exhibit booths at the Albuquerque Convention Center.


NBAA Names Recipients of Hilsmann Memorial Maintenance Scholarships

Albuquerque, NM, May 1, 2018 – The Maintenance Committee of the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced the recipients of the Hank Hilsmann Memorial Scholarship at NBAA's Maintenance Conference in Albuquerque, NM.

The two recipients will be able to attend model-specific training courses to advance their careers as business aviation maintenance technicians.