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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.

NBAA Names Recipients of 2018 Maintenance Scholarships

Albuquerque, NM, May 1, 2018 – The National Business Aviation Association’s (NBAA’s) Maintenance Committee is awarding the 2018 Maintenance Technical Reward and Career Scholarships (TRACS) at the association’s annual Maintenance Conference, which runs through Thursday, May 3, in Albuquerque, NM.

ATC Privatization Puts Airlines in Control, at a Cost to General Aviation

Washington, DC, May 17, 2017 –  National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) President and CEO Ed Bolen today reminded House Transportation Committee lawmakers that proposals for privatizing air traffic control (ATC) could allow the nation’s big airlines to obtain sweeping authority over the nation’s aviation system, at a cost to the citizens, businesses and towns that depend on general aviation.