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Air Navigation Costs for Business Aviation – Part 2: Calculating and Paying Fees

Air Navigation Costs for Business Aviation – Part 2: Calculating and Paying Fees

Air navigation fees (“nav fees”) are almost universally applicable when using another country’s airspace. As these charges vary, and can be high in some cases, it’s best to obtain nav fee estimates in advance. By varying the route of flight, you may be able to cut down on total nav…

January 30, 2017 | 0 Comments More
Air Navigation Costs for Business Aviation – Part 1: Key Considerations

Air Navigation Costs for Business Aviation – Part 1: Key Considerations

When flying internationally, you’ll usually be paying air navigation fees (“nav fees”) to some country or group of countries. While these costs vary depending on where you are in the world, some regions can be particularly expensive. Being aware of applicable nav fees, and payment…

January 23, 2017 | 0 Comments More
Estimating Aircraft Ground Handling Costs: Part 1– Basic Considerations

Estimating Aircraft Ground Handling Costs: Part 1– Basic Considerations

Aircraft ground handling costs within the international operating environment vary depending on a number of factors. While basic handling service costs may be quite predictable, they have the potential to change on the day of operation – often as a result of additional requests, a different arrival/departure time, and/or where you end up parking on the airfield…

March 16, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Estimating Costs of Your Bizav Trip – Part 2: Additional Considerations

Estimating Costs of Your Bizav Trip – Part 2: Additional Considerations

In part one of these article series, we covered the basic components of a trip cost estimate. Trip cost estimates range from basic navigation, airport, and handling fee estimates to complete estimates of all costs likely to be incurred on a particular trip – including fuel uplifts, credit arrangements, and 4th-party services…

December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Estimating Costs of your BizAv Trip – Part 1: Cost Considerations

Estimating Costs of your BizAv Trip – Part 1: Cost Considerations

Early in the trip planning phase many business aircraft operators like to pre-calculate estimated trip costs. Accuracy of such pre-trip cost estimates is highly dependent upon the operator providing as full and accurate details on trip schedule and services needed as possible..

December 8, 2015 | 0 Comments More