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Business Jet Ops to Kenya: Flight Planning, Weather & NOTAMs

Business Jet Ops to Kenya: Flight Planning, Weather & NOTAMs

When conducting bizav ops to Kenya, you don’t need to show documentation to Air Traffic Control (ATC) in order to file a flight plan. Kenyan authorities, however, require a special form to be used in order to successfully file a compliant and valid flight plan. Also, there are a couple of weather […]

September 17, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Business Aircraft Operations in Greece: Flight Planning, Weather, and NOTAMs

Business Aircraft Operations in Greece: Flight Planning, Weather, and NOTAMs

Flight planning procedures and requirements for Greece follow the Eurocontrol policies, and, for business aircraft operators, these procedures are straightforward. It’s usually best to have your ground handler assist with flight plan filing in Greece. He or she can monitor […]






November 6, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Business Aviation Trip Planning Tips: Operations to Japan – Flight Planning, Weather, and NOTAMs

Business Aviation Trip Planning Tips: Operations to Japan – Flight Planning, Weather, and NOTAMs

When flight planning to Japan, be aware of correct filing procedures, as well as limitations on flight plan revisions. Revisions will not always be approved, particularly if you’re trying to depart earlier than originally scheduled. Your ground handler will be a valuable […]






May 15, 2014 | 2 Comments More
FAA Regulatory Changes for Part 135, 91K and 121 Weather Services

FAA Regulatory Changes for Part 135, 91K and 121 Weather Services

Regulatory changes are impacting operator options in terms of obtaining weather data and forecasts – at least in the realm of Part 135, 91K and 121 operations with N-registered aircraft. Operators in these categories must either use government sources or repackaged government weather data and forecasts or take specific steps to approve use of 3rd-party […]

September 19, 2013 | 1 Comment More
Operations to Ireland – Flight Planning, Weather & NOTAMS

Operations to Ireland – Flight Planning, Weather & NOTAMS

For business aircraft operators, flight planning in Ireland is a relatively straightforward process, as you long as you plan in advance and understand the operating environment. However, it’s important to be aware that any changes or delays to your flight plan may impact Eurocontrol-issued airway slots […]






August 1, 2013 | 2 Comments More
Business Aircraft Ops in France: Flight Planning, Weather and NOTAMs

Business Aircraft Ops in France: Flight Planning, Weather and NOTAMs

While flight planning in France is a fairly routine process, it’s important to be aware of flight plan format and lead time nuances in order to avoid delays. Your 3rd-party provider will help with procedural requirements, and your local ground handler can assist in reducing, or […]






June 20, 2013 | 1 Comment More