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2014 Brazil World Cup Update: Aircraft Parking Issues

2014 Brazil World Cup Update: Aircraft Parking Issues

The upcoming 2014 World Cup period will be an especially busy time throughout Brazil. It’s important to understand that, at this point in time, few options are available for airport slots, aircraft parking, and hotel accommodations. If you have not yet begun to set up your arrangements for planned travel to Brazil during this period, it’s highly recommended that you start without delay. The following is an overview of what you need to know.

June 2, 2014 | 0 Comments More
World Cup 2014 Business Aviation Update: Part 2 – Permits & Slots

World Cup 2014 Business Aviation Update: Part 2 – Permits & Slots

All General Aviation (GA) operators traveling to Brazil during the World Cup period should obtain Brazilian domestic operating permits. Domestic permits are needed when making more than one stop in country, and you’ll likely require a second stop in order to reposition […]






April 15, 2014 | 1 Comment More
World Cup 2014 Business Aviation Update: Part 1 – Airports & Parking

World Cup 2014 Business Aviation Update: Part 1 – Airports & Parking

The 2014 World Cup takes places June 12-July 13, 2014. During this period General Aviation (GA) parking, as well as crew accommodations, will be extremely limited. It’s best to begin working with your 3rd-party provider as soon as the schedule is known to coordinate a workable logistical plan […]






April 7, 2014 | 1 Comment More
Top Operational FAQs from the NBAA IOC 2014 Conference

Top Operational FAQs from the NBAA IOC 2014 Conference

It’s been a few weeks since the NBAA 2014 International Operators Conference (IOC) took place in Tampa, Florida. During this event we spoke to many business aircraft operators who shared their questions regarding specific topics relevant to their operations. Below you will find a compilation of articles that cover some of the most popular topics […]

April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Brazil World Cup 2014 Trip Planning Tips: Arrangements Should Be Made Now

Brazil World Cup 2014 Trip Planning Tips: Arrangements Should Be Made Now

Over the last few months, Brazilian airport authorities have been working on laying out the requirements for business aircraft operators looking to travel to the World Cup this summer. Though some of these requirements are not yet known, it’s recommended that operators start requesting their services now, due to heightened demand at all primary cities […]

March 20, 2014 | 1 Comment More
Top Operational FAQs from the NBAA S&D 2014 Conference

Top Operational FAQs from the NBAA S&D 2014 Conference

It’s been a couple of weeks since the 2014 National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Schedulers and Dispatchers (S&D) took place in New Orleans. During the conference, we spoke to many schedulers and dispatchers who shared questions regarding specific topics that impact their trips. Below is a compilation of articles covering some of the most frequently […]

January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Top Operational FAQs from NBAA 2013 Conference

Top Operational FAQs from NBAA 2013 Conference

It’s been approximately a month since the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) 2013 conference wrapped up in Las Vegas. At the show, we spoke to many business aircraft operators and found that many had common questions regarding various operational topics. Below is a compilation of articles on some of the most frequently discussed topics from […]

December 5, 2013 | 0 Comments More
Business Aviation Planning – 2014 World Cup Brazil: Part 2 – Alternate Airports

Business Aviation Planning – 2014 World Cup Brazil: Part 2 – Alternate Airports

The World Cup events will draw very large crowds and put significant strains on airport parking and hotel accommodations. Fortunately, a number of good alternate airport locations are available for General Aviation (GA) use. These alternates, however, will […]






November 25, 2013 | 1 Comment More
Business Aviation Planning – 2014 World Cup Brazil: Part 1 – Primary Airports/Considerations

Business Aviation Planning – 2014 World Cup Brazil: Part 1 – Primary Airports/Considerations

The World Cup takes place June 12-July 13, 2014, with finals held July 12–13 in Brasilia and Rio de Janeiro. Twelve cities across Brazil will host the games, and general aviation (GA) is expected to carry 11% of the anticipated 600,000 international spectators[…]






November 18, 2013 | 2 Comments More