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Plans change on every trip, and each day you face tremendous stress and pressure to keep the guarantees you make to your organization. That’s why it’s so important to have a partner with the global resources necessary to help you overcome any unexpected challenges.

Each and every day, the people of Universal prove they are our greatest asset. And with 1,700 employees and thousands of trusted suppliers around the world, partnering with Universal means you have access to a comprehensive and ever-growing global community of business aviation professionals. No matter the circumstance, we are committed to sharing your sense of urgency and exhausting our global resources to keep you moving.

  • Explore operational insights from our blog.

    • Japan Ops Update – New mandatory luggage inspections and expansion of domestic ops permit
      by Hiroshi Higashiyama on January 21, 2020 at 15:01

      Early in 2020, Japan announced increased security inspections of luggage of arrival/departing private jet passengers as well as an expansion for domestic operation permits. The post Japan Ops Update – New mandatory luggage inspections and expansion of domestic ops permit appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.

    • Business Aircraft Ops to the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games and Paralympics
      by Hiroshi Higashiyama on January 20, 2020 at 16:28

      The 2020 Tokyo Summer Games and Paralympics are still a year away, but the time to begin planning is now. Japan Civil Aviation Bureau (JCAB) has just released guidelines for non-scheduled aircraft operating to Japan for the Games. The post Business Aircraft Ops to the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games and Paralympics appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.

    • Universal Aviation network expands to Turkey!
      by Greg Evans on January 16, 2020 at 14:45

      2020 is off to a busy start for Universal, as we continue to expand our global FBO and Ground Services network - this time in Istanbul, Turkey! The post Universal Aviation network expands to Turkey! appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.

    • How to plan a business jet mission to the World Economic Forum at Davos
      by Todd Carter on January 15, 2020 at 20:30

      The World Economic Forum is a high-traffic event draws significant business aviation traffic. Here's what you need to know. The post How to plan a business jet mission to the World Economic Forum at Davos appeared first on Universal® Operational Insight Blog.