Mar 06, 2014 03:55 EST Avinode Time and again, business aviation has proven to be a vital tool when normality turns into chaos. With the Ukrainian crisis now building before our eyes we decided to take a look at what role the industry is playing in the growing conflict. On average Ukraine experiences between 40 and 50 bizav departures a day. Ten days prior to the Russian Invasion of Crimea, this number shot up to 137.

Feb 25, 2014 05:52 EST Avinode In our “2013 and the Future of BizAv” white paper, we explore the question of whether 2013 showed us the light at the end of the tunnel for the business aviation market and what it means for 2014 and beyond. Download your copy today.

Dec 19, 2013 06:14 EST Avinode The value of all requested trips in the system skyrockets during the holidays as travelers gravitate towards larger aircraft for pleasure trips both near and far.

Nov 19, 2013 08:54 EST Avinode Looking at charter trends in Middle East, we see a steady increase in demand over the last few years. According to sources within the market, there has not been enough charter availability to meet that demand this year as owners have taken to the skies in increasing numbers, putting in more flight hours on their aircraft and reducing the amount of aircraft available for charter.

The e-Go aircraft is flying

Nov 06, 2013 06:30 EST Oxeon AB In front of a large invited audience, the e-Go prototype took to the skies of Norfolk on Wednesday 30th October for its official First Flight. In the careful hands of the company’s Chief Test Pilot, Keith Dennison, the aircraft gracefully took to the air and flew a lively display sequence.

Aug 21, 2013 11:33 EDT Avinode The Avinode Marketplace has received its 7 millionth request! This event occurred at 11:50 UTC on August 12th 2013, just five months after the total number of flight requests in Avinode passed the 6 million mark. This is quick growth for a marketplace that passed the 1 million mark only five short years ago.

May 22, 2013 06:37 EDT Avinode Panelists delved deep into the branding and image issues surrounding business aviation at Avinode’s Business Intelligence press conference on day 1 of EBACE 2013. The expert group of aviation professionals from around Europe agreed that business aviation needs to get better at marketing the utility of the tool rather than simply the luxury.

Jan 22, 2013 09:27 EST Avinode Take your business on the road with Avinode’s new marketplace site designed specifically for the mobile web. With this new mobile site Avinode users can now search for flights quickly and easily from their smartphone or tablet.

Oct 16, 2012 05:17 EDT Avinode Much of the talk in the business aviation media this year has been about the depressed state of the market in the United States. However, when you compare the market trends for 2012 to the general trends for the previous three years you get a picture of a market that is on track for growth.

Oct 02, 2012 05:04 EDT Avinode In the first eight months of 2012, Europe has experienced a 10% increase in Ultra Long Range (ULR) jet departures, according to Eurocontrol data analyzed by Avinode. This increase stands in stark contrast to the downgrade trend currently affecting other jet categories on the continent.