GNS 530 & 430 WAAS Upgrades Discontinued

By |2020-05-12T20:59:56+00:00May 12th, 2020|Avionics|

If you own a Garmin GNS 530 or GNS 430 unit and have yet to get WAAS upgrades, you're running out of time. Garmin issued a service advisory stating that they will be ending WAAS upgrades for non-WAAS GNS 400/500 series products on May 29, 2020. WAAS upgrade orders can be placed up until this [...]

Disinfection of Aircraft Surfaces

By |2020-05-15T20:48:35+00:00April 27th, 2020|FBO Services|

Many states, counties, and cities have begun to ease restrictions in an effort to get people out and about and, more importantly, back to work. Safety standards for people and businesses have been put in place to prevent and protect from further spreading of COVID-19, or Coronavirus. For those in the aviation industry, that means [...]

COVID-19 Preventive Measures

By |2020-05-06T20:31:48+00:00April 10th, 2020|FBO Services|

Banyan Air Service continues to monitor the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for information on the developments of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).  Banyan is doing its part to plan for and mitigate potential impacts of COVID-19 in its terminal and various departments as our primary goal is the safety and well-being of our guests and teammates. Preventive Measures Underway [...]

Tired of filling out the ADAPT form?

By |2020-04-20T18:23:41+00:00April 6th, 2020|ADS-B, Avionics|

If your aircraft is not equipped with ADS-B Out and you’ve flown your aircraft since the FAA's compliance mandate of January 1, 2020, then chances are you’re familiar with the ADS-B Deviation Authorization Preflight Tool (ADAPT). This online tool was created by the FAA to allow non-compliant aircraft the ability to request authorization to [...]

6 Reasons to Upgrade to Gogo AVANCE

By |2020-05-15T14:36:51+00:00March 31st, 2020|Avionics|

With Gogo AVANCE, you get so much more than just a connection to the internet during flight. It's an all-in-one system designed to meet your inflight connectivity needs - today and in the future. You can personalize, control, and deliver a fully integrated cabin experience for any aircraft type, size, or budget. [...]

6 Reasons to Upgrade from Gogo ATG to L5

By |2020-03-31T20:59:05+00:00March 24th, 2020|Avionics|

If you have the Gogo ATG system activated on your aircraft, then you already know how great it is being able to stay connected via email, text messaging and online browsing.  But today's connectivity is more demanding and it's time to time to take your system to the next level. The Gogo AVANCE L5 [...]

Banyan Receives First Delivery of Sustainable Alternative Fuel

By |2020-02-06T15:04:21+00:00February 6th, 2020|FBO Services|

On January 30th, 2020, Banyan received its first delivery of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) from Michigan-based Avfuel Corporation.  7,000 gallons were received at its Florida facility located on Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (KFXE). SAF is a clean substitute for fossil jet fuels. Rather than being refined from petroleum, SAF is produced from sustainable [...]

Learn to be an Avionics Tech at Atlantic Technical College

By |2019-10-17T13:43:37+00:00October 14th, 2019|Giving Back|

We are happy to announce that Atlantic Technical College has a new Avionics Systems Technician course available.  It will be offered twice a year in January and August as a 100% classroom and lab-based course.  (See PDF for details.) This is exciting news as the demand for avionics technicians is growing and it is difficult [...]

Banyan’s 40th Anniversary Open House

By |2019-10-11T19:09:04+00:00October 11th, 2019|Banyan Life, News|

On September 14th, 2019, Banyan Air Service celebrated 40 years of service on Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport by having an open house for the aviation community.  With help from exhibiting vendors, Banyan welcomed over 700 guests who enjoyed great food, entertainment and games. One of the highlights of the day featured a [...]

HondaJet Enhancements

By |2019-10-03T16:38:30+00:00October 3rd, 2019|Avionics, Uncategorized|

Banyan is an authorized sales and service center for the HondaJet and our MRO teams have completed an installation of a Gogo AVANCE™ L3 Wi-Fi system in a HondaJet Elite; the first install of its kind in the country. This install provided in-flight connectivity domestically for a charter business. They also completed Banyan's first HondaJet [...]