Celebrate National Aviation Day on August 19th!

By |2016-10-14T18:10:51+00:00August 18th, 2016|Banyan Life, FBO Services|

National Aviation Day - Here's 7 Ways To Celebrate What is National Aviation Day? Established in 1939 by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, this holiday was issued a presidential proclamation designating the anniversary of Orville Wright’s birthday to be the day where the growth in aviation should be celebrated. The Wright brothers were two American inventors and aviation pioneers, credited [...]

Top Reasons to Fly through FXE Airport This Summer

By |2016-12-30T16:00:39+00:00August 11th, 2016|FBO Services|

Top Reasons to Fly through FXE Airport This Summer Besides the warm sunshine and the beautiful ocean waves, Fort Lauderdale also has a great General Aviation airport that makes traveling for your next vacation a breeze. The Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport(FXE Airport) has no commercial airline traffic and much less General Aviation traffic compared to Fort [...]

Be Prepared for Hurricane Season with These Helpful Tips!

By |2021-05-12T13:43:44+00:00June 1st, 2016|FBO Services|

Hurricane Plan Hurricane season is upon us, make sure you have a plan. Find your home’s vulnerability to storm surge, wind & flooding. Know the location of where you will evacuate. Locate a safe room or safest area in your home, usually an interior room on the lowest floor without windows or exterior walls. Bathrooms, [...]

Tips for Fort Lauderdale Air Show Weekend

By |2016-10-14T18:10:54+00:00May 5th, 2016|Banyan Life, FBO Services|

Tips for Fort Lauderdale Air Show Weekend   Are you visiting sunny South Florida this weekend for the Fort Lauderdale Air Show? Here are some helpful tips we've gathered to make your trip fun and worry-free!   • Avoid the main roads. There will be lots of car traffic, and congestion is bound to happen, [...]

Banyan Attends FXE Aviation Safety Expo

By |2016-10-14T18:10:56+00:00March 8th, 2016|FBO Services|

FXE Aviation Safety Expo   Banyan Air Service attended the Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport Safety Expo on March 5, 2016. This annual event is a part of a pilot outreach and airfield safety initiatives program by FXE. It is targeted towards all South Florida general aviation pilots, student pilots, and aircraft owners and operators. The [...]

Bahamas Update

By |2017-07-26T20:49:29+00:00January 1st, 2015|Bahamas, FBO Services|

Banyan Air Service is your gateway FBO to the Bahamas and the Caribbean. Grand Bahama and Bahama Out Islands extend special savings to pilots.  Fuel Credits of $150 and $300 may be applied to member property hotel invoice when you make reservations by June 30th for travel through October 31st, 2015.  For information on where [...]

Banyan Provides Gift of Hope Through 4KIDS of South Florida Toy Drive

By |2016-06-30T14:25:22+00:00December 24th, 2014|Banyan Life, FBO Services, Giving Back|

4KIDS of South Florida provides a warm and loving shelter for children who have been orphaned and abandoned. That is why Banyan Air Service chose 4KIDS of South Florida as one of its corporate charities. Teammates contribute funds, volunteer at events and donate to their cause. Every year, Banyan participates in the Gift of Hope [...]

Banyan Air Service (FXE) Partners with Go Rentals

By |2016-10-14T18:10:58+00:00August 22nd, 2014|Banyan Life, FBO Services|

Banyan Air Service based at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (FXE) is pleased to announce their new partnership with Go Rentals. Go Rentals is an elite car rental service company, with special emphasis on service. The company is also the only one specializing in the private jet industry since 1995. With their new location at the [...]

Energy-Efficient Lighting Upgrade

By |2013-11-12T10:45:53+00:00November 12th, 2013|FBO Services|

In August, XtraLight replaced 25 400W HID fixtures in Banyan’s main hangar with new 140W LED fixtures. This project educed the energy consumption of the lighting load by two-thirds, eliminated maintenance for 15 plus years and enhanced he lighting in the facility significantly. XtraLight’s innovative flow-thru thermal management system coupled with its patented LED board [...]

Customer Spotlight – Airborne Systems Flight School

By |2016-06-30T14:46:54+00:00October 9th, 2013|FBO Services|

Maria Canon, Chief Executive Officer, and Vinny Billisi, Operations manager, of Airborne Systems Flight School are passionate about aviation. They have trained over 1,000 students and have issued over 3,000 certifications and ratings since opening in 1992. Their FAA-141 approved training facility is a Cessna Training Center that focuses on safety, individual needs and has [...]

On Wings of Hope Movie Premier

By |2017-06-21T19:11:37+00:00May 28th, 2013|FBO Services, MRO|

Thank you to the PACTEC group and filmmaker Pascal Depuhl for premiering On Wings of Hope at Banyan.Paul Rose, David Rask, Timothy Chase, Christopher Hallam, Daniel Juzi, Pascal Depuhl On April 8, Banyan was honored to host film maker, Pascal Depuhl for his movie premiere, On Wings of Hope. The 15-minute film is [...]

Banyan Receives FXE ACE Awards

By |2017-06-21T19:10:08+00:00May 23rd, 2013|FBO Services|

The FXE "Achievements in Community Excellence (ACE) Awards" recognized several Banyan teammates with including, Terry Schuler, Daniel Day,. Les Bowser, Gary Johnson, Murray Zacharia and Paul Wallis. All received ACE Awards for operating safely on the Airport Movement area for the past 10 years and Charles Amento, Rob Tuttle, Randall Klebon and Kenneth Gibson received [...]

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