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Banyan Air Service is Now a Starlink Dealer

By |2024-02-27T13:54:52+00:00February 23rd, 2024|News, Press Releases|

Banyan Air Service is Now a Starlink Dealer FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (Feb TBD) — Banyan Air Service, a Fixed Base Operator (FBO), proudly announces the execution of a dealer agreement with Starlink to offer their global Low Earth Orbit (LEO) solution to the market. There are many Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) nearing completion that [...]

Jon Tonko Banyan Chief Operating Officer

By |2024-02-12T16:38:44+00:00February 12th, 2024|News, Press Releases|

Banyan Air Service Announces Jon Tonko as New Chief Operating OfficerFort Lauderdale, FL – Banyan Air Service is thrilled to announce the promotion of Jon Tonko to the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective February 1st. This significant appointment comes as a testament to Jon’s 20-year dedication to partnering with our customers, enhancing Banyan’s [...]

Gogo AVANCE Dedicated Crew for Installations

By |2024-02-02T15:08:09+00:00February 2nd, 2024|News, Press Releases|

Banyan Air Service Dedicates Crew for Gogo AVANCE Installations FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Feb. 1, 2024 – Banyan Air Service, a Fixed Base Operator (FBO), announces a dedicated program to complete Gogo Business Aviation (NASDAQ: GOGO) AVANCE installations on small- to large-cabin aircraft with minimal downtime. Banyan has arranged a skilled crew at its [...]

Banyan Expands Footprint in Florida with New MRO Facility in St. Augustine

By |2024-01-26T16:26:13+00:00January 26th, 2024|News, Press Releases|

For Release:  January 26, 2024 Fort Lauderdale, FL - Banyan Air Service is proud to announce the opening of its first satellite MRO facility in St. Augustine, Florida. Located at the Northeast Florida Regional Airport (KSGJ), this new facility will be exclusive to HondaJet maintenance and avionics support and compliment their Fort Lauderdale MRO. [...]

After-Hours Customs Services at FXE

By |2023-06-29T14:21:28+00:00June 29th, 2023|FBO Services, News|

Banyan Air Service: The Exclusive Provider of After-Hours Customs Services at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport Traveling or returning to Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport for business or leisure purposes can sometimes be challenging when it comes to clearing customs. Passengers and crew members aboard business jets arriving during off-hours need to plan to clear customs at [...]

Prepare Your Aircraft for Hurricane Season!

By |2023-06-01T19:51:47+00:00May 31st, 2023|FBO Services, News|

Hurricane season officially starts on June 1st and ends on Nov 30th. Whether it is just a small tropical storm passing through or a dangerously high category hurricane, you should always have a hurricane plan in place for your aircraft. Below are 3 options to consider when creating a hurricane plan for your aircraft.  [...]

Banyan Promotes Eddie Osborne to Safety and Training Manager

By |2022-07-12T20:50:43+00:00July 8th, 2022|FBO Services, News, Press Releases|

Banyan Air Service has promoted Eddie Osborne to Safety and Training Manager. In his new role, Eddie will oversee the training of the entire Customer Support team which includes 50 line service technicians and 11 customer relations specialists with the help of 6 on-the-job trainers who are responsible for onboarding and proper training of new [...]

HondaJet Gogo AVANCE L3 STC

By |2022-02-23T20:56:26+00:00February 22nd, 2022|Avionics, News, Press Releases|

Banyan Receives STC Approval for HondaJet Gogo AVANCE L3 Wi-Fi Installation Fort Lauderdale, FL – Banyan Air Service is proud to announce the issuance of the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) STC (Supplemental Type Certificate) SA04214NY for the HondaJet HA-420 Gogo AVANCE L3 Wi-Fi installation. The Gogo AVANCE platform is the ideal domestic solution system [...]

Banyan Promotes Charles Amento to Vice President of MRO Services

By |2022-07-12T20:50:04+00:00November 5th, 2021|MRO, News, Press Releases|

Banyan Air Service has promoted Charles Amento to Vice President of MRO Services. Charlie will serve in a dual role of Vice President and Director of MRO Services. He will continue to oversee the maintenance and avionics departments and manage the Director of Avionics, Quality Assurance Manager, Inspection Department, and Service Managers to operate at [...]

Banyan Promotes Jon Tonko to Vice President of FBO Services

By |2022-07-12T20:50:13+00:00November 5th, 2021|FBO Services, News, Press Releases|

Banyan Air Service is pleased to announce the promotion of Jon Tonko to Vice President of FBO Services. Jon will continue to oversee the daily operations of the Customer Support Department and Banyan Pilot Shop. He also manages hangar, leasing, and business development of Banyan's 85-acre complex, which includes 250,000 sq. ft. of hangars and [...]

Banyan North Hangars at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport Filling Up

By |2021-12-16T19:30:59+00:00November 5th, 2021|FBO Services, News, Press Releases|

Banyan North Hangars at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport Filling Up Fort Lauderdale, FL – October 11, 2021 -- The Banyan/Sheltair Complex on the north side of Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport is filling up. 180,000 sq. ft. of new hangar space called Banyan North came online just 14 months ago, and today, it is at 85% [...]

Banyan’s MRO Department Enters into Gulfstream Market

By |2021-12-16T19:31:36+00:00November 5th, 2021|MRO, News, Press Releases|

Banyan’s MRO Department Enters into Gulfstream Market Fort Lauderdale, FL – October 12, 2021 -- Banyan’s MRO department expands its capabilities into the Gulfstream market with one of the largest inspections that can be performed on a Gulfstream G550, a 192-month inspection. The 192-month is a heavy inspection that requires the majority of the aircraft’s [...]

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