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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 [...]

Banyan Recognized by the City of Fort Lauderdale

By |2019-09-19T19:50:19+00:00September 19th, 2019|FBO Services, News|

On Thursday, Sept 12, 2019 Banyan Air Service was honored by the City of Fort Lauderdale with a proclamation recognizing Banyan’s 40th anniversary at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport.    The proclamation was signed by Mayor Dean J. Trantalis and presented to Don Campion.  Also in attendance were Sueanne Campion, Commissioner Heather Moraitis, and Rufus [...]

In 40th Year, Banyan Air Service Sets Sites High

By |2019-08-22T18:31:18+00:00August 22nd, 2019|Banyan Life, News|

Banyan is now turning 40 and our team at Banyan Air Service looks forward to celebrating an array of events and developments with the aviation community, from classes and appreciation days to business expansions. Events Customer Appreciation Day: September 14, 10 a.m – 3 p.m. The FBO looks forward to hosting customers at [...]

Banyan Air Service to Host Open House to Celebrate 40th Anniversary

By |2019-08-22T18:44:33+00:00August 21st, 2019|Banyan Life, News, Press Releases|

For Release: August 16, 2019 Fort Lauderdale, FLA. – On September 14, 2019 from 10 am – 3 pm, Banyan Air Service based at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport will host a customer appreciation open house. “It was 1979 when it all began and it is hard to believe it’s been 40 years,” says Banyan’s [...]

Paul Rose Returns to Banyan

By |2019-08-09T20:26:46+00:00August 8th, 2019|News, Press Releases|

For Release: August 8, 2019 Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – Paul Rose has returned to Banyan Air Service after a three year tour with Embraer Executive Jets.  He rejoins Banyan as vice president of technical sales, a role he previously held with Banyan for over 14 years.  Paul’s responsibilities include managing the technical sales team, growing [...]

Banyan to Host 3rd Annual Aviation Career Day

By |2019-08-09T20:27:05+00:00August 5th, 2019|News, Press Releases|

For Release: August 5, 2019 Fort Lauderdale, FLA. – Banyan Pilot Shop based at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport will host an aviation career day on Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 11 am – 3 pm. This event is not a job fair, but an educational event to discover what South Florida flight schools, colleges and [...]

What if I miss the FAA’s 2020 Mandate?

By |2019-11-08T18:43:26+00:00June 6th, 2019|ADS-B, Avionics, News|

You wake up in the morning (or afternoon) on January 1st, 2020, wash the prior evening’s festivities from your eyes, and while staring into the mirror you realize that your aircraft has missed the FAA’s mandate to have ADS-B Out installed. After a quick Google search reveals that the FAA has not pushed back [...]

ADS-B Installation – 2020 Mandate

By |2019-07-26T13:12:55+00:00May 31st, 2019|ADS-B, Avionics, News|

[Updated July, 2019] When the FAA mandated that ADS-B installation on all aircraft flying in the U.S. be completed by January 1, 2020, they must have known there'd be aircraft that would miss the deadline. But it's safe to say no one could predict that over half of the U.S. aircraft would be non-compliant to [...]

Prepare Your Aircraft for Hurricane Season!

By |2019-05-31T19:59:16+00:00May 30th, 2019|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.  [...]

Don Campion Receives GMAA Award

By |2017-01-06T21:43:44+00:00January 6th, 2017|FBO Services, News|

Don Campion, president of Banyan Air Service, received the Edward V. Rickenbacker Award presented by the Greater Miami Aviation Association (GMAA) at the 89th Annual Wright Brothers Memorial Gala and Awards Ceremony on October 1. This award is named after Caption Rickenbacker, Chairman and CEO of Eastern Airlines, who made his mark on commercial aviation [...]

Data Comm: Look What’s Happening Now With NextGen

By |2017-07-17T18:14:36+00:00January 3rd, 2017|Avionics, News|

Data Comm: NextGen’s Next Big Thing Data Comm uses text messaging between the Air Traffic Controller and the Pilot instead of voice communications. Data Comm is currently in use at 56 major North American airports. Equipped aircraft can take advantage of the many benefits now. According to the FAA “Data Comm offers many advantages to [...]

SBAS-FMS Upgrade Incentive Program for Learjet & Citation

By |2018-02-16T20:12:29+00:00December 14th, 2016|Avionics, News|

Currently there are over 6000 aircraft still using floppy disks for data upload You must complete the SBAS-FMS Upgrade before the ADS-B or FANS1/A upgrade Operating without Localizer Performance w/ Vertical Guidance (LPV) can be costly — it may be costing you more than you think If you're an operator of a [...]