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Drawing on more than four decades of business aviation management experience, Gil Wolin presents his views and perspectives on corporate jet and turboprop use, and the business environment in which they operate, to keep you informed and prepared.

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Drawing on more than four decades of business aviation management experience, Gil Wolin presents his views and perspectives on corporate jet and turboprop use, and the business environment in which they operate, to keep you informed and prepared.

New Year, New Aircraft – New Opportunities

The year 1968 found the United States embroiled in a presidential election as hotly contested as the 2016 race, with political differences defined just...

“Motivated Owner – Make Offer”

At least half a dozen emails with that subject line hit my inbox daily. While business jet sales activity has increased in recent months,...

When 31 Flavors Aren’t Enough

Innovation occurs when someone wants a 32nd – or 33rd – flavor. While scanning the ice cream shop menu, they realize, “None of the...

CAN Can. Can You?

More than 10,000 of world’s finest athletes from 207 countries will gather in Rio de Janeiro in August for the XXXI Olympiad to determine...

Beware the Invisible Broker

So much of life is about risk management: keeping safe your family, yourself, and your business. You vet each prospective investment of time, energy,...

Facing Changes

In 1964, Sean Connery made his third appearance as James Bond in Ian Fleming’s Goldfinger. We watched Bond board Goldfinger’s Lockheed JetStar, at that...

Plan for Change

Every four years for the past four decades, business aviation in the U.S. has hit the “pause” button. Aircraft sales, as well as owner...

“Six in the Green”

When on final approach to landing, the co-pilot monitors the instrument panel and will at some point turn to the captain and report, “Three...

The Accidental Publisher

I didn’t set out to be a publisher. I began my career directly out of college, to help business aircraft owners and users, pilots,...

Safety in the Air – And at Home

Aviation safety is the timely focus of this month’s issue, thanks to BloombergBusiness. In May, it ran a story stating that “Private jets have...