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Gil Wolin

Gil Wolin
Publisher of Business Aviation Advisor, has nearly 50 years in business aviation including executive positions at aircraft management/charter and ground services companies. He is a past director of the NATA and Corporate Angel Network.
Business Aviation Advisor, Gil Wolin, Publisher

Introducing Business Aviation Advisor 2.1!

I grew up a reader, entranced by the cities, countries, continents – and even worlds – that books opened to this suburban dweller.  That love...
Illegal Air Charter – Is It Worth the Risk?

Illegal Air Charter – Is It Worth the Risk?

Great question – particularly now, when seven worldwide business aviation trade groups have united to inform you about the dangers inherent in illegal charter,...
Shaesta Waiz-Solo Inspiration

Solo Inspiration

A lot can happen in three years. That’s how long it’s been since Shaesta Waiz became the youngest woman to fly solo around the...
Artificial Intelligence and Your Aircraft

Artificial Intelligence and Your Aircraft

Remember Mr. Machine? He was a toy mechanical man, popular in the 1960s through the 1980s. When wound via an oversized key in his back,...
Designed for Speed – And Comfort! Embraer’s Jay Beever and Porsche Design’s Roland Heiler

Designed for Speed – And Comfort!

Business aviation is all about saving time –  you fly according to your schedule, departing and arriving at your convenience.  But convenience is only part...
It’s a Family Affair - Featuring:Keith Hayes & Alexandre Monnier

It’s a Family Affair

Business aviation travel has gotten very personal during the past several months.  With severely reduced airline schedules and pandemic fears dominating air travel, more HNWI...

A Change Is Gonna Come

While the US Election Day is past, the political debates will continue. Not debatable is that the upheaval in business aviation this year likely...
Mike Brodsky-S3E16

The $10,000 Tuna Sandwich

To ensure your travel safety and that of your family and business associates, you’ve invested millions in your aircraft. Its annual operating budget likely...
Safety “By the Book” isn’t Enough, National Transportation Safety Board Chairman Robert Sumwalt

Safety “By the Book” Isn’t Enough

If you think that flying safely means simply “doing things by the book,” then think again. Even if that book is your flight operation’s...
Your Call Is Important To Us

Your Call Is Important To Us

“Your call is important to us…” Or so they said. Or rather, as the recording repeated every two minutes – for two and half...