Reflecting on 13 Years of Charlie Bravo Aviation: Leadership Traits That Serve Well

Charlie Bravo Aviation is celebrating its 13th anniversary, so I thought I’d take the time to reflect on some leadership traits I’ve seen serve people well in this industry. 1. Loyalty Aviation is filled with larger-than-life characters, and I’ve been blessed to meet some of them. One who made an eternal impression on me is [...]

By |2021-02-08T21:44:06-06:00February 8th, 2021|0 Comments

Buying (or Upgrading) an Aircraft: One-of-a-Kind Aircraft Finder

Click here to head directly to our one-of-a-kind aircraft finder. Know Your Mission When acquiring an aircraft for the first (or second or third) time, it’s critical to consider what your mission for private aviation is. Sheila Johnson, CEO of Salamander Hotels and Resorts identifies her mission, saying, “Business aviation takes my business to new [...]

By |2021-01-15T12:50:36-06:00January 15th, 2021|0 Comments

Women in Aviation: We Need Your Leadership

Since the beginnings of the COVID-19 pandemic in March, we've shared our thoughts on the impacts on aircraft acquisition, private aviation and commercial air travel. As this historic event continues to unfold, we are seeing impacts that go far beyond our industry. McKinsey and Company recently published their 2020 edition of "Women in the Workplace" [...]

By |2020-12-18T13:45:11-06:00December 18th, 2020|0 Comments

Gulfstream G200 with Mark Rader

Mark Rader is the Chief Pilot and G200 Captain for Sky Partners Aviation. In this episode, he discusses his experiences flying charter flights on the G200. Hear more about his own personal flight stories and what he thinks of the G200's performance, its cost effectiveness, as well as its challenges including how tricky [...]

By |2020-10-13T14:35:07-05:00October 13th, 2020|0 Comments

Bonanza A36TC with Cameron English

Cameron English, CEO of English Technical Sales, Co. Inc., joins René Banglesdorf and discusses how he flies as a part of his normal business operation which is not aviation related. Hear more about how he flies his Bonanza A36TC to cover his sales territory as well as the practical and financial benefits of [...]

By |2020-10-05T16:15:59-05:00September 29th, 2020|0 Comments

King Air 90 with Ryan Lawson

Ryan Lawson, a fellow Ohio University alumni, and currently flying an MD-11, domestically and internationally for UPS, chatted with Rene Banglesdorf about his experiences as a military contractor flying the King Air 90 in Afghanistan.

By |2020-10-05T16:16:20-05:00September 15th, 2020|0 Comments

The Future of Air Travel

The economic impacts that COVID-19 has had on commercial aviation are severe and will change travel for years to come. With decreased benefits and increased fares, air travel is going to be more costly, regardless of your flier status. Furthermore, it’s going to be more time consuming with less options, longer layovers, and additional screening [...]

By |2020-08-05T15:11:13-05:00August 5th, 2020|0 Comments