Author Archives: Jessica Smith

New Nonprofit Helps Those Left Behind After Aviation Accidents

While business aviation is a safe mode of travel, there are times when an accident results in tragedy, and a family must go forward without a parent. This is the time when a new 501(c)(3) nonprofit called Wings of Love wants to step in and help the children left behind.

New Aviation Coalition in Utah Advocates for General Aviation

Advocacy for general aviation in Utah recently received a big boost with the formation of the Utah Aviation Coalition, a group of eight aviation associations and other organizations that span virtually all general aviation interests in the state.

NetJets, Corporate Angel Network Enhance Partnership to Help More Patients

NetJets is offering a 25-hour NetJets Corporate Angel Card, with one additional flight hour donated to Corporate Angel Network for each card purchased. For more than 20 years, the partnership between the CAN and NetJets has been helping cancer patients receive needed treatment around the U.S.

L3Harris Innovation on Display With COVID-19 Ventilator Project

NBAA member L3Harris took part in the Department of Defense’s Hack-A-Vent Innovation Challenge to design a low-cost, ventilator system to help patients combatting COVID-19. Out of 172 submissions, L3Harris’ entry is one of five that is going through testing in order to receive emergency use certification.