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March 10, 2017
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Atlantic New York Locations Run for a Cause

There are many ways to get involved and contribute to charities. One great cause is to participate in some type of run, which is not only good for your health and wellness, but by fundraising and donating to a charity of your choice, it’s helping others for a great cause.

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February 28, 2017
PDX Press Release

Atlantic PDX Moves Into New FBO

Atlantic Aviation has recently completed construction on a new FBO project development in Portland, Oregon.   The campus includes two 30,000-square-foot hangars, capable of housing aircraft up to G-650 and Global 6000.  Additionally, there is 15,490 square feet of prime office/shop space.  The FBO terminal is 12,112 square-foot with auto parking for 235 vehicles.

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December 12, 2016
SWF Hangar

Atlantic Aviation Announces New Corporate Hangar at SWF

Atlantic announced that it has acquired the former GE Hangar in Newburgh, NY (SWF). The 100,000 sq. ft. facility includes 60,000 sq. ft. of heated hangar and 40,000 sq. ft. of shop and office space.

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June 30, 2016
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Atlantic Begins Massive Upgrade and Hangar in Charleston

Atlantic broke ground on a $ 9.5 million project in Charleston, South Carolina (CHS). The project consists of a new 22,000 sq. ft. hangar capable of housing up to a Global Express and a complete remodel and upgrade of its existing FBO.

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May 19, 2016
ORL Front Desk 2 - Press Release

Atlantic ORL Ready for NBAA Static

Atlantic Aviation hosted a Re-Grand Opening at their FBO in Orlando (ORL). The event included cocktails and dining as the guests walked through the renovated and remodeled facility.

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May 16, 2016
News Derby Breaks Record

Atlantic Breaks Records at Derby

Atlantic Aviation in Louisville KY (SDF), was host to hundreds of aircraft for the running of the 142 Kentucky Derby.

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May 9, 2016
Montrose MTJ

Atlantic Aviation Expands in Mountain Region

Atlantic Aviation, the owner of a nationwide network of 68 fixed base operations (FBO), announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase the assets of Black Canyon Jet Center in Montrose, Colorado (KMTJ). The transaction is expected to close on or about June 1, 2016, subject to satisfaction of usual and customary airport consents. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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April 19, 2016
LAX Press Release

Atlantic Opens first dedicated Corporate Hangar at LAX

At its Grand Opening dedication this week, Atlantic showcased its massive hangar at LAX.

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March 23, 2016
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2015 Atlantic Aviation Employee of the Year

Lauren Lawrence, a customer service rep at Atlantic Boca Raton (BCT), has loved animals since she was little when she got her first cat. Since then, she's owned a menagerie of animals, including her current brood of four dogs and three cats. She understands how important pets are to their owners and how deeply they feel the loss when one passes away.

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March 1, 2016

Atlantic Breaks Ground on New FBO Development in Portland Oregon

Atlantic Aviation has announced it is breaking ground on a massive redevelopment of its leasehold in Portland Oregon. The project will consist of a new 12,000 sq. ft. terminal, two 30,000 sq. ft. hangars with office and shop space, a 90,000 gallon Jet A fuel farm, and a 5,000 sq. ft. ground support building.

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January 12, 2016

Atlantic Aviation Acquires Premier Jet at CRQ

Atlantic Aviation has acquired the FBO operations of Premier Jet at Carlsbad, CA. Atlantic commenced operations at CRQ on December 18, 2015 marking the addition of a 10th location in California to its nationwide network of facilities.

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September 28, 2015

Atlantic Participates in Papal Visit

On a historical visit to the United States, Pope Francis concluded his tour with a visit to Philadelphia International Airport on the final leg of his East Coast visit.

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September 22, 2015

Atlantic Expands in to Salt Lake City, UT

Atlantic Aviation announced that it has expanded its nationwide network of Fixed Base Operations (FBOs) to include a facility at Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) in Utah. Atlantic expects to commence operations at SLC on December 1, 2015.

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May 18, 2015

Atlantic Employee of the Year

Atlantic employees do small favors and great acts of kindness every day outside of their job descriptions. Often, we don’t hear about them. Occasionally, though, we have the honor of reading about how much one of these gestures meant to a customer.

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May 4, 2015

Atlantic Breaks Ground at MKC

To accommodate the growing needs of tenants and transients in Kansas City, Atlantic Aviation begins construction on Hangar 11, the third hangar built in 5 years on Atlantics’ leasehold at Charles B. Wheeler, Downtown Airport.

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April 13, 2015

Atlantic Rolls out ACE Program

Atlantic Aviation announced the roll out of their Atlantic Certified Employee program, ACE. The proprietary program is a web based safety and training curriculum that provides detailed procedures and scenarios, as well as industry requirements for handling customer aircraft.

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March 26, 2015

Atlantic Completes Massive Renovations at TEB

Atlantic Aviation has announced that they have moved into their newly renovated Teterboro location. The $5 million upgrade includes a spacious Atrium Lobby, Panoramic views of New York City and Atlantic's 13 acre ramp. An expanded Business Center, Coffee Bar, as well as Pilots Crew/Quiet room amenities add to the overall Atlantic experience.

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January 8, 2015

Atlantic Breaks Ground on Houston Hobby Rebuild

Atlantic Aviation's Houston Hobby (HOU) launched its $24 million construction and renovation project with a groundbreaking ceremony Dec. 15, 2014. This will be the largest capital investment for a renovation of an existing Atlantic FBO to date. The finished project will provide a state of the art facility with a new 15,000-square-foot FBO terminal, two new 32,000-square-foot hangars, complete renovation of a current 34,000-square-foot existing hangar and new fuel farm.

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December 3, 2014

Atlantic Aviation to Acquire FBO at Orlando Executive

Atlantic Aviation announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a fixed base operation at Orlando Executive Airport in Orlando, Fla., from Showalter Flying Service. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2015, subject to receipt of consent from the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority.

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June 10, 2014

Atlantic Houston Participates in Wounded Warrior Project

Atlantic Houston (HOU), partnering with Universal Weather, welcomed aircraft carrying Wound Warriors arriving to participate in the Wound Warrior Project events recently held in Houston.

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May 8, 2014

Atlantic Teams with Garsite for Refueler Purchase

Atlantic Aviation has selected Garsite, the leading manufacturer of aircraft refueling products in North America, to replace approximately 20 percent of its refueler fleet.

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April 28, 2014

Atlantic Aviation Makes Donations to Angel Flight and World Vision

Donations in the name of Atlantic Aviation were recently given to World Vision and Angel Flight by United Construction. The donations were in appreciation of the working partnership with Atlantic on the Reno construction project.

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March 20, 2014

Atlantic Continues Major FBO Expansion/Renovation Projects

Atlantic Aviation announced several major renovations and expansions across its network, including a new hangar at Los Angeles (LAX) and renovations at Teterboro (TEB) and Stewart (SWF).

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February 25, 2014

Atlantic Acquires Another Florida FBO

Atlantic Aviation announced today that it has entered into an agreement to purchase the Galaxy FBO in Boca Raton Florida (BCT).

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February 25, 2014

Atlantic Announces Signing of Agreement to Acquire Fixed Base Operations From Galaxy Aviation

Atlantic Aviation has entered into an agreement to acquire certain assets of Galaxy Aviation, including substantially all assets of five fixed base operations and one new hangar that is currently under construction at West Palm Beach. The FBOS include Orlando, Fla. (MCO), Stuart, Fla. (SUA), St. Augustine, Fla. (SGJ), West Palm Beach, Fla. (PBI) and Hayden Colo. (HDN).

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December 17, 2013

Employee Showcase: Brenda Smith

This month, Atlantic Aviation recognizes Brenda Smith of Atlantic's New Orleans FBO (MSY) for her outstanding customer service. Brenda's ability to anticipate and deliver on customer needs exemplifies her embodiment of the Atlantic Attitude, and it shows on a daily basis.

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December 6, 2013

Atlantic Finalizes Acquisition of Hangar 10 in Kansas City (MKC)

Atlantic Aviation has completed its purchase of Hangar 10 in Kansas City (MKC).

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November 3, 2013

Huge Plans for Atlantic's Houston Markets

Atlantic Aviation announced its plans for a complete rebuild of the FBO and hangars at its Houston Hobby (HOU) location as well as a remodel plan for its George Bush Intercontinental (IAH) location.

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October 7, 2013

Welcome to the New AtlanticAviation.com

In our constant pursuit to provide the highest quality service in the general aviation industry, we'’re proud to unveil the newly redesigned AtlanticAviation.com. Our new site has features that make it even easier to access the services Atlantic Aviation offers.

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October 7, 2013

Employee Showcase: Christi Peterson

At Atlantic Aviation, we pride ourselves on our employees. They go above and beyond every day to deliver a world-class customer experience. Christi Peterson, a Customer Service Manager at Atlantic'’s South Bend location, is certainly no exception. Her kind nature and dedication to customer service exceed even the highest expectations, and are exemplified in her recent work to make a dream come true.  

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June 25, 2013

Atlantic Breaks Ground on New Reno-Tahoe FBO

Atlantic Aviation broke ground last week on the first phase of a $9 million total rebuild of its FBO at the Reno-Tahoe International Airport. The new facility will include a 13,000-square-foot terminal with 29,800 square feet of attached hangar, capable of housing a G650, Global Express and Falcon 7X.  

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June 17, 2013

Atlantic Casper Completes Renovation

Atlantic has just completed a total remodel of its FBO in Casper, Wyoming. The Casper remodel includes, fireplace, Internet café,  conference room with audio visual capability, coffee bar and Wi-Fi access throughout. The design and furnishings reflect the Casper Airport history as well as the Western Heritage and life in the energy patch.

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March 11, 2013

Tim Johnson Joins Atlantic as Vice President

Atlantic Aviation announced today that it has appointed Tim Johnson, formerly of Signature Flight Support, as Vice President of Business Development, which includes acquisitions and real estate. Johnson will report to Clive Lowe, Senior Vice President. 

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January 30, 2013

Atlantic Oklahoma City (OKC) Approved as DCA Airport

Atlantic Aviation has announced that  Oklahoma City (OKC) has been approved as a DCA Gateway Airport. Other Atlantic locations that are approved gateways are  IAH, HOU,AUS, SBN, PHL and PSP. 

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January 8, 2013

Atlantic Updates Portland

Atlantic Aviation has just completed a total remodel of its facility in Portland, Ore. (PDX). The remodel features five designated seating areas, an Internet café in the pilots lounge, private data rooms for passengers, two elegant conference rooms with audio visual capability, a customer coffee bar and Wi-Fi access throughout the facility. The use of natural stone resonates throughout, giving the facility a true Northwestern feel.

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October 15, 2012

Smart Wi-Fi Now At All Locations

Atlantic Aviation has deployed new infrastructure that provides high-capacity, high-performance Wi-Fi at all of its locations. The new system delivers coverage inside the terminal, on the ramp and in the hangars at each location.  

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October 15, 2012

Major Company-Wide Renovations Announced

Atlantic Aviation has embarked on a multimillion dollar renovation initiative across 12 locations, including five comprehensive projects at HOU (Houston), FMN (Farmington, N.M.), ELM (Elmira, N.Y.), RNO (Reno, Nev.) and PWK (Chicago Executive).

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June 25, 2012

Atlantic Announces International Operations Division

Atlantic Aviation has announced a new International Operations Division, which will enable flight departments, flight followers and handlers that are entering the United States to have a single point of contact at Atlantic. The division will be overseen by Shane Harris. 

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December 7, 2011

Atlantic Aviation DCA Approved Gateways

Atlantic Aviation announced that six locations have been approved as DCA Gateway Airports. Those airports are: IAH, HOU, AUS, SDF, SBN, PHL and PSP. These Atlantic locations have been approved under the DCA Access Standard Security Program (DASSP) for departures to KDCA (Washington Reagan National Airport).

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September 2, 2011

Atlantic Begins Operations at Portland and Eugene

Atlantic Aviation announced the transaction to purchase Flightcraft FBOs in Portland and Eugene, Ore. has been completed.

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August 18, 2011

Fltplan.Com Names Atlantic Aviation Top FBO Chain for 2nd Year in a Row

Atlantic Aviation has been chosen by the voters of Fltplan.com and the top FBO Chain for a second consecutive year. FltPlan.com surveys pilots and asks them to vote for their favorite FBO in several categories. The 2011 survey was completed by 7,480 professional pilots.

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November 29, 2010

Atlantic Rolls Out No Phone Zone Policy

Atlantic Aviation, in the tradition of an industry leader, has instituted a "No Phone Zone" policy

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October 20, 2009

Atlantic Aviation Launches Towing Safety Program to Enhance Safety

Atlantic Aviation has launched a Tow Certified program that is designed to reduce the number of aircraft towing related accidents and incidents.

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September 30, 2008

Atlantic Opens New Terminal at Charleston Executive (JZI)

Atlantic Aviation has opened a new 6,000-square-foot terminal at Charleston Exectutive Airport (JZI). The multi-million dollar project incorporates the old world features of Low Country architecture and welcomes travelers with classic southern charm. The facility includes four acres of aircraft ramp space.

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April 19, 2007

Acquisition Will Create the Largest FBO Chain in U.S.

Macquarie Infrastructure Company (NYSE : MIC), the parent of Dallas-based Atlantic Aviation, has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of Mercury Air Centers Inc. ("Mercury"), the owner and operator of a chain of 24 FBOs at 22 airports across the U.S.

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