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Featuring Key Air’s Weekly Empty Leg and One-Way Jet Charter Availability

This week’s charter marketplace offers one-way availability on the 14 passenger Gulfstream IVSP from Ft. Lauderdale, FL to Teterboro, NJ (July 27-28).  Contact our team for details on this beautiful Wi-Fi enabled aircraft or request a no obligation quote.

Featured Aircraft

The 14 Passenger Gulfstream IVSP with Wi-Fi
FLL -TEB – June 27th-28th

Gulfstream IVSP Jet Charter

Key Air’s Gulfstream IVSP Charter Aircraft

For more empty leg and one-way charter opportunities, please visit our empty leg site page regularly.  We will be happy to provide you a quote for any other one-way or multi-leg missions that you may have.  Please send us your requests.  As always, any featured aircraft are based on availability and are only a phone call away.

Contact Charter Sales today for a quote at 888.539.0762.

NBAA Regional Forum at TEB

Aviation Business Jets

NBAA Regional Forum at TEB – Static Display

The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) Regional Forum held at the Teterboro, NJ Airport (TEB) on June 26th was a big success for the local aviation community.  It gave the nearly 3,000 people in attendance a great opportunity to meet, network, socialize and support the aviation community.

Key Air was proud to be among the exhibitors participating at the event, alongside the 30+ aircraft on display.  Representatives from our Executive, Sales and Marketing teams were on-hand to meet and greet visitors to our booth display.  In addition, Key Air also sponsored the Aviation Professionals Sharing Information (APSI) Networking Cocktail Reception that followed the event.

Key Air at the NBAA Regional Forum at TEB

Alan DePeters, Key Air President and CEO greets visitors at the Regional Forum in TEB.

The NBAA Regional Forums are designed to bring together local business aircraft owners, operators, manufacturers, customers and other business aviation professionals to share knowledge, discuss issues affecting the region, and learn how business aviation can help companies succeed.

We would like to thank everyone who came by to visit us at our booth and meet our team.

Key Air Adds the Gulfstream G650ER to its Charter Certificate

Key Air recently announced the addition of the high-performance Gulfstream G650ER to its Part 135 Charter Certificate; denoting the company as the only operator worldwide to have this prestigious aircraft on its Operations Specifications (Ops Specs).

Gulfstream Jet Charter

Key Air’s Newest Part 135 Aircraft, the Gulfstream G650ER

With this newly added aircraft model to its Ops Specs, Key Air continues to expand the capabilities of its operations. Through the successful collaboration of its highly experienced Flight Operations team and fully operational Maintenance Department, Key Air’s infrastructure remains solid and prepared to support its growth potential.

The G650ER joins a list of ultra-long-range aircraft on Key Air’s charter certificate including the Global 5000, Gulfstream GV, G450 and GIVSPs. The impressive charter fleet also includes the Falcon 2000LX, 900EX, Challenger 604, Hawker 800XP and Learjet 45 aircraft.

For information about Key Air and its product offerings for customized Aircraft Management solutions and personalized Private Jet Charter services, please contact us at or at 888.539.2471.

Key Air Restores Full Maintenance Capabilities Expanding Aircraft Management Services

Key Air’s Maintenance Department is set to return to its full-service model effective April 1, 2015.   Plans are underway to restore our full maintenance capabilities to perform on-site maintenance and repair services in addition to the department’s current oversight, planning, scheduling and coordination of maintenance events and repairs.  With the return of our full capabilities, we will be phasing out our alliance with Pentastar Aviation, who currently service our managed aircraft fleet, as we begin to perform these functions in-house.  To support  Key Air’s managed aircraft fleet and extend services to tenant aircraft based at our Waterbury-Oxford Airport location, Key Air will be hiring additional highly skilled and experienced maintenance professionals.

Aircraft Management Maintenance Services

Tony Ryan, Key Air’s Newest Mechanic/Technician

Meet Tony Ryan, our newest addition to the Maintenance Department.  Tony brings a great deal of maintenance experience to Key Air.  Formerly with Pentastar Aviation for the past 15 years, he served as their Maintenance Manager in charge of setting up and running their 145 repair station at OXC.  With that facility closing, we are pleased to have Tony stay on to join our team.  His maintenance experience encompasses various aircraft types from Gulfstreams, Falcons and Challengers to Hawkers, Lears and Citations.  He has also maintained many of our own managed aircraft. Tony is a licensed A&P Mechanic and is Hazmat trained.

Tony attended Southwestern Michigan College where he earned his Airframe and Powerplant Rating Certificate.  He joins the Maintenance Department as a senior mechanic/technician.

For information on Key Air’s Aircraft Management Services, contact us at or at 855.960.5299.

To reach the Maintenance Department, dial 888.539.2471 ext. 0.

Key Air Welcomes Gulfstream’s G650ER to its Managed Aircraft Fleet

Key Air recently welcomed its newest managed aircraft  – the Gulfstream G650ER!  This prestigious aircraft is one of three ultra-long-range business jets to join Key Air’s managed aircraft fleet under its new leadership team.

Gulfstream G650

Key Air’s Newest Managed Aircraft – the Gulfstream G650ER

Prominently regarded as the largest and fastest business jet, Gulfstream’s newest flagship, the G650ER also extends the nonstop reach of the industry’s highest performance long-range business aircraft.  Flying at a top speed of Mach 0.90, the G650ER can easily carry eight passengers 7,365 statute miles nonstop.  Key Air is one of only two aircraft management companies in the U.S. to operate this high-performance aircraft.  The G650ER joins the company’s growing fleet of midsize to ultra-long-range managed aircraft.

Key Air Adds Gulfstream IVSP and Falcon 2000LX to its Fleet Expanding Private Jet Charter Services and Availability

The Gulfstream IVSP and Falcon 2000LX are great additions to Key Air’s impressive fleet of charter aircraft and will allow for greater availability to meet our clients’ ever increasing charter demand needs.  These two pristine long-range aircraft based in the Northeast, can easily travel non-stop across the country or across continents.

Gulfstream IVSP Jet Charter

Key Air’s Gulfstream IVSP Charter Aircraft

The newly refurbished Gulfstream IVSP is Wi-Fi enabled and seats up to 14 passengers comfortably in its spacious cabin configuration. It features deluxe amenities that include a fully equipped galley with a microwave oven and a convection oven, two separate and enclosed lavatories, an entertainment system with DVD/CD Players, three individual large-screen monitors as well as berthable seating for restful travel.


Falcon Jet Charter

Key Air’s Falcon 2000LX Charter Aircraft

The 2008 Falcon 2000LX is also Wi-Fi enabled and offers a cabin configuration to seat up to 10 passengers comfortably. It too features deluxe amenities including a coffee and espresso maker, microwave oven and convection oven in its fully-equipped galley.  A wide-screen monitor and eight individual monitors along with a DVD Player, CD Player and headsets complete the entertainment system on board. A separate and enclosed aft lavatory offers travelers convenience and privacy while berthable seating ensure restful sleep when needed.


Both aircraft are available for charter either round-trip or one-way.  Contact our team of charter professionals for availability or to request a quote at 888.539.0762 or at

Key Air Expands its Jet Charter Sales Team in NY

Meet Ron Muller, Key Air’s New York based charter sales professional.

Ron Muller, V.P. National Sales

Ron Muller, V.P. National Sales based in New York.

With over 15 years of aviation experience and a proven track record of success in charter sales, Ron will prove instrumental in increasing sales on our growing charter fleet.  Formerly the Director of Charter Sales for an established  management and  charter company, he was instrumental in managing their day-to-day operations. His vast experience within  the charter industry and in providing exceptional customer service resound his continued success.

Ron is a Dowling College graduate from Oakdale, New York.  He earned his degree inAeronautics and Management.

Ron’s dedication to providing personalized charter solutions and delivering world-class client service is unmatched and invaluable!  We are excited to attract professionals of this level to our team.
To reach Ron directly, call 203.575.4451.

Michael Lawrence, General Manager of Key Air Twin Cities, Recently Named in Airport Business Magazine’s Top “40 Under 40″

The Airport Business Magazine’s August/September issue featured  “40 Under 40” industry professionals recognized to be outstanding up-and-coming individuals in the business of aviation and airport management who are shaping the future of the industry. Individuals were chosen based on their career accomplishments while working tirelessly to make improvements within their organizations, and for the aviation industry as a whole.

Michael Lawrence, General Manager Key Air Twin Cities (ANE)

Michael Lawrence, GM at Key Air Twin Cities (ANE) in Minneapolis, MN

Key Air is honored to have one of our own, Michael Lawrence, inducted to this select group. As the General Manager of Key Air Twin Cities (ANE), our full-service Fixed Base Operations (FBO) in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Michael has been instrumental to the successful growth of the FBO.  He continues to be a tremendous leader to our dedicated team of aviation professions providing exemplary customer service to tenant and transient clients alike in the Minnesota area.  Congratulations Michael onyour accomplishments!

Read Michael’s Story 

Historic Aviation Visits Key Air FBOs

Key Air NY Metro (OXC) :

The B-17, B24 and P-51 are on the 23rd season of the Wings of Freedom Tour

On September 7, 2012 till September 10, 2012, Key Air NY Metro (OXC) in Oxford Connecticut will once again welcome the Collings Foundation as they host their 23rdAnnual “Wings of Freedom Tour”.  Local residents and aviation enthusiasts will have a chance to relive history and take a flight on-board the B-17, B-24 & P-51 and tour through the authentically restored aircraft. 

Sixty years after their use over the skies of enemy territory, they embark on a new mission over the skies of America to honor our veterans of World War II, promote education of our future generations about the role of the aircraft and the flight crews of World War II, and to preserve these treasures of American aviation history where they belong: the sky.

For detailed information & reservations please call 800-568-8924 or visit

Key Air NY Metro also recently hosted the “Honor Their Legacy 2012 B-17 Tour” presented by Rich Krikorian of the EAA earlier last month.  Flights were offered aboard “The Flying Fortress” along with ground tours of the famous WWII Bomber.  For more information about the EAA, please call 800-359-6217 or visit

Key Air Twin Cities (ANE): 

Replica Of The Vietnam Memorial Wall

The Collings Foundation also received a great welcome by our FBO facility in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Key Air Twin Cities (ANE) earlier this year.  Aviation enthusiasts in the Midwest were able to experience these historic war birds firsthand. 

Most recently, Key Air Twin Cities sponsored “Discover Aviation Days” – a local aviation event held at the Anoka County-Blaine Airport – by donating 200 gallons of Avgas for the North American T-6 flyovers.  The draw for this year’s event was the Replica Of The Vietnam Memorial Wall.  Estimated attendance of the weekend event was 13,000 and over 900 attended the Saturday Evening Hangar Dance.

Relive History Aboard the B-24

The EAA signed up over 40 kids during the aviation days weekend to go on “Young Eagles” free introduction flights for children 8-17 years old.  Key Air is honored to play a role in providing future generations the opportunity to relive history and pay tribute to the veterans of World War II. 


3M Championship Partners with Key Air Twin Cities FBO in Minneapolis, Minnesota for its Champions Tour Event

Key Air Twin Cities (ANE) offer spectators free auto parking and shuttles to the course.

Key Air Twin Cities (ANE) will once again partner with 3M Championship for their annual Champions Tour golf event at the TPC Twin Cities in Blaine, MN, from July 3oth to August 5th.  We recognize the positive effect that the 3M Championship provides the Minnesota community through this charity event and are proud to be part of it.   In addition, Key Air Twin Cities will sponsor the MetroNorth Chamber of Commerce and Anoka County tent in support of the area’s business communities. Welcome to all business jet travelers – our full-service Fixed Base Operations  (FBO) provide the closest,  most convenient, and best option to those flying in to see the pros! We are also hosting FREE auto parking with shuttles to the course for all spectators. 

Click here to get parking directions and additional tournament information.

The 3M Championship is set to achieve an unprecedented goal for a Champions Tour event. Charitable contributions will reach $20 million in 2012 which also marks the tournament’s 20th anniversary. There are no other Champions Tour events that have attained this level of charitable contributions in this time frame.

Not only is the tournament an important golf event for Minnesota, but it also exemplifies the 3M Championship’s positive impact on the community. Proceeds have impacted lives, benefited communities and raised the level of health care for Minnesotans.

Spectators at the 3M Championship Tour Golf Event at the TPC Twin Cities in Blaine, MN.

The tournament tees off July 30 -August 5 at the TPC Twin Cities in Blaine, MN. For the fourth consecutive year, the 3M Championship will offer FREE ADMISSION to all spectators. The tournament field is expected to be another great one including defending champion Jay Haas, Nick Price, Fuzzy Zoeller, Bernhard Langer, Ben Crenshaw, Tom Lehman, Mark Calcavecchia and Fred Funk.

For the ninth consecutive year, icons of the golf world, including Arnold Palmer, Lee Trevino and Chi Chi Rodriguez, will participate in the Greats of Golf Challenge, a best-ball tournament-within-the-tournament sponsored by Post-it (R) brand products.