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The ACA has been the core of the Air Charter Industry from its very beginning over 70 years ago and forms the global air charter network. 

 

We lead industry self-regulation, promote the best supply chain relationships and our members are accredited as experienced and trustworthy professionals.  The ACA is the “go-to” source of industry information, proactively represents our members to government and regulators, provides expert guidance, support, training and organises unrivalled networking events.

 

Chartering an aircraft requires extensive knowledge to locate the most suitable, legal and cost effective solution. Clients recognise the value and security of booking and managing their air charter through ACA accredited members.

Why use air charter?

Why use air charter?

Air charter plays a key part in business and private travel, providing time critical transport with flexibility, local direct access, security and discretion.

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Guidance for Members on the Russia-Ukraine conflict

First published 9 March; updated 15 March 2022 Useful Links UK Department for Transport, Letter to Airports https://www.theaircharterassociation.aero/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/2022.03.08-UK-DfT-Letter-to-Airports-The-ACA.pdf UK Sanctions Guidance: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/russia-sanctions-guidance https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/1058961/Russia_guidance_04.03.22_.pdf UK Sanctioned Individuals https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/1058999/Russia.pdf European Union https://www.easa.europa.eu/newsroom-and-events/news/easa-publishes-details-implementation-eu-restrictive-measures-against https://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/policies/sanctions/restrictive-measures-ukraine-crisis/ USA https://www.faa.gov/air_traffic/publications/us_restrictions/media/FDC_2-2415_(Plain_Text)_(20220310_0500Z).pdf https://www.trade.gov/consolidated-screening-list https://www.transportation.gov/briefing-room/us-will-block-russian-aircraft-using-all-domestic-airspace UK guidance clarification The Regulations prohibit Russian aircraft from overflying United Kingdom (UK) airspace and landing in the UK. The… Read more

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INDUSTRY CONSULTATION – Sustainability in the Air Charter Industry

Click here today to have your say: The ACA Consultation We are pleased to launch this consultation on Sustainability in the Air Charter industry. This initial consultation is short and simple to complete and will only take a couple of minutes; closing on 01 February. A core objective for The ACA is to support the development… Read more

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ACA NextGen group’s careers presentations

Farnborough College of Technology Careers Fair Scott Butcher from The Air Charter Association’s NextGen Group presented at the Farnborough College of Technology Careers Fair. It was a great opportunity to introduce students studying various subjects to the charter industry, many of whom were previously unaware of its existence. Students were very interested in the experience… Read more

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Broker & Operator Forum, 28 April 2022

Bookings are open for our Broker & Operator Forum, taking place on Thursday 28 April 2022 at the Royal Aeronautical Society, London from 12.00-17.00. This is a new event exclusively for broker and operator members of The ACA, offering the opportunity for senior staff, at Manager or Director level, to gather and review issues in… Read more

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What is illegal charter?

What is illegal or ‘grey charter’?

The Air Charter Association is focussed on the safety of the travelling public. We work tirelessly with regulatory authorities and governments to ensure that users of charter aircraft have information and support about how to fly legally with the highest standards of safety.

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