API in the News

February 19, 2024

Pay is important, but when it comes to landing and retaining qualified business aviation professionals, experts point out that culture is imperative. It’s a topic directly tied to the industry’s

January 26, 2024

To successfully recruit and retain talent, business aviation managers must understand their role in creating a just workplace culture. “If you’re a leader in an organization, you should be having

January 11, 2024

This article about chief pilots originally appeared in the NBAA Jan/Feb issue of Business Aviation Insider publication. Business aviators who aspire to become chief pilots should keep in mind that

January 11, 2024

This article about women in business aviation originally appeared in NBAA’s Jan/Feb 2023 Business Insider publication. Amid a gaping disparity in numbers compared with men, women in business aviation are

October 24, 2023

Pilots are getting paid. Can business aviation keep up with the lucrative salaries airlines are offering? BY MICHAEL WILDES So, let’s talk about money because, as Danny DeVito’s character once

October 23, 2023

Michael Verdon’s pilot shortage article originally published in the Robb Report on October 22, 2023. Following recent salary hikes at commercial airlines, corporate pilots are reassessing their pay. After Delta,

Press Releases

February 23, 2024

SAN FRANCISCO – February 23, 2024 – Aviation Personnel International (APIaviation.com) celebrates the career of Debbi Laux, a distinguished leader in the business aviation industry, as she embarks on retirement

February 22, 2024

On February 5, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) recognized API’s President and CEO Sheryl A. Barden as a CAM Fellow, along with 18 other certified aviation managers (CAMs) The

February 8, 2024

SAN FRANCISCO – February 8, 2024 – Aviation Personnel International, the longest-running business aviation recruiting firm, today announced that its Vice President, Jennifer Pickerel, has been appointed to the Bombardier

October 17, 2022

NBAA2022 Press Release SAN FRANCISCO – October 17, 2022 – In July, 1971, Janice K. Barden, a professional aviation psychologist with a talent for assessing pilot candidates for employment, became the