API in the News

September 28, 2021

This article about recruiting Gen Z professionals to the business aviation industry originally appeared in NBAA’s Business Aviation Insider publication. View here. Each day, business aviation recruiters need to hire

September 17, 2021

This article about business aviation leaders having a seat at the table originally appeared in Aviation International News. View here. Part 91 flight department leaders aren’t just aviation experts, they’re

September 10, 2021

Business & Commercial Aviation (BCA) published its 2021 Operations Planning Guide in September, and API's CEO Sheryl Barden once again provided key pilot salary and HR-related data.The guide includes aircraft

June 14, 2021

The opportunity to fly top-of-the-line turboprops and jets in a challenging environment. If becoming a professional pilot to you has meant only the airlines, consider becoming a business aviation pilot

May 19, 2021

Can employers require their employees to get a Covid-19 vaccination? What has proven to be a divisive issue among the general population has extended to business aviation, with reports that

March 19, 2021

Over the past few years, and especially during Covid, aviation management companies have experienced explosive growth. This is due in large part to the influx of new aircraft owners—both high-net-worth

Press Releases

August 19, 2020

SAN FRANCISCO – August 19, 2020 – Corporate flight department closures and layoffs are never easy. And navigating the post COVID-19 job market has never been more challenging. That’s why

June 29, 2020

SAN FRANCISCO – June 29, 2020 – Sheryl Barden, President and CEO of Aviation Personnel International, the longest-running business aviation recruitment firm, today announced the promotion of Jennifer Pickerel from

September 25, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO, September 25, 2019 – Sheryl Barden, President and CEO of Aviation Personnel International (API), today announced the promotions of Jennifer Pickerel to Director, Client and Candidate Services, and

October 11, 2017

LAS VEGAS – October 11, 2017 – Today Sheryl Barden, President and CEO of Aviation Personnel International (apiaviation.com), was appointed to the Board of Directors of the National Business Aviation