This issue addresses medical topics: First, we explain BasicMed, the FAA's new medical qualification process for third class medical certificates. We also feature Robert Statius-Muller, a volunteer pilot for Patient Airlift Services (PALS).  
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Safe Flying!

The Silvestros and the teams at BAC & DA

For thousands of general aviation pilots, May 1, 2017 marked the start of BasicMed. Here's an overview of what you need to know and do, courtesy of the July/August issue of FAA Safety Briefing .

Robert Statius-Muller is a volunteer pilot for Patient Airlift Services (PALS), whose mission is to arrange free air transportation for individuals requiring medical diagnosis, treatment or follow-up who cannot afford or are unable to fly commercially.Read how Robert donates his skills, time, airplane and all expenses to changing the lives of patients in need

Airplane Summer Maintenance:

Contact our onsite service company, Master Aviation, Inc., The Aerostar Center of the Northeast at (203) 790-5226 or via email at Also on the premises is Curtiss Aero which is a Cirrus Authorized Service Center that is CAPS certified, and can be contacted at (203) 702-7192 or via email at

As a reminder, everyone should provide an updated certificate of insurance for our files. If you have not done so, please do so as soon as possible. For any questions, call the office at (203) 748-7000.

Remote Viewing Security Cameras:
Log in from your computer and watch your plane remotely from anywhere in the world. Call the office at (203) 748-7000.

Attention Danbury Aviation Customers

Our website has changed to Please update your email contact to For any questions call (203) 748-7000.


All customers must park their vehicles in the parking lot at Business Aircraft Center. There is no vehicle parking inside the gate.

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The Crown Plaza, a local area premiere hotel, is offering clients and their crew members reduced rates on overnight stays, as well as daytime rentals. Flight crews can book night or day rooms for $76.00, while client rates are $129.00. All reservations can be made online via these links: for clients, click here and for crew members, click here. If you have any questions, please call the office at (203) 748-7000.
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Business Aircraft Center at Danbury Municipal Airport would love to welcome you with exceptional service, first-class amenities and the lowest fuel prices in the New York Tri-State area. If you're planning a trip to the New York area, we know you'll agree that Business Aircraft Center is worth the few minutes from Westchester Airport for savings and convenience. Located on five acres at the North side, with a dual access ramp, it is the largest FBO on the field. Click here to make a reservation or call (203) 748-7000.