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ACC Aviation’s ACMI24 Concludes First Ever Wet Lease of Airbus A380

Our market-leading wet leasing division, ACMI24, has concluded the first ever ACMI wet lease of an Airbus A380 for Thomas Cook Scandinavia. Using 9H-MIP operated by Hi Fly Ltd, the aircraft operated this week from Copenhagen to Larnaca and from Oslo to Palma Majorca, just days after Hi Fly took delivery of the aircraft which […]

ACC Appointed Exclusive Agent by Ethiopian Airlines

We are pleased to announce that ACC Aviation has been appointed as the exclusive agent for Ethiopian Airlines’ charter and leasing capacity in Europe. Operating one of the world’s youngest fleets, at an average age of just five years, the multi-award winning national flag carrier recently took delivery of its 100th aircraft, becoming the first […]

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ACC Appoints New CEO

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Philip Mathews as our new Chief Executive Officer. Mathews takes over from previous CEO, Phil Aird-Mash, who has moved into the role of Executive Chairman. Mathews’ career in aviation spans three decades, during which he has held operating board positions at Air Partner and Chapman Freeborn in […]

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Viva Mexico! ACC Flies Fans for World Cup Win

We arranged an urgent aircraft charter flight to help stranded Mexican fans reach Moscow for their national team’s victorious World Cup clash against Germany on Sunday 17th June 2018. Mexican tour operator, Mundomex, were faced with a major crisis when their flights from Toluca to Moscow for 178 supporters, scheduled to depart on Thursday 14th […]

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ACC Appoints Aircraft Charter Director

ACC Aviation is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Smith as our new Director of Charter. Richard, whose career in aviation spans three decades, will be overseeing ACC’s fast-growing aircraft charter division, ACC Charter, bringing a significant weight of experience to the role and a proven track record in delivering growth within highly competitive […]

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ACC Assists with Charity Christmas Flight for Second Year

We were proud to be asked to join forces with Airbus, Eastern Airways and Bristol Airport for the second consecutive year to put on a very special festive flight in the name of charity on Friday 15th December. Beginning with a Christmas party at Bristol Airport with a choir and a magician, the hour-long flight […]

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ACC Announces Record Year for ACMI at 15th Anniversary Conference

On Wednesday 8th November, ACC held the 12th ACC Airline Conference, coinciding with the company’s 15th anniversary and the final day of World Travel Market. The invitation-only event was attended by members of the aviation industry from across the globe, with experts in aviation history, foreign exchange, global route development, insurance and litigation giving presentations […]

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ACC Operations Director Elected as BACA Council Member

ACC Aviation is proud to announce that Glenn Hogben, Operations Director, has been elected as a council member for BACA, the Air Charter Association. Glenn, who has over 13 years of experience in aircraft charter and leasing, takes an active role in supporting the strategic planning and development of the wider business alongside a continuing […]

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ACC Supports Working Parents Week

To mark the end of Working Parents Week, we caught up with ACC’s HR Manager, Sarah Hay-Jahans, on how the professional landscape has changed for working parents and the importance of adapting to the evolving needs of this vital employee demographic. I’ve worked in HR for about 25 years across a range of different industries. […]

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ACC Director Completes L’Étape du Tour 2017

Earlier this month, ACC’s Director of Leasing, Dave Williams, participated in and completed L’Étape du Tour 2017 cycling event in the French Alps. Starting in the highest city in France, Briançon, the one-day event follows the same course as the 18th stage of the Tour de France. The route covers 178 kilometres, with a cumulative […]

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