Category Archives: PR

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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ACC Congratulates Latest ILM Graduates

We are delighted to announce that two more members of ACC’s management team have successfully completed the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM) Level 5 Qualification in Leadership and Management. Following 12 months of study, Senior Leasing Manager, Nick Kelly, from our market-leading wet leasing division, ACMI 24, and Senior Account Manager, Suzanne Sharp, from […]

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ACMI 24 Expands to Offer 24-hour Office Coverage

ACC’s market-leading wet leasing division, ACMI 24, welcomes two new members following unprecedented year-on-year growth. The team saw contracts concluded rise by nearly 30% and the number of block hours more than triple compared with the previous year. In response, ACMI 24 has expanded to offer total round-the-clock office coverage. The team now consists of […]

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Children Enjoy Festive Flight with Santa Claus

We were thrilled to join forces with other aviation businesses to put on a Christmas party and flight with Father Christmas on Friday 16th December for families needing hospice care and children with upper limb differences. The event saw families from Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) and the charity Reach, which helps children with upper […]