The issue of pilot fatigue is back in the news. Read about it, plus a national spring fly-in and social event calendar in our latest newsletter.
Welcome to the May issue of The BAC Bulletin & DA News!
Warm weather is here, which means an increase in flying hours. So in this issue, we take a look at pilot fatigue, and what we can do about it. Plus, a national aviation event calendar to help you plan your spring flying adventures throughout the country.

If you're looking forward to taking your plane up this season, don't delay! Schedule your maintenance today and get it ready to fly. Contact our onsite service company, Master Aviation, Inc., The Aerostar Center of the Northeast at 203-790-5226 or via email at Also on 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

Safe Flying!
The Silvestros and the teams at BAC & DA

Flying-related fatigue is a serious issue faced by many pilots. The FAA's overhaul of rules in 2011 helped, but are we doing enough? Here's an update on how pilot fatigue is being addressed, and what pilots can do to help.

The warm-weather flying season is here, and it's time for a good old-fashioned air show or social fly-in! To help you plan, here's a national aviation event calendar for the spring. Happy flying!


Upcoming events at BAC/DA:
* 4th of July Customer Appreciation Day/Fireworks: Friday, July 1
(rain date Saturday, July 2)

* Saturday, September 24: End of Season Casual BBQ


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

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.

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Today: $4.50 100LL

$3.09 Jet A


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 $75.00, 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.