KTEB Voted #1 FBO In FltPlan Pilots’ Choice Awards


Meridian Teterboro (KTEB) earned the top spot in the 2015 Pilots’ Choice Awards survey. Now in its sixth year, the survey is open to all of FltPlan’s 152,000-plus registered users. In addition to U.S. FBOs, the survey ranks FBO chains, Canadian, Caribbean, and Mexican FBOs, ATC Centers, ATC Towers, and airport-based U.S. Customs & Border Protection facilities. U.S. FBOs are also ranked by region. “The Pilots’ Choice survey is unique in that it’s open exclusively to FltPlan users who are active pilots and aviation professionals. We believe that this is the most accurate measure because these are the people who are using the FBOs and airport-related services on a daily basis. No other survey can make that claim,” said Sarah Wilson, Principal and Director of New Business Development for FltPlan. Business Jet Center at Dallas Love Field (KDAL) and Texas Jet at Meacham International Airport (KFTW), Fort Worth finished second and third in the U.S. FBO category. The top U.S. FBO regional winners were:

– East Central U.S., Capital City Jet, Bolton Field Airport (KTZR), Columbus, OH; – North Central U.S., Million Air, Spirit of St. Louis Airport (KSUS), St. Louis; – Northeast U.S., Meridian, Teterboro Airport (KTEB), Teterboro, NJ; – Northwest U.S., Clay Lacy Aviation, Boeing Field/King County International Airport (KBFI), Seattle; – South Central U.S., Business Jet Center, Dallas Love Field Airport MT (KDAL); – (more) – Southeast U.S., Banyan Air Service, Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (KSUS); – Southwest U.S., X Jet, Centennial Airport (KAPA), Denver

Meridian, Teterboro Voted #1 U.S. FBO in FltPlan’s 2015 Pilots’ Choice Awards Survey | 2 Redbird Skyport at KHYI in San Marcos, TX was this year’s Star FBO award winner. Henriksen Jet Center at Houston Executive Airport (KTME) ranked first in the ACE FBO award category. The Star FBO award is calculated using airport arrival data and the amount of competition on the field. The ACE award ranks FBOs at airports with fewer than 4,000 arrivals per year. The Pilots’ Choice for the top Canadian FBO was Sky Charter at Lester B. Pearson International Airport (CYYZ). The top Mexican FBO was Cabo San Lucas International Airport (MMSL), and the leading Caribbean FBO was Odyssey Aviation, Lynden Pindling International Airport, Nassau (MYNN). Atlantic Aviation topped the Large FBO Chains category while Wilson Air Center won the Small FBO chains category. St. Lucie County International Airport in Fort Pierce, FL (KFPR) led the U.S. Customs & Border Protection category. McKinney National Airport (KTKI) was recognized as the top Air Traffic Control Tower and Fort Worth Air Route Traffic Control Center was the leading ATC Center.

About FltPlan: FltPlan is the largest provider of general aviation flight planning services in North America. More than 150,000 pilots and flight departments rely on FltPlan for free flight planning and filing, charts, weather, FBO and Airport Information, Weight & Balance, eLogbook, Checklists, and premium services like eAPIS, SMS, Flight Tracking, and PDCs. The FltPlan Go mobile app is available for both iOS and Android devices and is a powerful in-flight companion to the website. The FltPlan Go app is compatible with multiple ADS-B receivers and offers essential features and tools such as geo-referenced approach plates for both the U.S. and Canada, NavLogs, real-time Weather, detailed FBO and Airport Information, Checklists, and Weight & Balance.