Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc.

Infobox_Company
company_name = Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc.
company_
company_type = Privately held company
foundation = 1959
location_city = Houston, TX
location_country = USA
industry = Business Aviation
services = Flight planning, aviation weather, Jet A fuel, and aircraft ground handling
homepage = [http://www.universalweather.com/ universalweather.com]

Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. (commonly called Universal or Universal Weather) is a Houston, Texas-based company providing products and services for general aviation. Its customers include owners and operators of business jets.

Universal Weather and Aviation offers trip support services; flight planning; weather briefings and graphics; air-to-ground communications or aircraft datalink; aircraft scheduling software; online trip planning services; aircraft fueling card services, named UVair; and aircraft ground handling services through worldwide fixed-base operators (FBOs), named Universal Aviation. ImpactWeather is a wholly-owned subsidiary. [http://www.universalweather.com/services/] . Retrieved from the Universal Weather and Aviation website on September 28, 2007.]

In August 2006, Universal Weather and Aviation acquired Cornerstone Logic, Inc., creators of FBO Manager software. [http://www.univ-wea.com/pressroom/20060831_001.html] . Retrieved from the Universal Weather and Aviation website on June 4, 2007.]

Corporate Citizenship

In 2007, Universal Weather and Aviation donated flight planning and weather to Barrington Irving's historic solo flight around the world. [http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/universal-weather-keeps-irving-aloft/?no_cache=1&cHash=b4df3dc363] . Retrieved from AINonline.com on November 12, 2007.]

Memberships and affiliations

*National Business Aviation Association, Inc. (NBAA) [http://www.nbaa.org/directory] . Retrieved from the National Business Aviation Association website on June 5, 2007.]

*European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) [http://www.ebaa.org/content/dsp_page/pagec/mbrship_lst] . Retrieved from the European Business Aviation Association website on June 4, 2007.]

*Middle East Business Aviation Association (MEBAA) [http://www.mebaa.com/about/mebaa_members.asp] . Retrieved from the Middle East Business Aviation Association website on November 12, 2007.]

*Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA) [http://www.asbaa.org/intro_en.php?
] . Retrieved from the Asian Business Aviation Association website on November 12, 2007.]

References

*Citation
last=McLaren
first=Grant
title=Trip support providers—how to weigh service options and costs
newspaper=Professional Pilot Magazine
year=2007
date=May 2007
url=http://www.propilotmag.com/May/article1_may.html

External links

* [http://www.universalweather.com/ Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. website]
* [http://www.uvair.com/ UVair]
* [http://www.universalaviation.aero/ Universal Aviation (formerly UVglobal Network)]


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