Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc.
company_name = Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc.
Privately held company
foundation = 1959
location_country = USA
industry = Business Aviation
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; weatherbriefings and graphics; air-to-ground communicationsor aircraft datalink; aircraft schedulingsoftware; online trip planning services; aircraft fueling card services, named UVair; and aircraft ground handlingservices through worldwide fixed-base operators (FBOs), named Universal Aviation. ImpactWeatheris 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.]
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.]
title=Trip support providers—how to weigh service options and costs
Professional Pilot Magazine
* [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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