On June 22, Andre Budhan of Fort Lauderdale, FL pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court, Newark, NJ to conspiracy to defraud charter customers and brokers and to impeding and obstructing the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Mr.
On September 8, 2009, Douglas Bradley, former pilot and ex–president of the New York Finger Lakes Soaring Club, pled guilty in U.S.
On January 8, James P. Gilliam pled guilty in U.S. District Court, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to one count of making a false statement on his” Application for Medical Certificate.” Mr.
On February 4, Platinum Jet Management, LLC, (PJM), co–founders Michael Brassington and, Paul Brassington, company manager, Andre Budhan, and maintenance director, Brian McKenzie were arrested by Special Agents of the DOT/OIG and Federal Bureau of
On July 7, 2009, Hikiau, Inc.
On July 10, 2009, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ordered the emergency revocation of Peter Sasson’s airman maintenance certificate.
On February 26, both Ngu David Tran and his company TransDesign, Incorporated, of Forest Park, Georgia, were sentenced in U.S. District Court, Atlanta, Georgia with the illegal transportation of hazardous materials. Mr.
On February 23, David Grummer was sentenced in U.S. District Court, San Diego, California to serve 18 months in custody, fined $3,000, and ordered to pay $92,410 in restitution.
On June 29, Bradley A. Garner of Palm Desert, California, was convicted of wire fraud, theft of honest services, mail fraud, and unlawful monetary transactions after a three–week jury trial in U.S. District Court in Tacoma, Washington. Mr.
On May 14, Sidney Berle Baldon II (Baldon), Owner/Operator of a Kerosene distribution company, was sentenced in U.S.