SP Guide Publications Receives 'Special Contribution Award' at 3rd BizAvIndia Awards Event

Issue: 3 / 2017By Neetu Dhulia, Bengaluru
Jayant Baranwal, Chairman and Managing Director of SP Guide Publications, greets the Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha. Group Captain R.K. Bali (Retd), Managing Director of BAOA, is also seen on the dais.
Jayant Baranwal of SP Guide Publications receiving the award from the Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha. Jayant Nadkarni, President of BAOA, and Group Captain R.K. Bali (Retd), Managing Director of BAOA, are also seen on the dais.
Jayant Baranwal reinstated SP Guide Publications’ passion towards the cause and upliftment of business and general aviation, after receiving the award.
 
 Minister Jayant Sinha also gave away the following awards at the glittering ceremony:

Innovation Award

• Sterlite Power
• Aviators Air Rescue

Hall of Fame Award
Ratan Tata, Chairman, Tata Sons
(award received by Subhabrata Roy, Taj Air)

Best Service Award
Bird ExecuJet

Operator of the Year Award

Large Fleet Category: Global Vectra

Mid-size Fleet Category: Airmid Aviation
(award received by Rohit Kapur)

Small Fleet Category: Poonawalla Aviation

The third edition of BAOA’s BizAvIndia Conference and Awards was held at the Leela Palace in Bengaluru on the eve of Aero India 2017. The evening of the conference unfolded the awards ceremony in presence of the Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha. It was the very first time that a Minister was present throughout the evening encouraging the business aviation fraternity and he personally handed over the awards to the winners at the glittering ceremony. The business aviation glitterati enjoyed the evening receiving the awards and applauding their industry colleagues amidst a beautiful musical presentation.

The Minister gave away the awards encouraging the efforts put together by the award recipients. The awards are going strong every year with inclusion of more and new categories, encouraging the sector. SP Guide Publications group was felicitated by a ‘Special Contribution Award’ for its relentless contributions towards the growth and promotion of India’s business and general aviation sector.

The award was received by the Chairman and Managing Director of SP Guide Publications, Jayant Baranwal, from the Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha. Humbled by the honour bestowed, Jayant Baranwal shared the group’s passion towards the cause and upliftment of business and general aviation. President of BAOA Jayant Nadkarni acknowledged SP Guide Publications for its efforts in taking up the cause of the business aviation/general aviation segments and also thanked the organisation for bringing out its quarterly magazine, BizAvIndia, which highlights issues, talks about trends and connects the global business aviation community.

Innovation Award: Sterlite Power. received by Ved Mani Tiwari, COO
Innovation Award: Aviators Air Rescue. received by Arun Sharma, Managing Director
Hall of Fame Award: Ratan Tata, Chairman, Tata Group. received by Subhabrata Roy, Taj Air
Best Service Award: Bird ExecuJet. received by Anurag Srivastava, CEO
Operator of the Year Award —
Large Fleet Category: Global Vectra. received by Captain Sanjay Panwar
Operator of the Year Award —
Mid-size Fleet Category: Airmid Aviation. received by Rohit Kapur
Operator of the Year Award —
Small Fleet Category: Poonawalla Aviation. received by Captain Sanjay Menzies and colleague