London Executive Aviation wins top award


LEA has won the ‘Best General Aviation Operator’ award from the Baltic Air Charter Association.

LEA George and PatrickLondon Executive Aviation (LEA) has being named ‘Best General Aviation Operator’ in the Baltic Air Charter Association (BACA) excellence awards.

LEA was honoured at a ceremony held at the Guildhall in London. This is the third time the company has scooped the ‘Best General Aviation Operator’ award in the BACA excellence awards.

LEA’s managing director George Galanopoulos said “We are absolutely delighted to receive this recognition from our respected industry colleagues, the most demanding group of judges one could imagine. Despite the toughest industry recession ever, LEA has continued to invest right across our business – in our fleet, our service provision and in training and technology. Today’s award is a welcome vindication of our commitment to excellence.”

Patrick Margetson-Rushmore, LEA chief executive, added “The award reflects the extremely hard work of our entire team, who we would like to thank and applaud for this tremendous achievement. Winning this honour for the third time confirms the enduring strength of our organisation. Our absolute commitment to safety and customer service underpins everything we do and it is hugely rewarding to have these values recognised.”

Photograph: George Galanopoulos (left) and Patrick Margetson-Rushmore (right) with LEA’s ‘Best General Aviation Operator’ 2012 award.