Regulations of the National Award for the Highest Achievements in Business Aviation – “Wings of Business”
The award is organized by the Russian United Business Aviation Association (RUBAA) in order
to recognize the highest achievements of the industry and promote business aviation activities.
The 2019 award ceremony is scheduled for 22 February 2019.
Our web site: WWW.WINGSAWARD.RU.
The Award Expert Council is formed of the candidates nominated by the RUBAA members and
includes 11 persons; candidates are nominated by way of emailing the information on the
nominees at firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com according to the stipulated form. The form
for proposing Expert Council nominees is published on the Award web site and distributed
online to the members of RUBAA. The Expert Council is made up of the candidates who have
won the highest numbers of votes. Information on the nominees is accepted until 31 December
The makeup of the Expert Council is published in the section Participation Rules on our web
site. The Award Jury is elected at the meeting of the RUBAA Board to the number of 3 people;
the makeup of the Jury is published in the section Participation Rules on the web site. The Jury
shall abstain from electing members of the Expert Council or Award winners; it only oversees
the procedure of the contest and records its results.
The Award is an annual event held to recognize the results of the previous year.
2. Award Stages:
— announcing the date of the event: 15 November 2018;
— accepting applications for participation: 15 November 2018 — 31 January 2019;
— posting the applications on the web site: starting from 15 November 2018;
— winners awarding ceremony: 22 February 2019;
— winners are awarded with a Wings of Business statuette.
3. Award Nominations:
– Business Aviation Airline
– General Aviation Operator (international participation)
– Foreign Business Aviation Airline
– Business Aviation Operator – Helicopters (passenger carrier)
– Business Aviation Infrastructure (terminals and hangar blocks)
– Business Aviation Infrastructure – Heliports
– Ground Handling Company
– Maintenance Company (international participation)
– Flight Support Company (international participation)
– Broker Company
– Service Company in Business Aviation
– Catering for Business Aviation
– Project of the Year in Business Aviation in Russia (international participation)
A noncompetitive award is granted For an Outstanding Contribution to the Development of
Business Aviation in Russia.
4. Participation procedure:
— the participating companies are free to put forward their nominees at their own discretion,
except for the nomination “For an Outstanding Contribution to the Development of Business
Aviation in Russia”;
— companies can take part in a number of nominations, provided they comply with the
— excluded from the competition are companies registered after 21 December 2017;
— the rules for participating in a nomination and the respective application forms are placed on
the Wings of Business web site in the section Participation Rules;
— the completed application form and any additional materials conforming to the participation
rules are sent to the Award Jury at firstname.lastname@example.org;
— after assuring the compliance of the application with the participation rules, the application is
included in the NOMINATIONS section.
5. Procedure of Electing Winners:
— winners are determined by the votes of the Expert Council who fill in respective voting
— the Expert Council voting shall be held at the Award Ceremony on 22 February 2019;
— the winner in the nomination of the award For an Outstanding Contribution to the
Development of Business Aviation in Russia is elected by the ballots of the RUBAA members
who provide their information on the nominees by email to email@example.com and
firstname.lastname@example.org according to the stipulated form. The form for nominating winners is published at
the Award web site and emailed to the members of RUBAA. The forthcoming nominees shall
not include the winners of the 2017 award Legendary Person and 2018 award For an Outstanding
Contribution to the Development of Business Aviation in Russia.
— the results of the voting can be provided to the nominees at their written request, though not
until 25 February 2019;
— the results of the voting are recorded in a special protocol signed by all members of the Jury;
— the winners are announced at the Wings of Business Award Ceremony and published at the
Award web site.
6. The Ceremony of Conferring the National Award for High Achievements in Business Aviation
Wings of Business:
— the ceremony program and venue are published in the section Program on the Ceremony web site;
— attendance of the ceremony by guests is subject to entrance fee;
— ticketing rules can be found on the Ceremony web site in the Buy Ticket section.
7. Rights of the Wings of Business Award Winner:
— the Wings of Business Award winners receive a special limited-edition statuette Wings of
— the winners are entitled to using the Award logo on their business cards, web sites and email
as well as in their advertising materials WITHOUT LIMIT OF TIME.