Jet Aviation Signs Exclusive Preferred Partner FBO Alliance Agreement with Sheltair
TETERBORO, N.J. / June 24, 2015 – Jet Aviation has signed a preferred partner Fixed Base Operation (FBO) alliance with Sheltair designed to offer clients using U.S. locations an enhanced customer experience.
Jet Aviation and Sheltair, two leading FBO providers in the Americas, are launching a preferred partner alliance that will offer advantages to customers across its FBO networks in the U.S. The alliance will heighten the FBO experience through favored hospitality services, personalized interactions and additional rewards programs. The companies are working together to share best practices and leverage combined purchasing power. The program marks a shared philosophy of superior service, management excellence and an uncompromising commitment to safety, and will provide customers with a better travel experience through a joint market offering.
“We are excited to be partnering with an outstanding organization such as Jet Aviation,” noted Danny Walsh, senior vice president, FBO Operations, Sheltair. “Their legacy of success in the service business is one with which we are proud to be associated, and we look forward to offering our customers consistent service excellence and exceptional value through our shared best practices.”
“Jet Aviation has always been committed to service excellence, and an alliance with another leading FBO provider complements our efforts,” said John Langevin, vice president, FBO operations, North America, Jet Aviation. “We are delighted to partner with Sheltair to serve our clients with reciprocal privileges while providing the highest standard in the FBO industry.”
Sheltair is a privately-owned aviation development company, and operates 16 premier FBOs in North America and manages over three million square feet of aviation related properties at 22 airports throughout Florida, Georgia and New York. Sheltair services include fueling, VIP handling, general aviation and commercial ground support, hangar and office leasing and turn-key design/build of aviation properties. Please visit www.sheltairaviation.com and follow us on twitter.
Jet Aviation, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), was founded in Switzerland in 1967 and is one of the leading business aviation services companies in the world. Close to 4,500 employees cater to client needs from more than 25 airport facilities throughout Europe, the Middle East, Asia and North and South America. The company provides maintenance, completions and refurbishment, engineering, FBO and fuel services, along with aircraft management, charter services, aircraft sales and personnel services. Jet Aviation's European and U.S. aircraft management and charter divisions jointly operate a fleet of more than 250 aircraft. Please visit www.jetaviation.com and follow us on twitter.