DC Aviation Endorses JSSI to Support its Fleet of Managed Aircraft
June 17, 2009 – Jet Support Services, Inc. (“JSSI”) recently announced that it has entered into a fleet agreement with DC Aviation GmbH (“DC Aviation”), formed by the merger of the former DaimlerChrysler Aviation and Cirrus Aviation.
June 17, 2009 – Jet Support Services, Inc. (“JSSI”) recently announced that it has entered into a fleet agreement with DC Aviation GmbH (“DC Aviation”), formed by the merger of the former DaimlerChrysler Aviation and Cirrus Aviation. The new agreement provides for the potential enrollment of the entire fleet of DC Aviation managed aircraft on the JSSI hourly cost maintenance program.
“Partnering with JSSI means we can focus on our business, knowing that our customers and their aircraft are receiving world-class maintenance program services, offered by JSSI through its experienced team of technical representatives and global network of authorized service centers,” commented Michael Kuhn, Chief Financial Officer of DC Aviation. “We believe that JSSI offers the best financial tools available to private aircraft owners and operators, providing real budget stability and predictability.”
JSSI, headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, currently maintains over 3,000 engines worldwide. “We have extensive knowledge of virtually all makes and models of business jet aircraft and engines, which makes us a great fit for DC Aviation’s fleet,” said Kelly E. Simmons, Chief Executive Officer of JSSI. “DC Aviation has developed an impressive aircraft management business and has a reputation for excellent customer service. By choosing JSSI, they will provide maintenance cost savings immediately to their enrolled customers and higher residual values at the time of resale of the aircraft.”
About Jet Support Services, Inc.
Founded in 1989, JSSI provides clients with comprehensive, flexible and affordable financial tools for managing the often unpredictable costs of operating and maintaining nearly all types of turbine-powered aircraft, including jets, turbo-props and turbine powered helicopters. The only independent hourly cost maintenance provider, JSSI serves clients globally and manages maintenance services through its network of technical advisors stationed worldwide. For more information about JSSI, visit the company’s website at www.jetsupport.com .
About DC Aviation GmbH
DC Aviation GmbH, headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, ranks as one of the leading operators of business jets in Europe. The company offers a comprehensive portfolio from aircraft management via aircraft charter to business jet maintenance. The young fleet, with an average age of 3.1 years, stretches from the modern short-haul jet Citation XLS to medium-range and long-range jets such as the Gulfstream G450/G550, all the way to the Airbus 319 CJ. In August 2008, the company was the first German supplier of private jets to receive the international “IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA)” certificate. Further information at: dc-aviation.com .