Jet Aviation adds a Global 6000 to its managed fleet based in the Middle East

DUBAI / December 6, 2016 – Jet Aviation has recently added a new Global 6000 aircraft to its managed fleet in the Middle East. The aircraft is based in the United Arab Emirates and is one of 20

aircraft currently being managed in the region by the company.

The new Global 6000 brings the company’s managed fleet in the Middle East up to 20 aircraft, including one Airbus, four Bombardier, one BBJ, two Cessna, three Dassault Falcon and 8 Gulfstream aircraft.

“We are pleased to note our clients continue to show confidence in our skills and expertise,” says Claudio Peer, Jet Aviation’s Vice President of Aircraft Management & Charter Sales in EMEA & Asia. “Clients appreciate having their aircraft professionally managed, so they can simply enjoy them. We look forward to adding new aircraft, including another Gulfstream G650 in the next weeks.”

Jet Aviation is exhibiting at MEBAA 2016 from December 6 through December 8. Please take the time to visit the Jet Aviation Booth #628 and Chalet A19/20.

Jet Aviation Business Jets, an Air Carrier Certificate holder (1010) headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, is responsible for delivering the company’s aircraft management and charter services in EMEA & Asia. As one of the largest aircraft management, flight support and charter companies in the world, Jet Aviation currently manages approximately 150 aircraft from Cologne, Germany; Dubai, United Emirates; Hong Kong; and Zurich, Switzerland. The company’s Aircraft Management services provide comprehensive turn-key solutions to owners and operators, while its Flight Support Solutions offer a more personalized program tailored to meet individual customer requests.

Jet Aviation, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), was founded in Basel, 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, North America and the Caribbean. The company provides maintenance, completions and refurbishment, engineering, FBO and fuel services, along with aircraft management, charter and staffing services. Jet Aviation's European and U.S. aircraft management and charter divisions jointly operate a fleet of close to 300 aircraft. Please visit and follow us on twitter:

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