Paris Air Show

Changes Abound for Jet Aviation

 - June 18, 2007, 5:37 AM

Jet Aviation comes to the Paris Air Show complete with a newly appointed CEO, Peter Edwards (former president of Bombardier Business Aircraft); a new North American COO, Jim Ziegler; and an expanded presence at Basel, Switzerland, where last month it opened anew widebody hangar.

It has added 19 new aircraft in the past few months to take the total fleet of managed aircraft over the 200 mark. The aircraft include: two Boeing BBJs; two Bombardier Global Expresses, a Challenger 604 and Learjet 60; a Cessna 680 Sovereign and Citation XLS; one Beechjet and a Hawker 850XP; a Dassault Falcon 2000EX EASy, 100 and 2000; and a Gulfstream 300.