*** Jahid Fazal-Karim and Chad Anderson of Jetcraft Corporation available for interviews prior to, during and after ABACE, Shanghai, March 27 - 29 ***
RALEIGH, NC, March 20, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Having recently formalized its presence in Asia-Pacific by opening an office in Hong Kong, China, and having been active in the region for years prior, Jetcraft Corporation is well-positioned to comment on the evolving state of the global business aviation market - with a particular emphasis on Asia-Pacific.
Based on frontline market knowledge, gained from transactions completed, Jetcraft executives are well-suited to discuss a variety of industry trends, including:
- The evolving requirements and preferences of aircraft buyers in the region
- Pricing trends in pre-owned and new business jet market segments
- Access to financing and the resulting impact on demand for business aircraft
- Emerging opportunities for buyers and sellers of business aircraft
About Jahid Fazal-Karim
Jahid Fazal-Karim is Co-Owner and Board Member of Jetcraft Corporation. Previously, Mr. Fazal-Karim was Bombardier Aerospace Business Aircraft's Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales. Earlier in his career, Jahid spent nine years with Airbus Industrie. Jahid Fazal-Karim holds a Master's degree in Air Transport Management from Cranfield University (UK) and an Aerospace Engineering degree from the French National College of Aeronautics (ENAC) in Toulouse.
About Chad Anderson
Chad Anderson is President of Jetcraft Corporation. Mr. Anderson's expertise includes structuring aircraft transactions, finance and tax. Previously, Chad was with the Corporate Aircraft Finance division of Bank of America Leasing (formerly Fleet Capital Corp.), where he acted as National Asset Manager and Business Development Officer. Chad Anderson holds a BAA in Aviation Administration from the University of North Dakota, is a Commercial Pilot and a Certified Flight Instructor.
About Jetcraft Corporation
Jetcraft Corporation is an international leader in new and pre-owned business aircraft sales, acquisitions and trades. Headquartered in Raleigh, NC, Jetcraft has sales offices/representation in five US cities; Basel and Zurich, Switzerland; Dubai, UAE, Moscow, Russia and Hong Kong, China. The company's 50-year-plus track record in aircraft transactions has earned it a world class customer base and one of the strongest global networks in the industry. Jetcraft Avionics LLC, a subsidiary of Jetcraft Corporation, provides distribution of Enhanced Flight Vision Systems (EFVS) for aftermarket business and wide body aircraft using Elbit-Kollsman's state-of-the-art EVS-II and AT-HUD. For more information, please visit www.jetcraft.com.
Jahid Fazal-Karim and Chad Anderson will be available for interviews in person at ABACE from March 20 - 29 and March 25 - 29, respectively. Additionally, both gentlemen will be available for telephone interviews before and after these dates.
For further information:
For more information, or to schedule an interview, please contact:
Pre and post ABACE:
For Jetcraft Corp.
Mobile: +514 576-2519
At ABACE (Mar. 25 - 29):
For Jetcraft Corp.
Mobile: +514 609-6767