Tait will lead activities related to sales operations, including customer relationship management, commercial contracts, market research, aircraft pricing, residual value analysis and customer financial support.
In her new position, Chong is responsible for business development, strategic planning and government relations within the Asia-Pacific region for both Gulfstream and the Aerospace business group of General Dynamics
Gulfstream Long Beach, a 325,182-square-foot facility with more than 850 employees, includes a maintenance center for all Gulfstream aircraft and a completions center for the Gulfstream G650 and G550 aircraft.
During the term of the operator’s aircraft warranty, PlaneParts provides Gulfstream operators with replacement components for parts removed for life limit or wear in exchange for monthly payments based on their aircraft’s flying hours.
Air Alliance will be responsible for supporting new aircraft sales in Germany. Inkwazi Jet Centre will support sales in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Angola, Zambia, Mozambique, Lesotho and Swaziland.
A new position, vice president of Quality, which oversees quality in all phases of Product Support at Gulfstream’s 11 worldwide service centers and leads continuous improvement initiatives, will be filled by Charles Celli.