São Paolo, Brazil – August 2011 – Jet Support Services, Inc. (“JSSI”®), the largest, independent provider of hourly cost maintenance programs for the business aviation industry, announced that Prime Fraction Club has executed a Letter of Intent to enroll its fleet of engines onto a JSSI hourly cost maintenance program.
Prime Fraction Club recently launched the first fractional aircraft service based in Brazil with a fleet of Embraer Phenom 100 and Phenom 300 aircraft, as well as an Augusta A109 helicopter. JSSI has agreed to provide Prime Fraction Club with comprehensive hourly cost maintenance programs for all three engine types that will simplify their budgeting process and lower their maintenance costs.
“Prime Fraction Club’s successful fractional business will undoubtedly expand rapidly. We are confident that JSSI’s programs and technical advisor support will provide the perfect tools to help them effectively manage their maintenance costs as they grow,” said Guilherme DeMoraes, Director, Business Development South America for JSSI. “As business aviation continues to boom in the emerging markets, JSSI is prepared to provide support for fleets in these countries and around the globe.”
JSSI leads the industry in hourly cost maintenance programs for Phenom aircraft and offers an exclusive JSSI program for Pratt & Whitney PW617 engines on the Phenom 100 that covers the cost of Low Utilization Inspections and engine compressor washes. JSSI hourly cost maintenance programs are customized to meet the needs of JSSI clients and can include scheduled events, unscheduled maintenance, 24 hour, seven day per week technical support, future mandatory and recommended Service Bulletins, future Airworthiness Directives, rental engines and more.
About Jet Support Services, Inc.
Founded in 1989, JSSI is the largest, independent provider of hourly cost maintenance programs for aircraft engines and airframes. JSSI provides its customers 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. JSSI serves customers globally and manages maintenance services through its worldwide infrastructure of certified technical advisors. For more information please visit www.jetsupport.com.
About Prime Fraction Club
Prime Fraction Club is the first Brazilian company to operate aircraft within a fractional ownership model. Its innovative fractional ownership offers customers the possibility of utilizing a share of an airplane, a helicopter, a yacht, or a luxury sports car. Operations are based in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, with new locations opening at the end of 2011. For more information please visit www.primefractionclub.com.br