Jet Aviation Zurich now also performs maintenance on Citation CJ4 aircraft

Zurich / Switzerland, August 02, 2011 – Jet Aviation Zurich recently signed an amendment to its Citation Cessna Authorized Service Center agreement to include the Citation CJ4. The company is now authorized to perform base and line maintenance on CJ4 aircraft.

Jet Aviation Zurich has received authorization from Cessna Aircraft Company to perform base and line maintenance on Citation CJ4 aircraft. With this approval, the company supports the entire Cessna Jet family.

“This new authorization is testament to our continued commitment to safety, quality and security,” says Jakob Straub, vice president and general manager of Jet Aviation Zurich, “while CJ4 aircraft operators benefit directly from the expanded service offering.”

Jet Aviation Zurich consists of 5,000 square meters (53,820 square feet) of hangar space and provides aircraft maintenance support to small and medium-sized business jets and turboprops. The facility is an EASA #CH.145.0202 and FAA #CR5Y789M authorized repair station offering airframe and engine maintenance, completions, cabinetry and furniture refurbishment, electrical systems installations, avionics installations and exterior painting services. Jet Aviation Zurich is a Hawker Beechcraft and Cessna Citation authorized service center. The location also offers FBO and fueling services.

Jet Aviation, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), was founded in Switzerland in 1967 and is one of the leading business aviation services companies in the world. Close to 5,100 employees cater to client needs from 25 airport facilities throughout Europe, the Middle East, Asia and North and South America. The company provides maintenance, completions and refurbishment, engineering, fixed base operations, along with aircraft management, charter services, aircraft sales and personnel services. Jet Aviation's European and U.S. aircraft management and charter divisions jointly operate a fleet of more than 200 aircraft. For more information, please visit

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