Wichita, Kan., March 31, 2011 – Greenwich AeroGroup, Inc. announced today the appointment of Phil Winters as Vice President of Aircraft Sales and Charter Management.
“Phil has been instrumental in building a first class sales and charter management organization at Western Aircraft,” said President and CEO of Greenwich AeroGroup Jim Ziegler. “We are excited to have him join us at the corporate level and to utilize his expertise to lead our tactical aircraft sales approach.”
In addition to his current responsibilities at Western Aircraft, Winters will now also oversee all aircraft sales at Atlantic Aero in Greensboro, N.C. Atlantic Aero is an Authorized Cessna Aircraft Sales Representative. Western Aircraft in Boise, Idaho is a well known Authorized Pilatus Dealer selling more new PC-12s than any other Pilatus dealer worldwide. Recently, Western also became an Authorized Piper Aircraft Dealer.
Winters joined Western Aircraft in 1997 as a sales representative. In 2004, he was promoted to Vice President of Aircraft Sales and Charter. He is a certified flight instructor, possesses an ATP rated pilot license and an Airframe & Powerplant license.
Winters will remain based in Boise.
Greenwich AeroGroup, Inc., located in Greenwich, Conn., owns and operates providers of general, commercial, government and military aviation services including: maintenance, avionics and interior refurbishments; fixed base operations; aircraft sales, charter and management; manufacturing and engineering; component repair and overhaul; and parts distribution. Current locations include: Atlantic Aero, Inc., located at Piedmont-Triad International Airport in Greensboro, N.C.; Western Aircraft, Inc., located at Gowen Field in Boise, Idaho; Summit Aviation, Inc., located at Summit Airport in Middletown, Del.; DAC International, Inc., located in Austin, Texas; Matrix Aviation, Inc., located in Wichita, Kan.; Professional Aviation Associates, Inc., located in Atlanta, Ga.; Professional Aircraft Accessories, Inc., located in Titusville, Fla.; NASAM, Inc., located in San Francisco, Calif., and GCCUS Inc. located in Aptos, Calif. News and information are available at www.greenwichaerogroup.com