February 8, 2011, Love Field, Dallas, TX…Business Jet Access (BJA), a leading aircraft services provider, has named aviation veteran John Burnum, Jr. as Director of Business Development. In this new position, Burnum is responsible for sales and marketing for the aircraft maintenance services business.
Prior to joining Business Jet Access, Burnum was Regional Sales Manager for King Aerospace. A 22-year aviation services veteran, Burnum also held key management positions with Gulfstream Aerospace, including Completion Sales Executive, and has served in positions of increasing responsibility with K-C Aviation.
Burnum attended the University of Texas at Dallas, majoring in economics, and holds an FAA Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) certificate.
“We are pleased to have John Burnum join us as we expand our aircraft maintenance capability,” said Brian Hoffman, General Manager of Business Jet Access. “In transitioning to our new facility, John will play a key role in developing our valued customer relationships.”
Business Jet Access has moved its FAA Part 145 Repair Station, aircraft charter and management businesses to new facilities located on 7.5 acres on the South side of Love Field along Denton Dr. In addition to receiving an FAA Part 145 Repair Station certification, BJA was recently awarded ARG/US Platinum rating re-certification as well as a Certificate of Registration for the successful implementation of the International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO).
About Business Jet Access and Business Jet Center
Business Jet Access (BJA) is a leading provider of aircraft charter, management, maintenance and pilot services. BJA’s Part 145 Repair Station provides maintenance, inspection and avionic services for Citation, Challenger, Falcon and Hawker Beechcraft product lines. BJA currently manages 12 aircraft and operates 11 of these on its FAR Part 135 Air Carrier Certificate. These aircraft range in size and type from Citations and Hawkers to Gulfstreams and a 30-passenger BAC 1-11 which is configured to accommodate sports teams, clients in the entertainment industry and financial markets. BJA is an ARG/US Platinum rated Charter operator and is based at Love Field, Dallas, TX at 8350 Denton Dr. Phone: 888-387-7477 www.BusinessJetAccess.com
BJA is affiliated with Business Jet Center (BJC), a full-service fixed base operator (FBO) with strategic locations at Love Field (DAL), Dallas, TX and Oakland International Airport (OAK), Oakland, CA. Services include fuel, line service, catering, hangaring, concierge and auto rental. Terminal services include customer and pilot lounges, flight planning services, conference rooms and wireless internet. Love Field, Dallas Address: 8611 Lemmon Ave. Phone: 214-654-1500 www.BusinessJetCenter.com
Citation Sovereign for Charter & a Managed Phenom 100
Located on the West side of the airport along Denton Drive on 7.5 acres, the 50,000-square-foot facility incorporates two large hangar bays and a main office terminal building.
The issuance of Repair Station Number Z5JR953Y includes limited airframe ratings for Falcon 900 series, Hawker 800 series, Hawker 850XP and Citation 650 aircraft.