ARGUS’ Market Intelligence Division Welcomes New Senior Aviation Analyst

Cincinnati, Ohio, May 28, 2013…. ARGUS International is pleased to announce the new Senior Aviation Analyst for the Market Intelligence division, Kurt Kuhl. The addition of Kuhl comes as the company experiences growth and demand for market research and aviation market intelligence around the globe. Kuhl will be based at the ARGUS headquarters in Cincinnati, OH and will report directly to Shirley Mason, Senior Vice President.

“The aviation industry has become extremely competitive and as a result, more and more businesses are looking to find their competitive edge,” said Shirley Mason Senior Vice President, ARGUS International. “As we experience an increase in demand, we are excited to add such a talented and knowledgeable aviation analyst to our team. Kurt brings strong modeling and forecasting skills; outstanding analytical, vendor relationship management, and database management abilities that will enhance the capabilities of the market intelligence division.”

For the past 16 years, Kuhl has held a variety of analytical positions with Comair. As a Maintenance Cost Analyst, Kurt was responsible for tracking aircraft downtime due to maintenance issues, and provided analysis for improving operations and costs. Kuhl then became Comair’s Fleet Analyst and reported on aircraft and aircraft systems performance to improve overall airline operational effectiveness. Most recently as Comair’s Material Planner, Kurt was responsible for monitoring inventory levels, managing vendor relations, and evaluating workflows and ROI to ensure seamless operations.

ARGUS' Market Intelligence division provides valuable information to the aviation community for the purpose of accurate and confident decision-making in determining market opportunity, market activity, market penetration strategy, and market development metrics.


ARGUS International Inc. (ARGUS) is a specialized aviation services company with global expertise whose mission is to provide the aviation marketplace with the information needed to make informed decisions and manage risk. ARGUS services include the CHEQ proprietary charter operator rating and due diligence program, TRAQPak market intelligence data and research services, and aviation consulting. ARGUS subsidiaries include ARGUS PROS, the leading provider of on-site safety audits and PRISM, the industry’s most advanced Safety Management Systems (SMS) solutions provider and recognized certification consultant.

Founded in 1995, ARGUS is headquartered in Cincinnati, OH, and actively engaged with business activities in North America, Europe, Australia, Asia, South America and the Middle East and Africa.