HOUSTON, Texas / October 29, 2013 – Jet Aviation expands its Houston FBO by adding two tenant hangars in response to customer demand.
Jet Aviation recently added a 15,000 square foot tenant hangar to accommodate tenant necessities. The newly renovated hangar has been re-painted and reconstructed with a new roof. In addition, the offices and shops have been completely refurbished and rebuilt including restrooms, air conditioning units and sprinklers, which provide an additional 15,000 square feet. The added space will allow Jet Aviation to offer tenant, shop and hangar spaces for a range of 6-10 corporate aircraft depending on the size.
"In an effort to continue to provide superior service and high quality facilities for our customers expanding needs, we have invested extensively in renovating one of our 30,000 square feet hangars turning it into the high quality facility our customers have come to expect from Jet Aviation,” said John Langevin, vice president, FBO operations, North America.
Jet Aviation Houston includes a 10,000-square foot drive-through canopy for aircraft, an 85,000-square foot clear-span hangar, a 30,000-square foot hangar, and a 28,500-square foot terminal/office building.
Jet Aviation Houston is one of the largest and most modern FBOs at Houston Hobby Airport, providing fuel, catering, aircraft cleaning and maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services to private aircraft.
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 4,500 employees cater to client needs from more than 20 facilities throughout Europe, the Middle East, Asia and North and South America. The company provides maintenance, completions and refurbishment, engineering, FBO and fuel services, 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 250 aircraft. Please visit www.jetaviation.com and follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/jetaviation.
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