(Houston, TX – April 2, 2014) Landmark Aviation has acquired RSS Jet Centre Limited, which operates FBO locations at London Luton Airport (EGGW), Manchester Airport (EGCC), and Glasgow Prestwick Airport (EGPK). The locations will be re-branded to “Landmark Aviation”.
“We are excited to expand our operations into the United Kingdom,” stated Dan Bucaro, President and CEO. “This acquisition increases our presence in Europe, and is representative of our commitment to the strategic growth of our network.”
The FBO at Luton boasts a state-of-the-art facility, including a VIP lounge, spacious passenger lobby, coffee bar, crew amenities, and an executive conference room. The Manchester FBO offers flight planning, passenger and crew lounges, secure parking, hangar and client office space. The FBO at Prestwick is conveniently located with easy access to some of Scotland’s best golf courses, and offers a flight planning center, a VIP lounge, crew amenities, secure parking and a passenger lobby.
This acquisition brings the Landmark network to 57 locations, including eight under license, 13 of which are in Western Europe.
About Landmark Aviation
Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Landmark Aviation operates a network of fixed base operations located throughout the U.S., Canada and Western Europe. The Company offers a wide range of services, including FBO, MRO, aircraft management & charter. Landmark is a portfolio company of the Carlyle Group. For more information, visit www.landmarkaviation.com.