Professional Aviation Associates Adds New Position

Sept. 24, 2014
John Lloyd is Senior Director of Product Line and Customer Service.

ATLANTA, September 24, 2014 – Professional Aviation Associates, a Greenwich AeroGroup company, announced today the hiring of John Lloyd as Senior Director of Product Line and Customer Service.

Mr. Lloyd will be responsible for providing leadership and direction for the Product Line Sales and Customer Service organization within the company and all aspects of the company’s customer support activities including airframe, avionics, helicopter and engine component support. Additionally, his duties include building upon Professional Aviation Associates’ strengths and core capabilities in the business and general aviation markets by developing strategies and processes to grow opportunities in the commercial and military market segments.

Most recently, Mr. Lloyd spent nine years with VAS Aero Services in Boca Raton, Fla., serving in a variety of roles from Director of Strategic Trading to Vice President of Engines to his most recent position with VAS Aero as Senior Director of Sales/Marketing. Additional positions held have been with HEICO Aerospace, McClain International and Teledyne Allvac.

Mr. Lloyd earned a bachelor’s degree in Business from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and is active in a variety of philanthropic, educational and athletic endeavors.

About Professional Aviation Associates

Located in Atlanta, Ga., Professional Aviation Associates is a subsidiary of Greenwich AeroGroup Inc.  PAA is among the largest independent suppliers of rotable airframe and avionics parts for the Beechcraft King Air series, Beech 1900, C-12, T-44 and Beechjet aircraft. In addition, PAA’s inventory includes more than 100,000 line items of stock for Cessna Citation, Cessna and Piper Aircraft and CFM56 engines and they provide comprehensive rotable exchange programs and inventory support solutions for Agusta, Bell, Eurocopter, and Sikorsky helicopters. For more information visit .

About Greenwich AeroGroup

Greenwich AeroGroup Inc., 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; component repair and overhaul; parts distribution and financial services. Current locations include: Aero Precision Industries, located in Livermore, Calif.; DAC International, located in Austin, Texas; Professional Aircraft Accessories, located in Titusville, Fla.; Professional Aviation Associates, located in Atlanta, Ga.; NASAM, located in South San Francisco, Calif.; Summit Aviation, located in Middletown, Del.; TruAtlantic Mfg., located in Kernersville, N.C.; and Western Aircraft, located in Boise, Idaho. Additionally, Greenwich AeroGroup owns an interest in Helivia Aero Taxi located in Rio de Janeiro. News and information are available at