iAero Airways Completes Certification For Boeing 767 Aircraft To Support Its Expanding Charter and Sports Team Businesses
iAero Airways began operating an ultra-luxurious VIP Boeing 767-300ER last week for the NBA’s Houston Rockets
GREENSBORO, N.C., Feb. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — iAero Airways, the largest B2B passenger charter and cargo air carrier in the US, and one of the companies within the iAero Group aviation investment platform, announced it has completed the rigorous FAA process of adding Boeing 767s to its ever-expanding fleet. The iAero Airways team worked closely with the FAA to accomplish this important certification.
iAero Thrust Chosen by Southwest Airlines for Engine MRO and Test Services
iAero Thrust will provide CFM56-7 engine hospital repair, on-wing support, and test services
MIAMI, Jan. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — iAero Thrust (https://iaerothrust.com), a leading engine maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) and test provider focused on the CFM56 engine line and one of the companies within the iAero Group (https://iaerogroup.com) aviation investment platform, has signed an MRO services agreement with Southwest Airlines, a leading US passenger airline operating over 700 Boeing 737 Next Generation (NG) aircraft.
iAero Thrust’s New Engine Test Center (ETC) Open For Business
The iAero Thrust ETC is the first and only testing facility in South Florida for the CFM56 engine line.
MIAMI, Oct. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — iAero Thrust (https://iaerothrust.com/), a leading engine maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) and engine testing provider focused on the CFM56 engine line and one of the companies within the iAero Group (https://iaerogroup.com) aviation investment platform, has developed, built, and opened a new state-of-the-art engine test cell facility in Medley, FL.
First Southwest Airlines Destination 225° Employee Pathway Cadets Complete New Hire Training With iAero Airways
Initiative provides pathways for aspiring pilots and addresses the growing industry-wide pilot shortage
GREENSBORO, N.C, Aug. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — iAero Airways, the largest charter airline in the US, and one of the companies within the iAero Group aviation investment platform, provided new hire training to their first two Southwest Airlines Destination 225° Employee Pathway cadets who now serve as first officers for iAero Airways. Each of these pilots received their airline transport pilot (ATP) certificate along with a Boeing 737 type rating from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
DHL and iAero Airways Expand Their Partnership by Adding An Additional Boeing 737-800F Wet Lease Aircraft
iAero Airways will now operate six 737-400 and -800 cargo aircraft for DHL Express
MIAMI, June 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — iAero Airways (https://iaerogroup.com/iaero-airways/), the largest charter airline in the US, and one of the companies within the iAero Group (https://iaerogroup.com) aviation investment platform, has expanded its service to operate a total of six DHL cargo aircraft. The latest aircraft to be added, a Boeing 737-800F, will operate on an ACMI basis by iAero Airways while the other five existing aircraft are operated on a CM basis.
iAero Airways Expands Its Premium Air Charter Service To National Hockey League (NHL) Teams
Now twelve US NHL teams rely on iAero Airways for safe, comfortable, and efficient professional sports team travel
MIAMI, June 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — iAero Airways (https://iaerogroup.com/iaero-airways/), the largest charter airline in the US, and one of the companies within the iAero Group (https://iaerogroup.com) aviation investment platform, has expanded its NHL air charter program from eight NHL teams in 2019 up to twelve in 2021. These NHL teams, which represent half of all US-based teams, include:
iAero Group Continues To Build Team And Leadership Talent With Addition Of New General Counsel
Paul Hechenberger joins iAero Group leadership team as General Counsel, and also expands roster of iAero Group’s Veteran employees
MIAMI, April 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — iAero Group, the leading investment platform to transform and scale high-growth potential companies in the aviation industry, and owner of iAero Airways charter airline, iAero Tech airframe MRO, and iAero Thrust engine MRO, has added General Counsel talent to its team with the addition of Paul Hechenberger.
iAero Group Drives Sustainability in the Aviation Industry by being the First to Provide 100% Carbon Neutral Air Charter Flights
MIAMI, FL, March 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — iAero Group, the leading investment platform to transform and scale high-growth potential companies in the aviation industry, and owner of iAero Airways charter airline, iAero Tech airframe MRO, and iAero Thrust engine MRO, has initiated its overall sustainability program by going carbon neutral for all of its commercial Part 121 air charter flights.
George T. Baker Aviation Technical College Partners with iAero Group to Close Workforce Gap
Aviation leaders will collaborate on enhanced training programs to attract new students to future high-paying and high-growth aviation career opportunities
George T. Baker Aviation Technical College, one of the leading aviation technical colleges in Florida, and iAero Group, the leading aviation investment platform business, announced a new partnership designed to enhance aviation maintenance technician/ mechanic training. The initiative will provide students with more career awareness opportunities and will support more pathways to job opportunities for graduates in the industry.
Abandoned At Miami International Airport, Learjet Finds New Home At Miami Aviation School
Amos Rodriguez knows how valuable that experience will be.
“I graduated George T. Baker over 40 years ago, 40 years!” he said, as he addressed a group gathered to see the jet depart for its trip to the college.
He is now the President of iAero Tech and knew the aircraft would be better served there than in his hangar.
“For me, this is very important that we donate this aircraft for students now and in the future,” he added.
Private Jet Services Group Announces Partnership with iAero Airways
Private Jet Services to operate as an elite agent for iAero sales capabilities, with access to entire fleet, to propel bookings and revenue growth.
Private Jet Services Group (PJS), North America’s largest aviation consultancy and charter broker for Part 121 movements, today announced a partnership with iAero Airways (formerly known as Swift Air) in response to the increasing need for private aviation. The two companies, which have serviced professional and collegiate sports teams, live entertainment tours, corporate shuttles, and corporations executive travel, see an increased opportunity to align resources to enhance growth.
iAero Group’s iAero Thrust Engine MRO Adds New President, Production Manager, And Commercial VP
iAero Group, the leading integrated aviation platform business headquartered at Miami International Airport (MIA), today announced an expansion of its executive talent and welcomed several industry veterans to lead the company’s iAero Thrust engine Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) business. Beginning early February, Tommy Mitchell will serve as President, Mike Wilson as Production Manager, and Sebastien Maury as Vice President Commercial.
iAero Group Continues To Invest In Operations, And Welcomes New Financial, Commercial, And Leadership Talent
iAero Group, the leading integrated aviation platform business headquartered at Miami International Airport, continued its growth plan by investing in new assets, facilities, and operations, and hiring several new executive team members.
MIA hosts tour for caregivers of those with early stages of Alzheimer’s disease
In honor of National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, Miami International Airport partnered with the Southeast Florida Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association and iAero Airways to provide a MIAair (Airport Instruction and Readiness) tour for caregivers of those with the disease.
iAero Group’s Swift Air Partners With Southwest Airlines’ Destination 225° Pilot Development Program
MIAMI, Aug. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — iAero Group’s Swift Air, the largest airline charter business in the United States, has joined Southwest’s Destination 225° Pilot Career Development Program as a Corporate Partner.
This innovative career program provides pathways to becoming a competitively qualified candidate for future Southwest First Officer positions. It directly addresses the projected increase in demand for qualified and professional pilots in the coming years. On a compass, 225° is the southwest directional heading, and Destination 225° was developed to lead aspiring pilots to Southwest Airlines.
Swift Air Joins iAero Group
MIAMI, May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — iAero Group, a leading integrated aviation platform business headquartered at Miami International Airport, completed the acquisition of Swift Air, the leading independent airline charter business in the United States. Swift Air now joins engine MRO AeroThrust and airframe MRO AeroTech under the iAero Group integrated aviation platform family.
iAero Group to Acquire Swift Air
iAero Group, a leading integrated aviation business, has signed a deﬁnitive agreement to purchase Swift Air, the leading independent US airline charter business. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and is expected to close in Q1, 2019. With the pending acquisition of Swift Air, iAero Group will add to its portfolio of aviation businesses acquired since its inception earlier this year including the leading engine MRO and leasing company, AeroThrust and airframe MRO AeroTech.