Landmark Aviation Announces the Addition of Seven Aircraft to its Managed Fleets

Landmark Aviation Announces the Addition of Seven Aircraft to its Managed Fleets

Houston, TX — 03/08/2011

Landmark Aviation announces the addition of seven aircraft to its managed fleets. The newest additions to the growing fleets include a King Air B200, King Air 350, Citation CJ3, Citation Bravo, Hawker 850XP, Gulfstream G450 and Gulfstream G550.

 

The CJ3, Bravo and Hawker 850XP are available for charter in Chicago, IL, Raleigh-Durham, NC and Charlottesville, VA, respectively. These aircraft bring Landmark’s combined two managed fleets to a total of 75 aircraft, making the combined fleets among the largest in the country.

 

"These additions will provide more options for our charter clientele as we continue to grow our Aircraft Charter & Management business," Jim Hopkins, Vice President, Sales & Charter explained. "We strive to be the first choice in supporting our clients' needs and requirements in all our markets."

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Landmark Aviation operates a network of fixed base operations located throughout the U.S., and in Canada and Western Europe. The Company offers a wide range of services, including FBO, MRO, charter and management. Landmark is a portfolio company of GTCR Golder Rauner and Platform Partners, LLC. For more information, visit www.landmarkaviation.com.

 

GTCR is a leading private equity firm based in Chicago that manages more than $8 billion in equity and capital invested in a wide range of companies and industries. The firm principally invests in high-growth industries, including business services and outsourcing, consumer products and services, healthcare, technology and transaction processing.

 

Platform Partners, LLC is a private holding company based in Houston that makes investments in middle-market companies with the intent of growing the businesses into industry leaders through a combination of organic and acquisition growth.