Sept. 16: Jet Aviation and has acquired Arlin’s Aircraft Service, Inc. (Arlin’s) FBO operations located at Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport in Montana, USA.
Bozeman Airport serves the Yellowstone Club, Big Sky Resort and Yellowstone National Park. The acquisition continues Jet Aviation’s strategic global FBO network expansion, particularly in the Western United States.
The Bozeman FBO, which will operate as Jet Aviation Bozeman, has been providing ground handling services since 1979, including fueling, de-icing, hangarage and office space. With the acquisition, Jet Aviation acquires all assets of the FBO operation, in addition to its employees.
“As the gateway to Yellowstone National Park and in close proximity to the Yellowstone Club and Big Sky Resort, Bozeman is Montana’s busiest airport and a key destination for our aircraft management and charter customers,” said David Best, Senior Vice President and GM for Jet Aviation in the Americas.
“I’ve grown up with the team at Arlin’s, which is like a second family to me,” said Arron Wass, Arlin’s General Manager, says Wass. “Arlin’s may be smaller in numbers, but their passion for aviation and our customers is a perfect match for Jet Aviation.”
“Acquisition of the Arlin’s Aircraft Service FBO represents an exciting strategic expansion for Jet Aviation that extends our presence to the Northwest and strengthens our global customer offering,” said David Paddock, president of Jet Aviation.
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