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AerSale was purpose-built to provide high-quality aviation aftermarket products, services, and turn-key solutions.

From the beginning our founders Nicolas Finazzo and Robert Nichols set out to address the wide-ranging and underserved needs of mid-life flight equipment stakeholders. Highlighted below is a growing list of milestones to mark our continuous addition of new facilities, capabilities, portfolio assets, and product innovations, to better serve the needs of our growing list of customers world-wide.

 

Some Major Accomplishments

2008

AerSale founded

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2009

Acquisition of 44 UPS DC8s and 180 CFM56s

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2010

Global expansion: Acquired Great Southwest Aviation MRO Operations Center in Roswell, and opened Regional Offices in UK, Singapore, and Ireland

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2011

Acquisition of 19 Japan Airlines B747-400s and 76 CF6-80C2s

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2012

Acquisition of 26 Saudia Airlines MD90s and 63 V2500s

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2013

AerSale awarded first multi-million US Government contract to provide Used Serviceable Material support for F108 aircraft engine maintenance

AerSale awarded first multi-million US Government contract

2014

Strategic negotiation with the U.S. Department of Justice led to lease and ultimate purchase of a 737-400

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2015

Acquired Rio Rancho Component MRO

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2016

Developed and delivered first (AerSafe®) STC for Fuel Tank Ignition Mitigation to meet FAA mandated Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction (FTFR) requirements

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2017

Acquired Goodyear MRO Operations Center

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2018

Acquired Avborne Component Solutions

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2019

Acquired Qwest Air Parts, Inc.

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2020

Acquired Aircraft Composite Technologies, Inc.

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2020

AerSale enters into agreement with US major airline to acquire 24 Boeing 757-200 Aircraft and additional RB211 spare engines

AerSale enters into agreement with US major airline to acquire 24 Boeing 757-200 Aircraft and additional RB211 spare engines

AerSale enters into agreement with US major airline

2020

AerSale Commences AerAware™ EFVS Flight Testing

AerSale Commences AerAware™ EFVS Flight Testing Featuring Universal Avionics ClearVision™ Components on a Specially Modified Commercial Boeing 737-800 Prototype Aircraft

15 AerAware

AerSale founded

AerSale_History2008

Acquisition of 44 UPS DC8s and 180 CFM56s

AerSale_History2009

Global expansion: Acquired Great Southwest Aviation MRO Operations Center in Roswell, and opened Regional Offices in UK, Singapore, and Ireland

AerSale_History2010

Acquisition of 19 Japan Airlines B747-400s and 76 CF6-80C2s

AerSale_History2011

Acquisition of 26 Saudia Airlines MD90s and 63 V2500s

AerSale_History2012

AerSale awarded first multi-million US Government contract to provide Used Serviceable Material support for F108 aircraft engine maintenance

AerSale awarded first multi-million US Government contract

Strategic negotiation with the U.S. Department of Justice led to lease and ultimate purchase of a 737-400

AerSale_History2014

Acquired Rio Rancho Component MRO

AerSale_History2015

Developed and delivered first (AerSafe®) STC for Fuel Tank Ignition Mitigation to meet FAA mandated Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction (FTFR) requirements

AerSale_History2016

Acquired Goodyear MRO Operations Center

AerSale_History2017

Acquired Avborne Component Solutions

Avborne%20Facility

Acquired Qwest Air Parts, Inc.

Qwest_Air_Parts_Headquarters_494x315

Acquired Aircraft Composite Technologies, Inc.

AerSale_ACT

AerSale enters into agreement with US major airline to acquire 24 Boeing 757-200 Aircraft and additional RB211 spare engines

AerSale enters into agreement with US major airline to acquire 24 Boeing 757-200 Aircraft and additional RB211 spare engines

AerSale enters into agreement with US major airline

AerSale Commences AerAware™ EFVS Flight Testing

AerSale Commences AerAware™ EFVS Flight Testing Featuring Universal Avionics ClearVision™ Components on a Specially Modified Commercial Boeing 737-800 Prototype Aircraft

15 AerAware
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