JSSI Reaches 10,000th Asset Milestone at EBACE

Air King Jet Enrolls Global 6000 BR710 Engines and APU

EBACE, Geneva, Switzerland (May 21, 2013) -- Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading provider of hourly cost maintenance programs for the business aviation industry, enrolled the 10,000th asset onto its maintenance program today at the 2013 European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (EBACE). Air King Jet, a Geneva-based private flight operation, enrolled its new Global 6000 Rolls-Royce BR710A2-20 engines onto the JSSI Platinum Program and added coverage for the Honeywell APU, reaching the new 10,000th asset milestone.

“Reaching a milestone of this magnitude is a tribute to the perseverance, hard work and quality of service that JSSI has delivered to this wonderful industry, for nearly 25 years,” stated Neil Book, President and Chief Executive Officer for JSSI.  “This achievement reflects our strong growth and expansion into emerging markets around the world over the last several years.  Given the tremendous breadth of JSSI programs that cover virtually any combination of engines, airframes and APUs from a multitude of manufacturers, we have a very large target market. The bottom line is, more business aircraft owners and operators, like Air King Jet, prefer JSSI maintenance cost programs because of our diversity, flexibility and expertise. We are honored to serve Air King Jet, along with our entire customer base, both past and present,” added Mr. Book.      

“We also have two other Bombardier aircraft on JSSI programs so we have seen the value the programs bring to our operation,” Jean-Claude Bonneville, Chairman of the Board for Air King Jet commented. “JSSI goes beyond providing budget stability by delivering exceptional service. We get the flexibility of choosing the maintenance facility we prefer and benefit from JSSI’s substantial buying power as one of the largest purchasers of business aviation heavy maintenance in the industry.”

Air King Jet chose the JSSI Platinum Engine Program for Rolls-Royce BR710A2-20 engines which includes the following coverage:

  • Scheduled Maintenance Inspections
  • Unscheduled Maintenance Events
  • 24/7 Worldwide Technical Support
  • Future Mandatory and Recommended Service Bulletins
  • Future Airworthiness Directives
  • JSSI Technical Advisor on-site during Engine Shop Visits
  • Troubleshooting Labor Allowance
  • Rental Engines
  • Removal and Replacement   
  • Freight Coverage
  • Supplemental Lift

JSSI’s Platinum Engine clients have the option of adding coverage for scheduled repair and replacement of Life Limited Components, as well as routine inspections of LLCs. Whether operating an in-service aircraft or one that was just delivered from the factory, JSSI has numerous options that provide maintenance budget stability to meet the needs of today’s dynamic flight operations.

About Jet Support Services, Inc. 

Founded in 1989, JSSI [EBACE Stand # 1251] is the only hourly cost maintenance provider covering virtually all makes and models of business aircraft, engines and APUs. JSSI provides its customers with comprehensive, flexible and affordable financial tools for managing the often unpredictable costs of operating and maintaining nearly all types of turbine-powered aircraft, including jets, turbo-props and turbine- powered helicopters. JSSI serves customers globally and manages maintenance services through its worldwide infrastructure of certified technical advisors.  For more information please visit www.jetsupport.com.