Jet Aviation acquires Enterprise Jet Center


Enterprise Jet Center FBO at Houston Hobby purchased by Jet Aviation

Jet Aviation Houston HobbyJet Aviation has acquired
the Enterprise Jet Center FBO at Hobby
Airport in Houston, adding the 14th FBO to its global
network of premium aircraft service and support facilities.

The facility becomes the
sixth Jet Aviation FBO in the US,
including Boston/Bedford; Dallas; Palm Beach; St.
Louis and Teterboro.

“North America is a key
market for Jet Aviation and the acquisition of Enterprise
Jet Center
is an important step in our effort to expand our aircraft-service offerings to
customers in the US,”
said Dan Clare, Jet Aviation president.

Enterprise Jet Center opened its facility in 2006. Facility highlights include a drive-through
canopy for aircraft, clear-span hangar, a maintenance-only facility that is
open 24 hours per day and a terminal/office building.

“The state-of-the-art
facilities, high-end customer amenities and service-oriented attitude make this
operation a perfect fit for the Jet Aviation family. Houston
is the fifth most-active US
business aviation airport and the facility now becomes Jet Aviation’s second
operation in Texas, including one at Dallas
Love Field,” said Gary Dempsey, president, Jet Aviation’s US aircraft services.
“We welcome the 44 employees to our organisation and we’re delighted to have an
additional location in the US
to serve our customers.”

The value of the cash
transaction was not disclosed.