Newcastle, UK -- (SBWIRE) -- 03/09/2017 -- Newcastle-based aircraft remarketing company Moon Jet Group announced that Jas Hawker, ex-leader of the world-famous Red Arrows has joined the organisation as Chief Operating Officer. His responsibilities will include oversight of all day-to-day operations as well as continuing to develop Moon Jet Group's international presence.
Jas brings to Moon Jet Group a career in aviation and business that is unparalleled. He spent 24 years as an RAF pilot, amassing well over 5000 hours flying. He was the youngest pilot to fly the Tornado fighter and was qualified to lead any scale of mission, anywhere in the world. His flying career included 6 years as a Red Arrows display pilot, including 3 years as the leader and Commanding Officer where he performed over 500 public displays throughout the UK, Europe, Canada, North America, Middle East and Asia. He is a distinguished graduate of the Australian Command and Staff College and Manchester Business School.
Jas Hawker said, "This is a really exciting opportunity for me at Moon Jet Group. We have over 100 aircraft valued at over £450M on our books and we are looking to continue our growth within the aircraft remarketing, charter and management areas, both in the UK and overseas. I am passionate about aviation, business management and attention to detail and I'm keen to ensure that our clients receive the world-class service they require."
Moon Jet Group CEO and founder, James Moon has been named as one of the entrepreneurs to watch in the UK. He said "Moon Jet group has experienced significant growth over the past year and having someone of Jas's experience on board is fantastic. Our vision is to be the first-choice aircraft remarketing, management and charter partner for organisations and individuals who demand a world-class service."
About Moon Jet Group.
Moon Jet Group is a UK-based aircraft remarketing, aircraft management and charter business with a global presence. They are a team of experienced aviation professionals, expert consultants, legal and financial support who have completed transactions for an international client base that has included airlines, financial institutions, lessors and aircraft investors. They are agile and innovative, which enables them to provide 24/7/365 support wherever you may be.
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