NetJets® Opens Exclusive-Use FBO at Atlanta’s DeKalb-Peachtree Airport (PDK)
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- November 07, 2012
NetJets^® Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway^® company and the worldwide leader in
private aviation, announced today the opening of a new exclusive-use facility
at Atlanta's DeKalb-Peachtree Airport (PDK). NetJets has signed a long-term
lease with Atlantic Aviation for the 2,800 square-foot facility which
includescustomer and crew lounges, a conference and business center and
flight planning facilities.
NetJets worked closely with Atlantic Aviation to customize the facility to
serve NetJets customers' exacting needs. The private-use FBO will service
NetJets flights only and is now open for use. PDK is one of NetJets most
popular domestic destinations with approximately 4,000 NetJets flights in and
out of the airport annually.
"We are pleased to provide our customers with this private-use facility that
will deliver outstanding service and amenities at one of their most popular
domestic destinations,” said Adam Johnson, NetJets Senior Vice President of
Global Sales, Marketing, and Owner Services. “Atlantic Aviation shares
NetJets' dedication to safety and customer service and their exceptional
infrastructure will allow NetJets to deliver unparalleled service to our
customers flying in and out of the Atlanta area."
The NetJets’ private-use facility is situated almost directly in the center of
the Atlantic leasehold, which is 25 acres in size and complimented by 12
additional hangars and two main buildings for FBO operations.
"Atlantic PDK is a premier private aviation facility and was positioned for
future expansion,” stated Lou Pepper, CEO of Atlantic. “NetJets is a
world-class company and we are pleased to provide them with this premier,
private-use facility that will provide outstanding services to NetJets
customers and crewmembers in the Atlanta area.”
About NetJets^® Inc.
NetJets^® Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway ^® company, is the worldwide leader in
private aviation with the largest and most diverse private jet fleet in the
world. NetJets began in 1964 as the first aircraft charter and management
company in the world. In 1986, NetJets pioneered the concept of fractional
aircraft ownership – offering individuals and businesses all of the benefits
of whole aircraft ownership and more, at a fraction of the cost. Today,
NetJets offers a full range of private aviation solutions through its programs
in North America and Europe, including NetJets Shares™, NetJets Leases™ and
the Marquis Jet Card®, which provides access to NetJets though a 25-hour jet
NetJets recently introduced the NetJets Signature Series™ of aircraft, which
are new aircraft that will be entering the NetJets fleet that are customized
from design through production and include advanced cockpit and cabin
technologies to ensure maximum safety, reliability and operating efficiency as
well as advanced in-flight entertainment systems and custom cabin designs. The
NetJets Signature Series™ of aircraft include the Embraer Phenom 300, the
Bombardier Global family of aircraft, the Cessna Citation Latitude as well as
the Bombardier Challenger 300 and 605 series.
The North America program is managed and operated by NetJets' subsidiary
NetJets Aviation, Inc., and the European program is managed and operated by
NetJets Transportes Aereos, SA, a Portuguese/EU Air Carrier. In the United
States, NetJets also offers aircraft management and on-demand charter services
through its subsidiary, Executive Jet Management, Inc. Subject to obtaining
relevant regulatory approvals, NetJets will also offer aircraft management and
charter services in China through NetJets China Business Aviation Limited, a
joint venture between NetJets and a consortium of Chinese investors. The
NetJets companies offer worldwide flight operations. More information on
NetJets, NetJets Europe, the Marquis Jet Card, and Executive Jet Management is
available at www.netjets.com.
About Atlantic Aviation
Atlantic Aviation, headquartered in Plano, Texas, provides a wide range of
aviation services, including the largest network of fixed base operations in
the U.S. and a dedicated concierge service for general aviation aircraft
owners and pilots across the United States. More information about Atlantic
Aviation can be found at www.atlanticaviation.com.
NetJets Media Relations
Liz Wise, 614-849-7757
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