About us

 

Trading. Leasing. Parts.
Worldwide Since 2000.

We are a commercial aircraft trading, leasing and parts solutions provider focused on creative asset management strategies that maximize value.

Contrail is a subsidiary of the Air T, Inc. holding company
(NASDAQ: AIRT)

Contrail Fast Fact #1

Contrail is a commercial aircraft trading, leasing and parts solutions provider focused on creative asset management strategies that maximize value.

Contrail Fast Fact #2

Established in 2000 by CEO Joe Kuhn as an engine material trading company primarily focused on used serviceable material from the JT8D and CFM56-3. Today, Contrail has since expanded into the most prevalent engine types powering the 737NG & A320 family.

Contrail Fast Fact #3

Headquartered in Verona, Wisconsin with a whole-asset trading office in Denver, Colorado and a satellite marketing presence in Shanghai, China.

Contrail Fast Fact #4

At our Verona, WI office, which is located two hours north of Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, we have a state-of-the-art 21,000 sqft. facility to warehouse our inventory.

Contrail Fast Fact #5

Completed over 176 aircraft and engine transactions since inception.

Contrail Fast Fact #6

Contrail is a subsidiary of AIR T, INC. (NASDAQ: AIRT), which is an industrious American holding company with a portfolio of powerful businesses, each of which operate independently yet interrelatedly. AIR T, INC. is industry agnostic in its search for opportunity.

The Company We Keep

Driven by the Customer

We here at Contrail are focused on the customer and building long-lasting relationships with asset owners – one engine, one aircraft at a time.

Meet the Team

We are a team of highly trained and motivated professionals with over 100 years of combined experience where responding to our customers’ needs in a timely, professional manner is our number one priority.

Joe Kuhn

Joe Kuhn

CEO

 
Miriam Cohen-Kuhn

Miriam Cohen-Kuhn

CFO

 
Jeff Preininger

Jeff Preininger

Director of Sales

 
Jason Kilgore

Jason Kilgore

Sales Account Manager

Daniel Wingert

Daniel Wingert

Director of QA & Operations

 
Steve Williamson

Steve Williamson

Director of Acquisitions & Trading

 
Sebastian Lourier

Sebastian Lourier

Director of Leasing & Asset Mgmt

 
Kevin Milligan

Kevin Milligan

Director of Marketing