Trading & Leasing
Innovative commercial aircraft asset managers
Transactions at the speed of business
Reliable and high-quality commercial jet engine parts and components
Certified parts supplier worldwide
Deep and extensive industry relationships
High-quality and timely paperwork and shipping
We go the extra mile, no matter the part or transaction size
The Company We Keep
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 satellite marketing presence in France, Ireland and 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.
OLD NATIONAL BANK FEATURES CONTRAIL AND ITS LONG-STANDING HISTORY
Contrail Aviation Support LLC today announced that it was featured in a video by its long-standing banking partner Old National Bank, showcasing the Company’s leadership and growth story.
CONTRAIL AVIATION EXPANDS BOOK OF BUSINESS AND LEADERSHIP TEAM
Contrail Aviation Support LLC today announced that over the past 12 months, the Company has acquired A318’s (CFM56-5B powered), A320s (V2500 powered), 10 CFM56-5B engines and more V2500-A5 spare engines to support the growing USM demands of Contrail’s engine MRO and airline customers.
Contrail Appoints Gerard Browne as SVP of Marketing & Origination
Contrail Aviation Support, LLC. (“CAS”), a full-service aviation asset management platform as well as worldwide supplier of surplus and aftermarket commercial jet engine components, today announced the appointment of Gerard Browne as SVP of Marketing & Origination.