LOS ANGELES, CA -- February 16, 2016
Jet Midwest Group, LLC, an independent aircraft leasing and parts provider, announced the purchase of 20 Saab 340B aircraft from a major US airline.
“I am delighted with our first turboprop fleet purchase,” said Kevin Lee, Vice President of Jet Midwest. “The Saab 340B is a highly dependable aircraft with very low operational costs.”
“The Saab 340s have a solid track record of providing excellent performance and reliability. The manufacturer has also done a fantastic job at supporting operators all over the world. We intend to target regional passenger and freighter markets along with parting out a number of aircraft to support the aftermarket parts needs.”
Jet Midwest has already placed an agreement on the sale of one of the Saab 340B aircraft.
Jet Midwest is a full-service commercial aircraft, engine, and spare parts trading company, offering complete end-of-life and creative product support solutions.