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Priester Aviation Joins Forces with Mayo Aviation to Enhance Customer Service

For more than 75 years, Priester Aviation has created a history of building strong relationships within aviation and delivering an unmatched level of customer service. To enhance those strengths, the aircraft management and private travel provider has agreed to acquire Mayo Aviation, a similarly customer-focused, family-led private aviation company.   Priester Aviation, headquartered in Chicago, […]


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Priester’s Approach to Professional Aircraft Management

8.18.22

Managing the details of aircraft ownership can be a challenge for operators. It’s why professional aircraft management is a valuable way to reduce stress, protect one’s asset and get the most out of the aircraft ownership experience. Priester Aviation President Rich Ropp recently joined Anthony Kioussis on the Asset Insight podcast, to discuss Priester’s range […]

Travel Smarter and Plan Ahead to Avoid Unexpected Setbacks

8.3.22

In a recent column for Business Aviation Advisor, Andy Priester outlined three steps you can take as a corporate jet user to ensure you’re flying safely, traveling smarter and managing your travel needs appropriately. He explores why understanding current and future travel requirements is key to planning. Priester also advises how to create alternate plans […]

Andy Priester Joins Aerospace Executive Podcast

8.2.22

Recruiting the next generation of professionals is a big concern for the aviation industry. It is now mandatory that aviation companies, large and small, paint a clear picture of attractive career opportunities. The Aerospace Executive podcast with Craig Picken recently asked “how can the industry accomplish this?” Andy Priester, Chairman and CEO of Priester Aviation, […]

Priester Aviation Answers Market Demand, Relaunches Centerline Jet Card

7.13.22

With more clients discovering the advantages of private aviation through charter flights, Priester Aviation has expanded its offerings to answer market demand. The company announces that it will relaunch its Centerline Jet Card product to provide concierge-level service to customers who fly frequently. The invitation-only service provides clients access to immediate booking and guaranteed availability, […]

Priester Aviation Increases Its Industry Support

5.16.22

Priester Aviation walks its talk. That action orientation led to a reevaluation and intensification of its industry support. It has joined the following organizations and begun contributing immediately: International Aircraft Dealers Association (IADA) – CEO Andy Priester spoke at the spring meeting that held May 9-11. Priester Aviation successfully went through the rigorous acceptance process […]

Get to Know Priester President Rich Ropp

4.12.22

Rich Ropp recently joined the Priester Aviation team, bringing more than 30 years of aircraft management and aviation sales experience to the position of President.