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Name: FOCUS AVIATION
7JetSet7 Code: FOS
Status: Currently Not Operational
Region: NORTH AMERICA
City: FORT LAUDERDALE
Country: USA
Employees 7
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Background
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JET AIRPLANE LEASING COMPANY. LOCATED AT GREAT CHESTERFORD. PART OF WETMORE FINANCE GROUP.

USA (United States of America) was established in 1776, it covers an area of 9,363,123 sq km, its population is 280 million, its capital city is Washington DC, and its official language is English.

JULY 1997: 747-249F OPERATED BY FORTIS AN AIRCRAFT LEASING COMPANY. 2 747-148'S (84-19744, /70 65 22; 108-19745, /71 71 20), EX-(ARL), LEASED TO KABO AIR (KAB).

JANUARY 2000: SELLS 3 DC-8F'S TO NATIONAL AIRCRAFT SERVICES ON BEHALF OF KITTY HAWK INTERNATIONAL (CKF).

SEPTEMBER 2001: CHANGES NAME FROM "FORTIS" TO "FOCUS AVIATION."

OCTOBER 2001: SELLS 2 727-200'S ON BEHALF OF (TWA) TO AEROTURBINE (AUB). (FOS) NOW SOLD 12 727-200'S TO (AUB).

September 2005: Focus Aviation (FOS), on behalf of Continental Airlines (CAL), arranged the sale of a third MD-82 to Khors Aircompany (KHO) of Ukraine. Like the first two airplanes, this one will be put through a maintenance check by MNG (IST) in Turkey prior to delivery.

November 2005: Focus Aviation (FOS) arranged the sale of two A300-600Rs on behalf of China Airlines (CHI) to Avion Group for operation by Air Atlanta Icelandic (AID). It will lease the airplane to an unnamed Middle Eastern carrier. One will be converted into a freighter in October.

August 2007: Focus Aviation (FOS), acting on behalf of Central Air Leasing, managed the sale to (UPS) of an MD-11 formerly operated by Varig (VAR).

December 2007: Focus Air (FOS) is accepting resumes and interviewing 747 Classic Pilot In Command (PIC)s (FC), Second In Command (SIC)s (FC) and Flight Engineers (FE)s. The carrier expects another new hire class in December.

January 2008: Focus Aviation (FOS) said it is the seller of the 747-400 recently purchased by El Al (ELA). The airplane is on lease to Singapore Airlines (SIA) and is due to be returned in the 2008 fourth quarter for subsequent handover to El Al (ELA). The sale was on behalf of Rabobank International and is Focus (FOS)'s 27th of a 747.

June 2008: Focus Aviation (FOS) reached agreement with (KLM) to provide marketing services for the sale of 15 F 100s. Manufactured in 1989, the airplanes are operated by (KLM) Cityhopper.

July 2009: Focus Aviation (FOS) was selected by Air Jamaica (JAM) to remarket two (CFM56)-powered A320-200s.

Fleet:
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April 2014:

1 727-251 (JT8D) (1391-21505, /78), EX-(NWA), RF (SAE).

8 737-200 (JT8D).

1 737-3A4 (CFM56-3) (1094-23252, /85 N674AA), EX-(CLF)/(SLE), LST (SWA).

1 737-400 (CFM56-3).

2 747-148 (84-19744, /70; 108-19745, /70), EX-(ARL).

1 747-249F (409-21827, /79 N742SJ), EX-(FTL)/(STT), LST (PAO) 1995-06.

2 747-148 (84-19744, /70 5N-ZZZ; 108-19745, /70 5N-AAA), EX-(ARL),
LST (KAB).

1 747-249 (JT9D-7Q) (406-21827, /79 N742SJ), EX-(FTL)/(STT), LST
(PAO).

1 767-200.

0 MD-11, EX-(VAR), ST (UPS) 2007-08.

1 MD-82, EX-(CAL), TO (KHO) 2005-09.

Management:
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WILLIAM HOFFMAN, LAWYER.

JAMES UNIACKE, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR.

DAVID TESTER, TECHNICAL MANAGER.

BARBIE VAN HOVE, LEASE ADMINISTRATION MANAGER.

 
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