In the midst of deadlines and daily obligations, few business individuals have the hours available to focus on the sale of their aircraft. Fortunately, Aero Center Epps Atlanta can make the process easy. With decades of professional experience in aircraft sales, we are your best option for aircraft brokerage.
Being knowledgeable about the market, our experienced sales specialists can accurately price and market your airplane. We use industry subscribed services and platforms to broadcast your aircraft to the most effective market outlets. Our location at PDK airport in Atlanta, the second busiest airport in Georgia, gives your airplane exposure to both transient traffic and potential buyers.
Aero Center Epps Atlanta will handle all communications with prospective buyers in a timely and professional manner. As your personal representative, we will negotiate on your behalf until the sale is finalized and all paperwork is complete.
Aero Center Epps Atlanta has access to every plane currently on and off the market, additionally, we will solicit owners of the specific aircraft you are seeking. With full service FBOs and maintenance facilities, we can arrange a pre-purchase inspection at our service center and assist in monitoring the inspection.
In addition, we can recommend professionals in aircraft lending and insurance that we have established relations with over the years. Epps will be there throughout the entire aircraft acquisition/sale process until all documentation and the closing is complete.
Finally, and most importantly, our sales specialists are invested in you. We will continue to provide exceptional customer support over a long term relationship, where you know your aircraft needs can always be met.
“Jeremy is a true world-class leader in the aviation community,” said S. Michael Scheeringa, co-founder and managing director of SAR Trilogy Management.
His life-long passion for the industry and history of developing both people and markets made Jeremy the first and natural choice to lead Aero Centers.
Epperson started his aviation career in the United States Marine Corps, where he developed his leadership and passion to serve. He graduated from the University of California, San Diego, and is a commercial pilot with P135 experience. He has demonstrated his affection for the business with successful FBO leadership roles at Signature and Republic.
Aero Centers will bring a level of professionalism and experience back to aviation communities,” added Jeremy Epperson. “Our FBOs demonstrate to the industry we are committed to first-class facilities with knowledgeable and experienced local team members with a passion for aviation. I am very excited to lead the team responsible for developing full-service FBOs and delivering customer-centric service to all aviation customers in a community. I had a vision for bringing passion, fun, and expertise back into aviation communities, just like it was 30 years ago. Aero Centers’ focus on full-service FBOs brings the dream to reality.
Aggarwal has over 25 years of experience in the aviation and hospitality industries. Aggarwal is a co-founder of SAR Trilogy Management. Previously until 2015, he was the CEO of Global Crew Logistics (GCL), a Miami-based travel management company specializing in the movements and accommodation of business aviation and cargo airlines’ flight crews. GCL doubled its EBITDA in a short two-year period under Aggarwal’s leadership.
Between 2008 and 2013, Sanjay served as CEO of two commercial airlines in India – Spicejet (a private-equity-backed low-cost air carrier) and Kingfisher Airlines (a publicly listed full-service carrier). Under his leadership, Spicejet saw its first profitable year and increased its domestic market share from 7% to 12%. Prior to that, he served as COO of Flight Options LLC, one of the world’s largest operators of business jets. He and Scheeringa worked together to take Flight Options to profitability.
Earlier, Sanjay worked in IT, strategy, financial planning and other roles at Marriott International and US Airways. He received his BS in Industrial Engineering from Nagpur University in India and his MS in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Virginia Tech.
Scheeringa has almost 30 years of experience in general and commercial aviation as an operator and supplier. Scheeringa is a co-founder and managing director of SAR Trilogy Management, an aviation investment and management company. Before he founded SAR Trilogy in 2015, he was the President and CEO of BBA Aviation Flight Support, which comprised Signature Flight Support, the world’s leading FBO network, and ASIG, a leading operator of commercial aviation fueling services. Under his leadership, Signature grew from 85 to 124 global locations, almost doubled in revenue and tripled profit resulting in the company outperforming the market in 65 out of the last 72 months of Scheeringa’s tenure.
From 2004-2008, Scheeringa served as CEO of Flight Options LLC, one of the world’s largest operators of business jets. He was responsible for the turnaround of the business taking it from a negative 20% margin to a positive 5% margin. Prior to that he spent 13 years at US Airways in officer-level positions in network and operations planning and as the head of the company’s wholly-owned subsidiaries.
Scheeringa received his BS in Transportation and Logistics Management from Arizona State University. Scheeringa was a board member of the Central Florida Expressway Authority. He is a Past Chairman of the National Air Transportation Association and a private pilot.