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GA Telesis Engine Strategy Group Appoints Naji Majdalani as Director of Business Development, Middle East

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September 28, 2021 – Fort Lauderdale, Florida – GA Telesis, LLC (“GAT”) announces the appointment of Naji Majdalani as Director of Business Development,  Middle East, with the Engine Strategy Group. Majdalani is the latest addition to the global sales team tasked with implementing GAT’s Turbine Vision 2020 (“TV 2020”) program. Additionally, he will be responsible for increasing the Middle East engine overhaul and Specialized Procedures Aeroengine Hospital (“SPAH”) business at its Helsinki, Finland facility.

Majdalani is a seasoned aviation professional with over 20 years of experience in Sales, Marketing, and Program Development across the aerospace, airline, and travel industries. Before joining GA Telesis, he was CEO of charter airline Wings of Lebanon, where he restructured the carrier and increased productivity and profitability.

“I am excited to join a dynamic and entrepreneurial team where I can leverage the GA Telesis Ecosystem to establish the business as the preferred engine MRO in the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey (“MENAT”) and Commonwealth of Independent States (“CIS”),” said Majdalani.

“Naji’s operating experience and knowledge of the market will ensure our continued success as we further expand our service offerings to our global customer base,” commented Russ Shelton, President, Engine Strategy Group.  “His further diverse experiences across sales, financing and customer service are a perfect match for Naji’s new position,” added Shelton.

About GA Telesis 

GA Telesis is the leading provider of integrated services in the commercial aviation industry. Through the GA Telesis Ecosystem™, the Company is distinctly positioned, across six continents, to leverage its resources to create innovative solutions for its customers. Consisting of global operations encompassing leasing/financing, component solutions, and MRO Services business units for landing gear, component/composite, and turbine engine repair, as well as digital solutions, the GA Telesis Ecosystem™ provides an unparalleled resource to airlines. The Company’s core business is its mission to ensure “Customer Success,” built from a reputation for unsurpassed excellence and integrity.

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About GA Telesis Engine Services

GA Telesis Engine Services (GATES) is a fully integrated subsidiary of GA Telesis, offering customers a seamless engine solution that combines high-quality repair and overhaul services as well as world-class supply chain services. The GATES facility is based in Helsinki, Finland, and operates under FAA, EASA, CAAC, TCCA, DGAC, GACA, ANAC, and ECAA approvals for CFM56-5B, CFM56-7B, and General Electric CF6-80C2 turbine engines. GATES has an integrated test cell capable of up to 100,000 pounds of thrust and can overhaul up to 200 engines per year. GATES Go-Team is also one of the few companies authorized by EASA to perform remote repairs on engines that are installed on aircraft.