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New Crew Member Alert: AirStart adds Sam Cupelli to Executive Team

Sam Cupelli joining AirStart as Vice President, Sales and Acquisitions

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Toronto, August 22, 2017

AirStart is delighted to announce the addition of Sam Cupelli to our amazing Sales and Acquisition team.

Sam’s career in aviation spans three decades. A proud Western Canadian, Sam started his career with Time Air before moving on to various roles within Regional Airlines, and then with respected aftermarket supply companies, including Werner Corp, 3 Points Aviation, and, most recently, Avmax out of Calgary. 

Sam’s expertise lies in connecting with customers, vendors and OEMs, and finding ways for his airline customers to reduce their costs per seat mile by offering out-of-the-box solutions for provisioning, consigning, leasing, and AOG support. He will work in the Bombardier, Boeing, Airbus and Embraer platforms, building on existing relationships while forging new relationships in Regional as well as Commercial markets.

“Sam is always a welcome face on the conference and trade show circuit and is equally respected for his experience and knowledge as he is well liked for his outgoing personality and honest approach. Please join us all in wishing him incredible success in his new role leading our Sales and Acquisitions team.” Robert Wills, President, AirStart 

Sam can be reached at Samc@airstart.com. Be sure to say “hi” to him at the upcoming trade shows and conferences!

About AirStart
AirStart provides critical maintenance support to airlines, repair stations and trading partners around the world.

Every day, AirStart helps airlines around the world avoid the multiple negative consequences of grounded aircraft through its innovative Rapid Exchange (RX) program, which allows airlines to exchange damaged parts for replacement components, immediately and at a fraction of the cost of purchasing new parts outright.

As an accepted vendor at over 500 aviation-buying entities, AirStart has credit terms with every single component supplier globally and adheres to the highest quality standards in existence in the aerospace industry.

AirStart is based in Toronto, Canada, and has been ranked for four consecutive years as one of Canada’s fastest growing companies by Profit Magazine, and was listed as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies by Deloitte Consulting for 2015 and 2016.