Trading & Leasing
Innovative commercial aircraft asset managers
Transactions at the speed of business
Reliable and high-quality commercial jet engine parts and components
Certified parts supplier worldwide
Deep and extensive industry relationships
High-quality and timely paperwork and shipping
We go the extra mile, no matter the part or transaction size
The Company We Keep
Contrail Fast Fact #1
Contrail is a commercial aircraft trading, leasing and parts solutions provider focused on creative asset management strategies that maximize value.
Contrail Fast Fact #2
Established in 2000 by CEO Joe Kuhn as an engine material trading company primarily focused on used serviceable material from the JT8D and CFM56-3. Today, Contrail has since expanded into the most prevalent engine types powering the 737NG & A320 family.
Contrail Fast Fact #3
Headquartered in Verona, Wisconsin with a whole-asset trading office in Denver, Colorado and a satellite marketing presence in Shanghai, China.
Contrail Fast Fact #4
At our Verona, WI office, which is located two hours north of Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, we have a state-of-the-art 21,000 sqft. facility to warehouse our inventory.
Contrail Fast Fact #5
Completed over 176 aircraft and engine transactions since inception.
Contrail Fast Fact #6
Contrail is a wholly owned subsidiary of holding company Air T, Inc. (NASDAQ: AIRT), which is an industrious American holding company with a portfolio of powerful businesses, each of which is independent yet interrelated. Air T is industry agnostic in its search for opportunity.
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