Elite Aviation has been named the West Coast sales center for Piaggio Aero, makers of the Piaggio Aero P180 Avanti II turboprop aircraft.
Based in Van Nuys, Calif., Elite Aviation will serve California, Oregon, Washington and Nevada.
Elite Aviation is a female-owned private jet company specializing in full-service aircraft management from turnkey acquisitions to maintenance to crew selection and aircraft sub-leasing. The company provides 24-hour access to staff, industry-leading concierge services and catering, according to company officials.
“We’re focusing efforts to expand our presence in North America and this new partnership will help us achieve this goal,” said John M. Bingham President and CEO of Piaggio America. “Elite Aviation has the experience and capabilities needed to connect with buyers, coordinate negotiations and influence purchasing decisions.”