Dave Salvador Joins Aircell’s Business Aviation Sales Team

ORLANDO, Fla., April 9 [AEA International Convention & Trade Show] – Aircell, the world’s leading provider of airborne communications, today announced that Dave Salvador has joined the company’s Business Aviation group as Corporate Sales Manager.

In his new role, Dave is responsible for assisting business aircraft operators in understanding the myriad of airborne communications options available to them. He will provide nationwide support to Aircell’s Regional Sales staff. He is based in the Chicago area and reports to Bill Darbe, Director, Aftermarket Sales.

A sales executive with a broad base of experience, Dave has more than 15 years experience in the aviation industry. He comes to Aircell from his previous position of Director, Aviation Sales and Business Development, at I.D. Systems, where he had global responsibility for the company’s commercial and military aviation markets. Dave’s business and general aviation career experience also includes positions of increasing responsibility at JA Air Center, Northstar Technologies, Trimble Navigation and Terra Avionics. A licensed pilot, he served as an Avionics Systems Specialist in the U.S. Air Force and earned a Bachelor of Science in Aviation Technology, specializing in Avionics and Flight, from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

Andy Geist, Aircell’s Senior Vice President, Business Aviation Solutions, commented, “In the past year, there has been a dramatic increase in the airborne communications capabilities available to business aircraft operators – particularly inflight Internet. With Dave’s customer-focused background and expert product knowledge, he will be a tremendous asset as customers look to pair their connectivity needs with effective and affordable inflight solutions. We’re delighted to have him join our team.”

Dave can be reached at +1.303.886.3942 or dsalvador@aircell.com .

NOTE TO EDITORS:

Aircell is the world’s leading provider of airborne communications and a single-source, turnkey provider of equipment, service, and technical support. With a global sales and support presence, its products are offered by virtually every fixed- and rotor-wing airframe manufacturer in business aviation, and are installed aboard the world’s four largest fractional ownership fleets. As winner of an exclusive FCC frequency license in 2006, Aircell has built a revolutionary new mobile broadband network for commercial and business aviation. In 2008, the Aircell® Network and its inflight portal, known as Gogo®, revolutionized the commercial airline passenger flight experience by delivering a robust Internet experience at 35,000 feet. The Aircell Network provides airlines with connectivity to operations and a path to enhanced cabin services such as video, audio, television and more. A similar feature set is available to Business Aircraft operators. Aircell has facilities in Broomfield, Colorado, and Itasca, Illinois. Aircell’s vision is to give everyone the ability to stay In Touch, In Flight®. For more information about Aircell, please visit www.aircell.com .

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