Chantilly Air appoints operations general manager for new FBO

Chantilly Air has announced that Jimmy Thate has joined its growing team of aviation professionals to lead the company’s new FBO.
Thate comes to Chantilly Air with a wealth of experience, having spent the last eight years building relationships and creating personalized customer experience at FBO locations.
“I am beyond excited to have this amazing opportunity to offer an exceptional experience for customers at the new Chantilly Air FBO”,  said Thate. “With our new facility consisting of 60,000 square-feet of hangar space, more than 24,000 square-feet of office space and ramp access for arriving and departing aircraft, I know we will offer the exclusivity that no other FBO can for the Northern Virginia and Washington DC traveler. I am blessed to step into this new avenue of business while maintaining the culture and reputation that Chantilly Air is known for. This new offering of FBO services is going to be a great success for our business and customers.”
Tim Sullivan, Chantilly Air’s chief operating officer said, “We are fortunate to have Jimmy join the Chantilly Air Team as our FBO operations general manager. As we bring world-class FBO services to Washington D.C. it is important that our team be led by the best. I’ve had the opportunity to see Jimmy’s customer service and leadership skills in action and look forward to having pilots and clients experience this at our new FBO.”
Chantilly Air anticipates a late summer completion date for their FBO facility.
Share this story:

About Author


Paige is an experienced journalist and editor who started her career covering the building and architecture sector. After several years writing and editing online and print articles for leading journals in this sector, she is bringing her thorough approach to technical content to covering aerospace engineering. In her spare time she enjoys traveling and is always planning her next trip

Comments are closed.