Aviana Aviation is a U.S. based aircraft asset management and leasing company incorporated in the State of Nevada with headquarters and offices in Las Vegas, Nevada. Aviana Aviation focuses on acquiring and leasing small to medium size aircraft to regional airlines in the South Pacific. We also provide supplementary Flight Crews, Flight Crew training, and aircraft engineering support for the Regional airlines.
Key Management Team
Aviana Aviation is lead by an executive team with years of management experience in fortune 100 U.S. companies, plus years of experience in start-up and operational management of small and medium-size regional airlines in the US and the South Pacific.
Vice President of Maintenance & Engineering
Mr. Jeffrey Carstens serves as Vice President of Maintenance & Engineering for Aviana Aviation LLC.
As a seasoned entrepreneur, Carstens co-founded Aviation Ventures, Inc. (dba Vision Airlines and Vegas Jet) in Las Vegas, Nevada and was instrumental in growing the airline as Vice President and Director of Maintenance. Carstens continues to hold an ownership role with Vision Airlines, and provides aviation consultancy to an Asia-based hospitality and aircraft fleet owner. Prior to Aviation Ventures, Carstens was Director of Maintenance at Eagle Jet Charters. Carstens held various leadership roles in other aviation companies.
Carstens has extensive experience with Dornier 228, Dornier 328, Boeing 737 and Boeing 767 type aircraft.
With over 30 years of aviation experience, Carstens started his carrier in aviation with the US Air Force and holds an FAA Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) certificate. Carstens attended the University of Nevada at Las Vegas.
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