From 1958 to 1962 East Air operated a charter airline based in Germany that provided passenger and cargo services throughout Europe, North America and Africa with its four Douglas DC-4 aircraft. During this period, East Air observed first-hand the many difficulties and inefficiencies that existed in the aerospace supply chain.
Our history as an operating airline has made us aware of the importance of delivering on time and anticipating our customers’ changing needs. To this day, we remain mindful of our experiences as an airline as we continuously strive to provide innovative and cost effective solutions to our customers. At East Air, we treat our customer requirements with the same sense of urgency as if they were our own.
Our headquarters is located in Hackensack, NJ, with operating companies in Europe and Asia.
East Air’s Customer Base Spans The Aviation Industry:
- Scheduled, Charter, Regional Airlines
- Air Forces & Governments
- Airframe & Engine Manufacturers
- Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM’s) & Sub-Vendors
- Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul Companies (MRO’s)
- Aftermarket Suppliers
- Financial Institutions
- Leasing Companies
- The Investment Community
69 years ago East Air was founded on the traditional values of providing quality service and innovative solutions to the aviation industry. We have evolved into a world leader in aircraft spare parts support, global logistics and distribution. We specialize in the sale, lease, exchange and repair of commercial and defense related aircraft components. We invite you to join our family of satisfied customers.
Total Component Support
We own and maintain the most comprehensive inventory of next generation Airbus and Boeing components in North America. Let East Air’s position as a best-in-class supply chain partner enhance your company’s performance.
East Air supplies aviation equipment through sale, lease and exchange programs.
We specialize in:
- major component exchange, lease and repair management programs for new generation aircraft
- creative financing solutions for component provisioning programs including lease-purchase and sale-leaseback transactions
- rotable component exchange pooling arrangements, branch store, repair & warranty administration, and total component support solutions for airline and MRO customers
- providing flexible and affordable alternatives to assist our airline customers obtain the required equipment
- inventory consignments and component branch store management services
As the supply and demand for aviation equipment constantly changes on a global basis, East Air searches for opportunities where inefficiencies occur in the aftermarket. We complete transactions within this market which allow us to supply equipment at the right price for our customers.
Through our relationships with our various aviation partners and our strong international network of industry contacts, East Air is prepared to assist with any aviation related asset acquisition or distribution need.
East Air is a global leader in the field of major component support. Our knowledge and experience in managing rotable assets and global supply chain logistics allows us to support a wide variety of airline and MRO customers around the world. Our extensive inventory of certified components for new generation aircraft allows us to reduce your costs and turn around times. Let us custom tailor a branch store or component exchange pool solution for your company.
Expertise in Engine Fleet Management
East Air is also a leader in the field of engine fleet management. Our knowledge and experience with Pratt & Whitney and General Electric product groups allows us to serve a wide variety of customers throughout the world. Our experienced technical staff has more than thirty years of engine management experience. Our extensive component inventory allows us to pass on the reduced cost to you while ensuring a highest quality product. Allow us to tailor an engine management program for you and experience the ease and cost savings that make our customers so loyal.
Equipment Sourcing and Remarketing Services
East Air has assisted Airline, Military, and OEM customers in sourcing required equipment and the disposal of surplus assets. Our staff’s experience has included equipment such as commercial and corporate jet aircraft, turbine engines and military engine components.
Through our developing relationships with our e-Commerce partners and our strong international network of industry contacts, East Air is prepared to assist with any aviation related asset acquisition or disposal.