John Poindexter, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Member for FlightStar Capital Partners, has over 30 years of aviation, aircraft sales and airline experience. He has been dealing with high value aircraft sales, leasing structures, cross border finance and aircraft charters. John has extensive experience with turbine jet engine transaction completions.
He also has published aviation articles, written airline project business plans and raised $42,000,000 in capital for cross-border aircraft lease and financing, jet engine leasing, global aircraft remarketing, air carrier operations and aircraft maintenance.
John has management experience with both FAA Part 121 and 135 air carriers and DOT certification. He’s served as vice president and president of airline spares companies in Atlanta and Miami and is familiar with FAA, DNAC, JAA and ICAO rules.
In addition to his management, John also has experience as a commercial pilot. As a FAA-licensed pilot, he’s piloted a multi-engine aircraft, ferry aircraft and even a company aircraft.