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AIR CARGO A Flying Western Fixture > C U T T E R AV I AT I O N CUTTER HAS SERVED SOUTHWESTERN CLIENTS FOR 85 YEARS, THANKS TO ITS LONGTERM EMPLOYEE BASE. BY C H R I S P E T E R S E N Cutter Aviation has been serving customers for 85 years. President William Cutter says one of the company’s biggest sources of pride is the fact that it has served multiple generations of the same families, which speaks to its consistently high level of quality service over its // Cutter Aviation is a fixed-base operator serving long history. As Cutter Aviation wraps up corporate customers, and it is one of the most successful aircraft dealers in the Southwest. its 85th anniversary celebrations at this year’s National Business Aircraft Association meeting in Las Vegas, the company Piper, HondaJet, Quest and Socata as well ing points, but it’s far from the only ad- looks back on its more than eight decades as pre-owned airplanes. Cutter Aviation vantage that makes Cutter Aviation a of success and prepares for continued ac- also operates a sales office in Carlsbad, leader in Aviation. He says the network of complishments in the future. Calif., and a sales and service location in airports it operates from, the quality of San Antonio, Texas. its employees and its service and avionics The company was founded in 1928 by William P. Cutter to serve the Southwest with aviation service that linked many of Cutter says the company’s long history capabilities all play important roles in its has been one of its most important sell- sustained success. relatively isolated region. Today, Cutter -----------------------------------------------[ P R O F I L E ] Long-Term Relationships Aviation is a fixed-base operator (FBO) Cutter Aviation Cutter Aviation’s long history and the long- that serves corporate customers with re- standing relationships it has with many of gional flights from seven airports in Cali- 2012 revenue: $100 million its customers are clear indicators of the fornia, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado Headquarters: Phoenix company’s health, but Cutter says they and Texas. The company also is one of the Employees: 300 wouldn’t be possible without the people most successful dealers of aircraft in the Specialty: Regional corporate aviation behind the company. “I believe our history Southwest, representing airplanes from -------------------------------------------------------------- has a lot to do with our success; however, at the ranches and towns that dotted the still 80 TLIMAGAZINE.COM FALL 2013 http://www.TLIMAGAZINE.COM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Transportation & Logistics International - Fall 2013

Transportation & Logistics International - Fall 2013
Panama Canal
Distribution Centers
Fleet Efficiency
GE Transportation
Lake State Railway Corp.
LT Enterprises
Boasso America
Dee King Trucking
Heritage Environmental
Flower Transfer Logistics
Ironhorse Resources
Jim Palmer Trucking
Polaris Transport
Tennant Truck Lines
Ace International Holdings Ltd.
Webtech Wireless Inc.
Downtime Fleet Management Services
Motiv Power Systems
Waste Management
Zoresco Equipment Co.
Bowhead Transport Co. LLC
Harbour Link Container Services Inc.
Harley Marine Services
Air Transat Cargo
Cutter Aviation
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
All Pro Freight Systems Inc.
Legacy Transportation Services
Last Look

Transportation & Logistics International - Fall 2013