Nextant Aerospace Names Marshall Aerospace and Defense Group as Factory Approved Service Center

  • Nextant to Leverage Marshall’s Extensive Maintenance Expertise in Support of All Product Offerings in the UK and Surrounding Region
  • UK and Western Europe Remain Strong Markets for Nextant Value Proposition
  • Marshall’s Past Experience and Competency with Aircraft Remanufacturing Uniquely Position them to Serve Nextant Clients

Geneva, Switzerland – May 24, 2016 – Nextant Aerospace, which makes the 400XTi – the world’s only remanufactured business jet, named Marshall Aerospace and Defense Group as the exclusive Authorized Service Center for the UK.

“We are excited about the announcement regarding the partnership with Marshall,” stated Jay Heublein, Executive Vice President for Nextant Aerospace. “While Nextant is the pioneer of the remanufacturing process in business aviation, it is extremely common and successful practice in the defense world. Marshall has an exceptional reputation and history. Given their unique understanding of the remanufacturing process, combined with their long-term success as an MRO in the business aviation market, we are qualified to help grow our brand for years to come” stated Mr. Heublein.

“We are delighted to be chosen to add our expertise and assist Nextant Aerospace in delivering excellent customer support across the region. Our extensive capabilities in maintenance and design will allow us to assist Nextant Aerospace and their value customers,” stated David Doherty, Head of Business of Development for Marshall Aviation Services.

About Nextant Aerospace

Nextant’s pioneering process for remanufacturing business jets is now recognized as an established technical and commercial success worldwide with significant sales in every major operator category and class-leading levels of comfort, performance and reliability – all at a purchase price half that of comparable aircraft. The revolutionary 400XTi light jet features Williams FJ44-3AP engines and the Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21™ integrated flight deck. The same winning combination will soon be available in the Nextant G90XT turboprop powered by next-generation GE H75-100 engines and introducing an enhanced Garmin G1000 integrated flight deck.

Founded in 2007, Nextant is a Directional Aviation company based in Cleveland, Ohio. For more information, visit, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @nextantaero or join us on LinkedIn.

Editors Notes:

Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group ( specialises in the conversion and modification of military, civil and business aircraft; defence vehicle engineering and shelter manufacture. Its capabilities include engineering design, manufacture and test, systems integration, maintenance and product support, and the provision of personnel, training and advice. The company is valued for its integrity, performance and customer focus which has been demonstrated through its innovative solutions and ability to deliver on-time and to-cost. Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is part of the Marshall Group of Companies which employs over 5,100 people with a turnover in excess of £1.6 bn.

Marshall Aviation Services ( is responsible for all of Marshall ADG’s business and commercial aviation activities. Across its Broughton, Cambridge and Birmingham locations it offers solutions including: maintenance, modification, refurbishment and conversion of business aircraft including Hawker, King Air and Cessna Citation aircraft amongst others. The company also provides aircraft management and charter through FlairJet; aircraft sales, including Western European sales distributorship of the distinctive new HondaJet; hangarage at Birmingham and Cambridge Airport, aircraft brokerage and complementary services tailored to the requirements of business aircraft owners and operators.

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