Sheltair, one of the nation’s leading aviation services companies, announced Craig Foster as its new General Manager for their full service FBO and hangar complex at Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport(KBJC). Mr. Foster will be responsible for Sheltair’s first corporate presence west of the Mississippi, underscoring the company’s strategic decision to meet the needs of a growing and dynamic general aviation community in that part of the country.
“Sheltair is highly regarded in the East and I’m honored and excited to be a part of extending Sheltair’s reputation for service into the Western United States,” said Foster. “The Denver area is growing rapidly and Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport is a great location for us to launch our commitment to this market.”
Foster joins the Sheltair team with more than twenty years of FBO management experience, playing crucial roles in FBO startups, negotiating airport leases, new facility development, and charter and maintenance operations.
He began his career with a start up FBO at John Wayne Airport in Orange County, CA (KSNA) before moving to a management position. After it was acquired in 2005, Foster was named Regional Director overseeing Orange County and Palms Springs FBOs for Atlantic Aviation. Prior to joining Sheltair Aviation, he was the President of Jet Source (KCRQ).
Foster holds his private pilot’s license along with an instrument rating. He also served as the recent past President of the Southern California Aviation Association. Foster holds a B.A. in Business Administration from Walla Walla University in Washington State. He currently resides in Denver, CO.
Sheltair, a privately-owned aviation development company, operates award winning FBOs and manages almost four million square feet of aviation related properties throughout Florida, Georgia, New York and Colorado. Sheltair services include fueling, VIP handling, ground handling, crew and passenger amenities, hangar and office leasing, and turnkey design and build of aviation properties. Sheltair is currently engaged in a series of new hangar construction projects designed to meet the 21st-Century demands of business aviation and the new generation of aircraft. For more information about our FBOs and development projects, visit www.sheltairaviation.com.