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Chapman Freeborn Germany strengthens passenger air charter team with new appointment

Chapman Freeborn has further strengthened its team in Germany with the appointment of a new highly-qualified passenger air charter specialist.

The company has recruited Laurenz Pütz to its Cologne office, with responsibility for further expanding the firm’s charter activity and local aviation market expertise.

Pütz brings with him a wealth of experience, having worked in a variety of senior passenger aviation roles for over 15 years – most recently as head of commercial jets at a smaller Frankfurt-based charter company.

His previous experience also includes a two year spell in operations with Chapman Freeborn from 2004 to 2006.

Pütz brings sales management skills to the new role, as well as an ability to professionally manage charter contracts from private jets and helicopters up to wide-body airliners.

Bettina Kaufmann, General Manager of Chapman Freeborn Germany, said:

“As a highly-experienced charter aviation professional, we are delighted to have Laurenz Pütz on board. Working together with our experienced team he will focus on expanding both our executive and group charter flight services.”

About Chapman Freeborn

Established in 1973, Chapman Freeborn is the world’s leading aircraft charter specialist – providing commercial airliners, private jets and helicopters for passenger travel, as well as cargo charter and OBC services.

The company arranges over 6,000 charters a year and has over 30 offices worldwide – offering unrivalled global coverage. Each Chapman Freeborn office has a team of multilingual charter experts who are contactable 24/7/365 and dedicated to providing clients with the perfect aircraft solutions for their requirements.

Chapman Freeborn’s specialist passenger division works with travel agencies, MICE travel organisers and multinational corporations, as well as providing VIP charter services for executives and high net worth individuals.

In the cargo market Chapman Freeborn was voted Air Cargo Charter Broker of the Year at the World Air Cargo Awards for six consecutive years. Air Cargo News also named Chapman Freeborn as its Cargo Charter Broker of the Year 2013.

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