RONKONKOMA, NY--(February 18, 2019) - Continuing its fleet expansion, ExcelAire today announced the addition of a Gulfstream G280, which has established itself as the super-midsize class leader in performance and economy.  With seating for 10 passengers, a full galley, Gogo Wi-Fi as well as a robust in-flight entertainment system, the aircraft is an excellent addition to the ExcelAire fleet.  The aircraft comes with ExcelAire’s highly qualified flight crews who provide the highest levels of safety and service on every flight.

"Our fleet of private jets offers a luxurious option for your travel needs and the addition of the G280 provides our clients even more choices in how they travel with us," said Rob Sherry, President of ExcelAire.

With its 3,600 nautical mile range, the G280 is an ideal choice for any trips within North America. ExcelAire’s skilled ground crew and concierge staff handle all trip details with the highest levels of courtesy and professionalism. With a team of private jet travel professionals, ExcelAire exceeds even the highest expectations and ensures that each trip is executed flawlessly. 

About ExcelAire:

A Hawthorne Global Aviation Services company, ExcelAire is one of the nation's leading private jet charter firms, specializing in worldwide jet charters, aircraft management, maintenance and sales. The company maintains office and hangar space at Long Island MacArthur Airport (ISP), with aircraft based throughout the Northeast and Midwest. Further information about the entire ExcelAire fleet, including photos and individual aircraft specifications, is available at ExcelAire's website,, or by calling 800-773-9235. 

About Hawthorne Global Aviation Services:

Hawthorne Global Aviation Services is a premier provider of general aviation services, with a rich history in the industry dating back to 1932. Hawthorne operates six premier Fixed Based Operators (FBOs), including Long Island MacArthur Airport in Islip, NY (KISP), Cobb County International Airport in Atlanta, GA (KRYY), Chicago Executive Airport in Chicago, IL (KPWK), Chippewa Valley Regional Airport in Eau Claire, WI (KEAU), Tuscaloosa Regional Airport in Tuscaloosa, AL (KTCL) and Sioux Gateway Airport in Sioux City, IA (KSUX). Its Long Island MacArthur Airport location in Islip, NY (KISP) offers private jet charter, maintenance, and avionics installations; the Chippewa Valley Regional Airport in Eau Claire, WI (KEAU) FBO offers private jet charter and maintenance; and the Tuscaloosa Regional Airport FBO in Tuscaloosa, AL (KTCL) offers private jet maintenance. For more information on Hawthorne Global Aviation Services, please visit