Trading. Leasing. Parts. Worldwide Since 2000.


Trading & Leasing

Innovative commercial aircraft asset managers

Global reach
Experienced team
Transactions at the speed of business

Engine Parts

Reliable and high-quality commercial jet engine parts and components

Certified parts supplier worldwide
Deep and extensive industry relationships
High-quality and timely paperwork and shipping
We go the extra mile, no matter the part or transaction size

The Company We Keep

Contrail Fast Fact #1

Contrail is a commercial aircraft trading, leasing and parts solutions provider focused on creative asset management strategies that maximize value.

Contrail Fast Fact #2

Established in 2000 by CEO Joe Kuhn as an engine material trading company primarily focused on used serviceable material from the JT8D and CFM56-3. Today, Contrail has since expanded into the most prevalent engine types powering the 737NG & A320 family.

Contrail Fast Fact #3

Headquartered in Verona, Wisconsin with a whole-asset trading office in Denver, Colorado and a satellite marketing presence in Shanghai, China.

Contrail Fast Fact #4

At our Verona, WI office, which is located two hours north of Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, we have a state-of-the-art 21,000 sqft. facility to warehouse our inventory.

Contrail Fast Fact #5

Completed over 176 aircraft and engine transactions since inception.

Contrail Fast Fact #6

Contrail is a wholly owned subsidiary of holding company Air T, Inc. (NASDAQ: AIRT), which is an industrious American holding company with a portfolio of powerful businesses, each of which is independent yet interrelated. Air T is industry agnostic in its search for opportunity.