- Peter Maestrales career in aviation
- When Peter founded Airstream Jets
Born in Boca Raton, CEO Peter Maestrales started flying lessons at the age of 10, spending alot of his free time at airports in southern Florida as a child. Peter and his family have been active members of the aviation community for over 40 years. In 2001, Peter began working in scheduling and dispatch for Commercial Aviation Enterprises, Inc. (CAE), a South Florida based corporate jet operator specializing in Aircraft Management, 24hr Charter Services, Air Cargo, and Air-Ambulance missions. During the next four years he handled charter sales, operations scheduling, flight coordinating, and aircrew planning. in 2008, Pete made a serious step towards a Business Aviation career when he founded Airstream Jets, Inc at Boca Raton Airport (KBCT). Tapping into his unique perspective, Peter has developed a simple strategy focused on two core Business Aviation services to help customers select the most efficient and cost-effective method to travel: On-Demand Private Air Charter & Professional Aircraft Management.
Peter is also a member of the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and also works as an independent Business Aviation Consultant for hedge funds and other leading financial institutions in the United States. Peter is also a former Olympian and professional athlete. He participated in the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece.