Ron Gottschalk, VP of Business Development and Aircraft Acquisition at New World Aviation, has over 35 years of experience in aviation which started when he acquired his private pilot license in Hays, Ks. in 1978.
He then attended Spartan School of Aeronautics in Tulsa, OK. to continue his education and love of flying, where he earned his commercial/instrument/multi engine and CFI/MEI certificates. Ron also holds several jet type ratings and has logged over 5,500 accident free hours during his career.
Prior to coming to New World Aviation, Ron has acquired over 15 years of experience in the Charter/Management side of aviation during his career at Raytheon Aircraft Charter and Management (RACM) as their General Manager/National Sales Manager, and Sentient Jet where he was the VP of Business Development.
Ron has held senior management positions at Cessna with Cessna Jet Marketing Division (CJMD), as well as Aviall at the Branch Manager level early in his career.
Ron additionally brings several years of aircraft sales experience to New World Aviation.