Robert Molsbergen

ExcelAire soars to NJ and Caribbean, and stays put

By GREGORY ZELLER // It’s wheels-up at Ronkonkoma private jet firm ExcelAire, which has earned lucrative Cayman Islands approvals, added a high-flying VP and landed an expansion office at the country’s busiest aviation airport. The industrious Long Island MacArthur Airport-based boutique aircraft management and charter company has officially opened its third U.S. facility at northern New Jersey’s Teterboro Airport, which Aviation Week listed as the nation’s most-used aviation airport – catering to civilian operations ranging…


Molsbergen takes the stick at charter ace ExcelAire

ExcelAire has a new sky king. Former NetJets President Robert Molsbergen has been named president of the MacArthur Airport-based charter-jet manager, a subsidiary of worldwide aviation-services provider Hawthorne Global Aviation Services. Hawthorne President Bryon Burbage noted Molsbergen’s “deep private-jet aviation leadership experience,” not only heading NetJets – an Ohio-based Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary that brokers private-jet ownership deals – but in leading its executive jet management and global aircraft management divisions. “ExcelAire is well-positioned for our…