October 17, 2018, Orlando, Florida – Quest Aircraft Company announced today the appointment of Avemex as the authorized sales representative for Mexico, a move that demonstrates the Kodiak manufacturer’s commitment to growth in Latin America. Avemex is based out the Licenciado Adolfo López Mateos International Airport in Toluca, Mexico.
John Hunt, Quest Aircraft Vice President of Sales for the Americas, noted, “We’re proud to introduce Avemex as the newest addition to the Quest family. The combination of their experience, integrity and obvious enthusiasm for customer service is a perfect fit, and we’re confident that they will represent us well throughout all of Mexico.”
Agustin Lanzagorta Carrera, CEO of Avemex, added, “We’re honored to be appointed as a sales representative for Quest Aircraft. The Kodiak 100 has such a unique versatility, and benefits strongly from a modern design that truly sets its safety and reliability apart. We’re excited to introduce it to our market, and to begin working side-by-side with Quest to ensure complete customer satisfaction.”
Quest Aircraft has been continually expanding their presence in Latin America through strategic sales and service partner selections, as well as certification programs. To date, the Kodiak is certified in Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama and Venezuela.
About the Quest Kodiak
The 10-seat Quest Kodiak 100 combines superior STOL performance and high useful load. It offers proven turbine reliability with the Pratt & Whitney PT6 turbine engine and has the ability to land and take off from unimproved surfaces. The Kodiak can take off in under 1,000 feet at full gross takeoff weight of 7,255 lbs and climb at over 1,300 feet per minute. Originally designed to be the ultimate humanitarian workhouse, the unique combination of robust construction and remarkable payload capability has resulted in many additional applications for the Kodiak, including float (amphibious and straight) operations, special missions, medevac, skydive and more. The owner-flown segment continues to gain momentum as well, particularly in the North American marketplace.
About Quest Aircraft Company
Quest Aircraft Company is dedicated to providing access to more people and more places by building the most rugged, reliable, turbine STOL aircraft in the business. For the past decade, the 10-seat Kodiak 100 has proven its versatility in a wide range of public, private, business and humanitarian applications. Today, the Kodiak 100 Series II continues that versatility while also boasting best-in-class safety and technology. Quest Aircraft continues to cultivate a global dealer and support network, providing customers assurance that their missions will be accomplished. The Kodiak is proudly built in Sandpoint Idaho, with a fleet of over 250 aircraft certified in over 55 countries around the globe. For additional information on Quest and the Kodiak, please visit questaircraft.com.