ch-aviation is managed by a team of passionate aviation professionals from Switzerland, Germany and Austria.
Since 1998 www.ch-aviation.ch offers a wide range of tools and search options targeted at aviation industry professionals to get access to the most extensive and up to date airline knowledge base in the world.
It provides comprehensive weekly news updates covering global airline industry developments with a focus on strategic network and fleet developments, airline start-ups and bankruptcies as well as mergers, acquisitions and strategic partnerships. Weekly Airline Route Network Update systematically track network changes of over 700 airlines worldwide.
ch-aviation also tracks more than 37.500 individual aircraft, in excess of 5.500 airports and airlines with access to worldwide airline schedules and route networks.
ch-aviation’s founder and managing director Thomas Jaeger lives in Chur, Switzerland and Bangkok, Thailand. He is an expert in airline sales and distribution processes.
His main personal interests in civil aviation are registration spotting as well as fleet/network planning analysis.
At ch-aviation, he is responsible for airline news as well as Antonov, Boeing, Ilyushin, Sukhoi and Tupolev fleet lists.
Martial Saugy lives in Beringen, Switzerland and has broad aviation insurance underwriting experience.
At ch-aviation, he is responsible for quality assurance, Airbus, ATR, AVIC, Embraer, Lockheed and McDonnell Douglas fleet lists.
Philipp Soehngen lives in Frankfurt, Germany and is airline operations expert with experience in flight safety, quality management, crew management and operations control.
At ch-aviation, he is responsible for our engine shop and new aircraft types being constantly added to our database.
Max Oldorf lives in Vienna, Austria and has a broad airline marketing, network development, charter sales and finance background.
Astonished about the poor margins in the aviation industry he is always looking for new airline business models which could prove him wrong in his opinion that there is no money to be made with airlines.
At ch-aviation, he is responsible for finance, sales and marketing as well as BAe, Bombardier, Dornier, Fokker and Saab fleet lists.
We hope that you enjoy our work and hope that you stay tuned to ch-aviation!
It would be impossible to deliver ch-aviation without the help of our close partners, correspondents and friends. The companies, publications and people below have gone beyond the ordinary over the last couple of months and years and deserve a special THANK YOU from the ch-aviation team:
Airline Weekly, Alex Winstone, Alexis Antonakis, Carlos Abella, Carlos Risso-Dominguez, Dan McClendon, Daniel Erler, Endue Technologies, Frans van Zelm, Hans Hettema, Holger Ludwig, Innovata, Jetstream, Juan Carlos Rodriguez, Juanda Ismail, Keith Walshaw, Klemen Kaltnekar, Manfred Saitz, Marco Finelli, Natalie Brueggemann, Paul Bruno Paetzold, Peter Mackenzie, Roger Hohl, Sascha Stewen, Shahram Sharifi, Simon Bachofen, Simulogics (Martin Simons and Sascha Kunert), Skyliner Aviation (Chris Witt), Tobias Scherbaum, Tobias Viererbe, Umair Khalid and Yurii Fenyuk.