Managing Member and Co-Founder of GrandView Aviation
Mr. Edwards has over four decades of experience in the aviation industry as a pilot, salesman, chief pilot, manager, partner, and owner. Currently, Jerry is Co-Founder and Managing Member of, GrandView Aviation, LLC, IBW Air Services, LLC, and IBW Capital, LLC, as well as President of Austin Jet International, Inc., and Austin Jet Aircraft Sales, Inc. Prior experience includes: Sales Manager/Pilot, Austin Jet; Manager/Chief Pilot of a Flight Department for a Private Company; Manager/Chief Pilot of an Aircraft Charter Operation in Alaska; and Pilot – US Army, CW2 Warranty Officer, Vietnam Tour. Jerry has completed over 700 aircraft transactions in over 39 countries resulting in nearly $1B in sales. Jerry is a commercially rated Airplane Single Land & Sea, Multiengine Land, Rotorcraft-Helicopter, Instrument Airplane, and Helicopter pilot with over 40 years and more than 10,000 hours flight time in nearly 50 models of Helicopters and Airplanes. Jerry attended Eastern Washington University and University of Washington. He completed US Army Flight School and Officer Training.