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Cedar Hill, TX, June 8, 2017– Dallas Aeronautical Services (DAS), announces Eliezer (Eli) da Silva as their new Vice President of Sales & Marketing.

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Eli began his career at DAS in May of 2009 assisting the company with planning their future expansion into the Brazilian, Central and South American markets. He holds a Jurisprudence Doctorates degree from Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo, Brazil.

“Eli is a dynamic businessman with personal and professional ties to our clients. He has leadership and management experience with over eight years of hands-on experience at DAS,” said Don Snodgrass, President of DAS. “We are confident that he will continue to be a driving force for our company in the years to come,” Snodgrass continued.

In his role as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for DAS, da Silva will be responsible for managing and further expanding the company’s sales efforts and capabilities in business, general and commercial aviation. His duties will include implementing a strong customer commitment base to DAS clients and increasing the company’s market reach, sales, and maintaining the image as one of the foremost component repair stations in the world.

Dallas Aeronautical Services (DAS) is an FAA Part 145 Repair Station that provides support for corporate aircraft operators through the overhaul and repair of composites, structures and assemblies. Specializing in thrust reversers, control surfaces, engine cowls, pylon and floor panels, as well as radome repair and testing, DAS provides support for Bombardier Learjet and Challenger, Gulfstream, Piaggio, Embraer, Boeing, Hawker Beechcraft and Beechjet components. In addition, DAS has cultivated a diverse list of active partnerships within the aviation industry, including leading OEMs. Conveniently located just south of Dallas Love Field airport, DAS can support aggressive turn times while maintaining the highest quality and providing competitive prices. To learn more visit or call 972-723-3164.

Dallas Aeronautical Services, (DAS) is a wholly owned subsidiary of West Star Aviation LLC, operating under the DAS unique brand while offering West Star Aviation customers their products and capabilities. For more information visit or call 800-922-2421.