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Jack has spent his entire career in the aviation, electrical, and lighting industries with more than 20 years

in the airport visual aids industry. He has served as the western region sales manager for Crouse-Hinds Airport Lighting, was a founding director of Flight Light Inc. and the founder of Advanced Airport Equipment.

He holds a BS degree from the University of Memphis with special engineering studies at the UT Memphis Extension. Jack served 5 years in the USAF and completed numerous technical and management courses while a member of the GE management team. He speaks Spanish and has managed projects overseas

form Spain to Saudi Arabia.

James Hart

Chief Marketing Officer & Co-Owner

James has over 20 years of international experience in the telecom, software and technology sectors

with some of the leading technology companies in a range of senior management roles.

He holds an MA in International Marketing from Brunel University and a BA (Hons) Business Studies

(First Class) from Birmingham City University. James is also a bi-lingual Spanish speaker and founding Mentor at ‘The Marketing Academy.’ 

Jack Hart

President & Co-Owner

Management Team

We are driven by a simple belief. Customers deserve quality affordable airport, helipad and obstruction lighting solutions – Right Now. This means the right product, at the right place, at the right time!

​Our vision is to evolve our company into the preferred airport lighting supplier by 2017.

We will achieve this Vision by fulfilling the runway, helipad and obstruction lighting requirements of airfield owners, contractors and electrical wholesalers; with products that are simply more affordable, better supported and that meet your time critical needs.

In dealing with Advanced Airport Equipment, you will find that we Aim High to provide excellent customer service and we Fly Low

to ensure that we provide comprehensive details and application assistance for the products that we offer.  Customer Excellence

is in our blood and we strive to make every customer interaction an enjoyable experience.

James Hart

Chief Marketing Officer & Co-Owner

Welcome to Advanced Airport Equipment!

About Us

Julia Gomes de Mattos


Erika Guevara

Customer Service Leader

Erika is fluent in English and Spanish, Originally from Lima, Peru. Raised and educated in Miami, FL, attended Miami Dade Community College (Miami, FL) and Edison State College (Fort Myers FL). She has

a strong background in the construction industry and has worked as Administrative Assistant for a Flooring Company for more than 8 years she also worked in Administration and Customer Service for a major South Florida construction company.

Hours: 8:00am - 6:00pm EST

Julia is our people and public relations leader. She is fluent in Portuguese, Spanish, and French. Her language and people skills are key to our success in the American market from the most northern part

of Canada to the most southern part of Chile and Argentina.

She holds a BA degree from San Francisco State University and a teaching certificate for the University of California at Berkley. Her experience includes training for Customer Service and airport visual aids project management.