Charles Celli President


Charles “Charley” Celli serves as the President of Flightstar Aircraft Services. He oversees all aspects of the business, including serving as the company’s “Accountable Manager” for regulatory purposes.  Charley holds an A&P license and brings over 30 years of aerospace experience in Business and Commercial Aviation sectors in a variety of leadership roles in domestic and international markets.  Charley comes to us from Jet Edge, a leader in jet charter and aircraft management, where he served as the President and Chief Operating Officer.


In his position at Flightstar, Charley is responsible for the operational oversight and execution of the facility along with ensuring strategic alignment with MRO Holdings’ goals and objectives.

(904) 741-0300 ext.228

CECI PEREZ Director of Finance


Ceci Perez serves as the Finance Director at Flightstar. In her capacity, she supports the organization to meet financial objectives and oversees the organizational budget. Ceci joined the organization in 2017 from within the aviation industry where she spent more than a decade in varying roles ranging from Financial Analyst to Financial Project Manager. Among her most notable projects, Ceci oversaw the budget for more than 182 airports across Americas and Europe in addition to the budget for all On-Board Services and the Customer Call Centers.


Ceci received her undergraduate degree from the Smith School of Business in International Business and Logistics and has an MBA from ENAE University of Murcia, Spain.

(904) 741-0300 ext.567

Tracy Hall Director of Talent and Culture


Tracy Hall serves as the Director of Talent and Culture and is responsible for overseeing the people-driven strategies that enable Flightstar to recruit, train and retain a high-performing and motivated workforce. Tracy has more than 25 years of experience in training and people development coupled by her strength in process analysis, operations, and systems integrations. Tracy is a passionate people leader who is focused on human capital by growing talent and ensuring Team Flightstar gets the most out of their workplace experience and career path.

(904) 741.0300 ext. 514

Sam Jackson Vice President of Maintenance


Sam Jackson delivers over 25 years of aviation industry experience beginning with 5 years serving as a member of the U.S. Marine Corps. His career progression has driven him to various leadership positions ranging from Project Manager through his last role as Director of Maintenance with HAECO America’s. Sam provides a creative, high energy personality that consistently seeks sustainable solutions and looks to turn challenges into opportunities. In 2006, he received his B.S. degree in Professional Aeronautics from Embry Riddle in Daytona Beach, Florida.

(904) 741-0300 ext. 425

Joseph Ng Vice President of Safety and Quality


Joseph Ng has responsibility over Quality Assurance, Quality Control, NDT, and Regulatory Training.  Flightstar has committed to implementing Safety Management System in 2017, and this effort is led under Mr. Ng’s guidance. Prior to joining Flightstar, Mr. Ng was President of Ascent Aviation Services, a FAR 145 repair station in Tucson, Arizona. Mr. Ng began his career in the Singapore Airforce as an aircraft structures engineer, and then transitioned into commercial aviation with ST Aerospace. He held various management roles in engineering, quality, operations and general management in his 25 years with ST Aerospace in Singapore, UK and USA, with his last position being the President of Mobile Aerospace Engineering, a major FAR 145 repair station in Mobile, Alabama.

(904) 741-0300 ext. 598

Christopher Long Vice President of Operational Support


Chris Long has been in the transportation industry for the past 25 years. Chris previously held several positions at VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering, Inc. including Account Manager, Head of Marketing & Sales, and Head of Planning. Chris is responsible for the oversight of Flightstar’s operational support functions including Planning and Production Control, Supply Chain, and Facility Operations. Chris is a proud graduate of Auburn University and holds a bachelors' degree in Business Administration.

(904) 741-0300 ext.337

Charlie Boschung III Director of Quality

904.741.0300 ext. 230

Robert Tarpley Director of Continuous Improvement

904-741-0300 ext 264

Chris Dahlman Director of Production Control

904-741-0300 ext 425

Daniel Hasert Director of FACILITY OPERATIONS


Jose Gonzalez Director of Maintenance



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