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Wolfgang Schmid & David Masson
Oct 08, 2012 - Wolfgang Schmid of EADS EFW and David Masson  of Avion Capital Partners share a light moment at the Freighters World Conference 2012 held at the Jumeirah Frankfurt Hotel in Frankfurt Germany September 16-18, 2012.

When attending an event held during the conference, they wanted to show an authentic Germanic spirit so wore matching Lederhosen to the delight of all in attendance (you know who you are). 

Both gentleman are respected in the commercial jet trading industry as evidenced by their impressive biographies you can view below but I ask you in all seriousness…who has the better looking legs?

Wolfgang A. Schmid

Wolfgang Schmid is Vice President Sales, Marketing & Customer Support at EADS Elbe Flugzeugwerke GmbH (EFW), Dresden, Germany. EFW is a business unit of EADS and appointed Center of Excellence for Airbus Freighter Conversions.  This includes the Airbus A300/A310 Freighter Conversion Program as well as all other Airbus upgrade and reconfiguration programs and maintenance. Next envisaged programs are A320 and A330 modifications. 

Mr. Schmid holds a university degree of Law (J.D.) and is admitted as an attorney to the German bars since 1990.

Some of his major successes are the sales and contracts to launch the programs for the conversions of the A310-300 and A300-600 General Market freighters. 

David Masson

Graduated from Florida Institute of Technology in 1993 with a BSC in Business Administration – Marketing. Being brought up in the industry his real Aviation Career started in 1994 when he joined Air Atlanta Icelandic as an Supervisor Ground Operations.

From 1994-1998 David held various positions such as; Station Manager Saudi Arabia, Madrid, New York, Manchester, Project Manager for the B747 worldwide until relocating to Iceland as Manager Ground Operation position which he held until 2001 when he resumed the responsibilities of VP Sales and Marketing. David founded Avion Capital Partners in late 2009.

TEAM.Aero Registered Members can find contact information for Wolfgang Schmid and David Masson by clicking on their names. 

Source: TEAM.Aero

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