About Us

About AMI - Your Worldwide TFE731 Experts

As worldwide TFE731 engine specialists, Aviation & Marketing International (AMI) is built on the principles of providing quality products and reliable service.

Our diversified product range continues to grow by following trends, improving our standard products, and listening to the customer.

Aviation & Marketing International was established in 1991 as a privately held Texas Corporation. AMI is engaged in the brokerage and sales of turbine engines, turbine engine parts, and aircraft. We also offer technical and consulting services.

Aviation & Marketing International's unique service and reputation of integrity has established our place in this industry, which allows us to make a distinctive and substantial impact for our clients.

Our Team of TFE731 Specialists

Dan Pradel, Sr.

Over 40 Years Experience in Aviation, Including Overhaul Administration, Consulting, Business Owner, Pilot and Aircraft Enthusiast.

Dan Pradel, Jr.

30+ Years Experience (Hangar, Engine Shop), ATP pilot with HS125 and EMB170/190 type ratings; Graduate Engineer-Texas A&M; MS – Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

Stephen P. Farrell Sr.
VP Technical Services

30 years in Aviation, U.S Air Force veteran, over two decades of overhaul/heavy engine shop experience; A&P tech to shop management.  Honeywell Global Customer Committee (GCC) past member and contributor.

Bleu Stalder
Director of Technical Services

A&P Mechanic with Inspection Authorization. 25+ years in corporate and general aviation. FAA licensed pilot.

Judy Bowen
Office Manager

Sales, Operational Support, and Customer Communications

Marty Pradel

Serves on the AMI advising board as secretary / treasurer; she draws upon her vast background in academics to assist in special program and business administration.

Amanda Farrell
Inventory Specialist

Manages AMI’s multi-million-dollar inventory as well as quoting, shipping and receiving. Certified Repairman for FAA 145 Repair Station.

Jonathan T. Pradel

Graduate of Sam Houston State University with a BBA in Finance. Financial management of AMI operations and assets. 10+ years aviation experience.

David Heath
Warehouse Administrator

Warehouse management, facilities maintenance, technician for FAA 145 Repair Station, field service and apprenticeship under A & P Technicians.