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AVIAN Inventory Management Partners with Azorra to Acquire 2x Embraer ERJ-170s from Lessor

Orlando-based Aircraft Parts Distribution and Capital Solutions Platform to Part-out Aircraft, Expanding Embraer Offerings at 72,000 sq ft Distribution Hub

December 4th, 2023 - Orlando, Florida


AVIAN Inventory Management (“AIM”), a division of AVIAN Component Solutions (“ACS”), a customized inventory capital solutions provider and financier to the aviation industry,

announced that AVIAN Inventory Management has closed on the acquisition of two Embraer ERJ 170-100 LRs from global lessor Azorra.

Ian Gurekian, Founder & CEO, AVIAN Component Solutions remarked, “Today we mark another milestone for Avian: the acquisition of commercial aircraft specifically for part-out

enhancing our inventory offerings to our Embraer commercial and business fleet customers, as well as the beginning of a strong partnership with world-class lessor Azorra.”


Ron Baur, President, Azorra, says, “We’re extremely pleased to complete this initial transaction with AVIAN Inventory Management. Ian and his team have been great to work with and given their focus on Embraer products, we see great synergy with our Azorra fleet.”

Both aircraft are currently being dismantled in Arizona and the certified inventory will soon become available through AVIAN and its Sales Channel Partners.


About the AVIAN Inventory Management Orlando, FL Distribution Hub:

  • Opened in October, 2021; facility designed to spec 

  • ASA 100 Accredited; AS9120 Certified

  • Meets FAA AC-00-56B requirements

  • Operates to FAA standards

  • 72,000 sq.ft. Class A facility with a 12,000 sq.ft. climate-controlled storage room 

  • 70,000 PNs/ 200,000+ line items/more than 1.7M parts received

  • AvSight integrated IMS

  • Use of on-site sales channel partners (“SCPs”) to sell parts to customers


About AVIAN Inventory Management

Designed to promote accessibility and speed to market, Avian’s focused distribution center in Orlando, Florida delivers unparalleled product availability to all aircraft operators and maintenance and repair stations around the world, providing a one-stop, same-day, go-to access point through its multiple Sales Channel Partners.



Mark Tender

Director Marketing & Communications



Azorra is a relationship-driven aircraft lessor that provides leasing, financing, fleet transition and asset management solutions to aircraft investors, financiers and airline operators worldwide. Azorra’s multi-cultural team reflects the global markets that we serve and includes core competencies in aviation law, aircraft finance, maintenance, marketing, sales and leasing. Our team is led by seasoned veterans having a shared history of success and is complemented with young professionals that bring fresh perspective, ideas and enthusiasm. Azorra currently owns and manages a fleet of 83 aircraft on lease to 24 operators in 18 countries on 5 continents around the world, with total commitments of more than 140 aircraft including orders for new Airbus A220-100/300 aircraft and Embraer E190/195-E2 aircraft. The company is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and has

offices in Dublin, Toulouse and Seattle.

For additional information, please visit us at or on LinkedIn.



Rosie Moon

8020 Communications

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