Trustee, Aviation Operations Director
Steve Giordano is the Managing Director and Co-Founder of Jet Test and Transport and 30 West Inc; two Aviation business specializing in flight ops and aircraft trading. Giordano, a former airline pilot with Allegiant Air, holds an Airline Transport Pilot certificate with Command ratings on the B737, B757, B767, B777, A320, A330, A340, DC-9, DHC-8, and CE500. With over 16,000 hours of flight time, Giordano's experience is in both domestic and global flight operations. Giordano is responsible for coordinating all in-house and 3rd party flight operations on behalf of HLP. He also tries to fly as many ops as possible personally, and can be found operating the Citation 550 and his '69 Aerostar 600. Giordano also has coordinated heavy lift operations with his business contacts, customers, and vendors related to his for-profit business ventures. Giordano attended Arizona State University, ERAU, and served in the US Marine Corps Reserve. Steve resides in New Jersey with his wife, 4 boys, and 2 dogs.