Javier Ferrea

Javier Ferrea

Javier D. Ferrea

Javier, fluent in both Spanish and English, brings with him an extensive background of professional experience. Hailing from Buenos Aires, Argentina, Ferrea moved to the United States with his family in 1978. Besides holding an Airline Transport Pilot license with multiple aircraft Type Ratings, and being Flight Safety, Bombardier, and Simuflite trained, he has more than 6,900 hours of domestic and international flight experience in a variety of sophisticated aircraft.

As President and Chief Executive Officer of Zero Eight Papa Aviation Services, Ferrea is an active member of the Latin American aviation community, simultaneously managing aircraft and flight departments in multiple countries in South America.

Ferrea is in the forefront of his profession, keeping current on international aviation laws and governing agencies such as the FAA, JAA, CAA, and DAC. A current NBAA “Pilot Safety Award” recipient, Ferrea is also an active participant in the FAA “Wings Program”, adding efficiency and safety to Fortune 500 corporations’ flight operations.

Ferrea is dedicated to keeping Zero Eight Papa Aviation at the top of the information and technology age, thereby attending numerous international and domestic aviation seminars, tradeshows, and events throughout the year. This year Ferrea can be seen at expositions such as: NBAA, EBACE, LABACE, CBAA, ALA, RAA, and AOPA EXPO.

Ferrea is a contributing author to industry publications such as Professional Pilot.
 A distinguished business leader in his community, Ferrea is also involved in the rotable parts business. He is an active participant at FERREA RACING COMPONENTS, which has been supplying Formula 1, NASCAR, IRL, CART, NHRA, Offshore Marine, and OEM’s with engine components for over 25 years. Javier Ferrea and Zero Eight Papa Aviation Services also head up donation efforts each year for UNICEF, to contribute to the much need aid for our children of the world.

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Books by Javier D Ferrea

Javier D Ferrara, The Gift of Travel, Book Cover

The Gift of Travel

Javier D. Ferrea, a Fort Lauderdale pilot and photographer, published The Gift of Travel a compilation of his photo collection amassed over the years of circling the globe for business and pleasure. More about the Gift of Travel…