Mr. Rangitsch joined Castlelake in 2016 as part of the Aviation team. Mr. Rangitsch has 18 years of commercial aviation experience inclusive of aircraft maintenance and inspection management, Part 145 MRO Management, project management, and aircraft leasing at Northwest Airlines, later Delta Airlines and Timco Aviation Services. He also has four years of aircraft maintenance experience with the U.S. Navy. Prior to joining Castlelake, Mr. Rangitsch was a vice president with International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC, subsequently AerCap), where he was responsible for negotiating, delivering, returning, managing, overseeing aircraft transfers and aircraft recovery worldwide. Mr Rangitsch received his B.S. in professional aeronautics at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, He holds an FAA A&P certificate.