Who We Are

Melbourne Jet Fighter is part of Shortstop Jet Charter, a long-established business aircraft management and jet charter company, based at Essendon Airport, Melbourne.

About Shortstop

Shortstop have been operating business jets continuously for more than thirty years, longer than any other similar company in Australia.

They’ve also been active in flying, training pilots in, and displaying ex-military aircraft for many years, including jet and piston engine types.

They regularly conduct Interactive Flight Displays at the RAAF Museum at Point Cook, and their Managing Director is a Foundation Member of the Australian Warbird Association Limited. (AWAL)

We operate from their base at Essendon Airport; they are responsible for all aspects of our operations, including providing flight crew, the required regulatory structure and  approvals, maintenance, training, and ground support.

Our flight crew for these flights are experienced professional pilots, holders of the highest possible aviation credentials, (Air Transport Pilot Licences) and subject to six-monthly competency checks.

We have a dedicated engineer for our aircraft, and highly trained support staff, including ground crew and associated personnel.

Our aim is to offer the most complete, immersive experience possible, faithful to the most exacting demands of this area of aviation.

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Brenton Skinn

Our Crew

Our flight crew are experienced professional pilots, holders of the highest possible aviation credentials, (Air Transport Pilot Licences) and subject to six-monthly competency checks.

We have a dedicated engineer for our aircraft, and highly trained support staff, including ground crew and associated personnel.

We offer the most complete, immersive experience possible, faithful to the most exacting demands of this area of aviation.

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Peter Stratmann