Elite Air Center founder to retire after 40 years

Elite Air Center has announced founder, Dale Cox, a Beechcraft airplane broker, will retire after 40 years of buying, selling and refurbishing, the company said.

Since 1981, Dale Cox, has been the steady hand at the helm of Elite Air Center, the company he founded. Dale is preparing to pass the torch to Todd Peterson, aircraft enthusiast and co-owner of Elite Air. When Dale retires, Todd will take the company reins, with Dale moving to an advisory role.

Elite Air Center offers services in avionics, interiors and top-flight custom paint jobs.