Thomas Sternfield

near Greenwich, CT... will relocate

Primary: Corporate Pilot
Secondary: Chief Pilot or Management Pilot
Total Time: 14,008
Multi Engine Land: 12,394
Additional locations: 06831 Greenwich

About Me

I am an experienced international G-550/G-450 Captain with over 200 Atlantic crossings and 100 Pacific crossings. I have flown Gulfstream aircraft (G-III, G-IV, G-V, G-550 and G-450) based in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the U.S. and Asia and have operated these aircraft in every continent of the world. Over 60% of my experience is outside the continental U.S. I have an MBA from UCLA and I am a former US Navy SEAL.


I am a current Part 135 pilot in command in the G-550 and G-450. My last recurrent training was completed at Simulflite in December 2016.

Additional Skills

Former U. S. Navy Frogman: Petty Officer First Class, UDT ELEVEN, (SEAL Team THREE) Primary duties involved the demolition of explosives, parachuting, and diving in the conduct of direct action Naval Special Warfare reconnaissance and counter insurgency operations.


Airline Transport Pilot
Airplane Multi Engine Land
Commercial Pilot
Airplane Single Engine Land
Airplane Single Engine Sea
Flight Instructor
Instrument Airplane
Ground Instructor

Type Ratings

G-V/A, G-IV/A, G-1159/A, G-100/A, IA-JET/A, LR-JET/A, CE-500/A

Flight Time

14,008 hours
12,394 hours

Special Training

RVSM Certified, Atlantic Crossing/Ops, Pacific Crossing/Ops, Middle East Ops, South American Ops, European Ops, African Ops, CPR Training

Aircraft Experience

Gulfstream G350/450/550
Daily Rate: 1,250 - 1,500
Total: 6,658 hours
PIC: 4,882 hours
SIC: 1,772 hours
Last Recurrent: 12/2016

Employment History

Jun 2000 - Jul 2002
Rashind Engineering
G-V/G-IV Captain

Fly Europe based G-V in world wide private operations.

Jun 1988 - May 2000
Ross Pacific
Chief Pilot/G-V, G-IV Captain

Created and managed a corporate flight department for a private international investment and holding company that operated a G-IV and a G-V (Part 91) on a worldwide basis. Aircraft based in Europe during the summers and operated frequently between the U.S., Middle East, Europe, South America, South Africa and Russia.

Apr 1985 - Apr 1988
Hangar 12
G-III/Lear 35 Captain/F.O.

Conducted Part 91 flight operations in GIII and Lear 35.

Jul 2002 - Present
L&L Leasing
G-550/G-450/G-iv Captain

Conduct Part 135 operations as PIC and SIC. Lead Captain on T.H. Lee G-IV, 9/05 - 5/06. Lead Captain on FAA Part 135 G-IV Proving Runs 7/02.

Education History

3.95 GPA