Lee McConnellogue, CEO of Baird Capital's portfolio company ecube, was recently featured on CNBC in a story about the used-aircraft parts trade. Baird Capital invested in ecube in 2020 and supported the business in its expansion into the US market in 2022.

In speaking with CNBC, McConnellogue discussed the company's specialization of disassembling retired planes, why they store aircraft in arid desert climates, and what's ahead for reusing and disposing of modern aviation.

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