Aviation Maintenance Officer School. He has numerous maintenance and safety certificates and is a current member of the NBAA Maintenance Committee. He has been a past president of the Hartford CT PAMA Chapter and was on the Board of Directors of PAMA in the 1990s. He is currently owner and president of Bravo Golf Aviation where he continues to teach aviation safety courses and performs a one-day “safety stand-down” to aviation flight departments and MROs.


AIRVENTURE 2019. Scott Hayes, vice president, sales and marketing for Superior Air Parts, Inc., announces that the company is introducing Tech Tuesday as part of its popular Oshkosh AirVenture Forum Series. “We are keenly aware of

the invaluable role that aircraft technicians play in helping our customers operate their aircraft more efficiently and safely,” Hayes says. “That’s why we are so happy to announce our new Tech Tuesday. It’s a special forum created for FAA licensed A&P technicians and anyone currently attending an A&P school.” Tech Tuesday is special 90-minute

forum created for FAA licensed A&P technicians. This special 90-minute Forum has been created to refresh A&Ps on piston engine maintenance and operation topics, including Piston Engine Anatomy and Physiology, Compression Testing, Leaning and Steps to Cutting The Cost of an Engine Overhaul. Hays says that the first Tech Tuesday will begin at 8:00 am on Tuesday, July 23rd at the Superior Air Parts exhibit #257/258, which is just north of Hangar B. The first 50 A&P technicians and students will receive a free copy of Engine Management 101.

52 | june 2019 As with all of Superior’s Oshkosh

Forums, Tech Tuesday will be hosted by Superior’s vice president of Product Support Bill Ross. “As a long time A&P-I/A, I am

very excited about Tech Tuesday and what it will offer A&P technicians,” Ross says. “This forum will give technicians a lot of really valuable information not only about piston engine operations, but also tips and tricks that will help streamline their next engine overhaul project.” In addition to Tech Tuesday,

Superior will also host its regular series of forums again this year. The free, 45-minute Forum sessions will be held daily, Monday through Saturday at 10:00 am at the Superior Air Parts tent (#257/#258), which is just north of Hangar B. In addition to all the other valuable

information, the first 40 forum attendees each day will receive a free copy of Superior Air Parts’ popular 144-page book, “Engine Management 101.” For more information and complete forum schedule, visit: http:// oshkoshforums2019/


5TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) recently announced the recipients of the 2019 Aviation Maintenance Technicians (AMT) Employer Recognition Awards. CD Aviation Services, a provider of small turbine engine maintenance, service and support, announces it has received the 2019 AMT Employer Recognition award from the NATA for aviation maintenance that encourages and supports continual AMT training. This is the 5th consecutive year CDAS has received this award and it has been given a five-star rating — the highest rating one can achieve.

CDAS provides professional maintenance and 24/7 AOG support through its convenient locations in the United States, Canada and Europe. CD Aviation Services specializes in maintenance for the Honeywell TPE331. Its multiple facilities and field service team allows CD Aviation Services to provide economical maintenance solutions to its customers worldwide.


JORGE GONZALEZ Gemini Air Group welcomes Jorge Gonzalez as jet sales representative of its Part 145 repair station. Gemini Air Group is a privately owned aviation company based at Scottsdale Airport (SDL).

Gonzalez brings over 34 years’

experience in corporate aircraft maintenance. He has been involved in all aspects of the business, from hands-on to full management on all types of business-aircraft maintenance and modifications, with an extensive knowledge of avionics and interior functions. He will be contacting customers throughout the Southwest, with a heavy focus on Citation product lines initially. Greg Laabs, Gemini Air Group Maintenance general manager, says, “Jorge’s knowledge of our jet product lines is a boost to our maintenance program. We look forward to Jorge reaching out to expand our customer base as we continue to develop and grow our maintenance (MRO) business.”

Based in a newly constructed, state- of-the-art, 60,000-sqare-foot hangar on the west side of SDL airport, Gemini Air Group offers services including Part 145 (MRO) aircraft maintenance, Part 135 charter and aircraft management, hangar leasing with fuel servicing, and aircraft sales and leasing. For more information, visit

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