Schmidt Aviation Inc. is a maintenance shop specializing in accomplishing maintenance on piston engine aircraft. We are experienced in all aspects of maintenance
from routine items such as oil changes, tire replacements, etc. through major repairs such as engine changes, damage repairs, etc. Of course, we accomplish
progressive and annual inspections.
We are owned, operated and managed by Ron and Tom Schmidt. We have been in the maintenance business on Fort Lauderdaleís Executive Airport since 1980.
Ron has been continually involved in the aircraft maintenance business since 1959. He holds an A& P license as well as an IA authorization. His background includes
being operations manager of Wasco, Cessnaís largest parts distributorship as well as being Director of Maintenance for Walston Aviation Inc., Cessnaís largest dealer
from 1970 through 1978. At that time Walston Aviation had eight aircraft salesmen and Ron worked closely with them to coordinate timely delivery of new aircraft.
Tom has grown up in the aircraft maintenance business and has worked in parts department, engine overhaul and general maintenance for the past 25 years. He also
holds an A&P license and an IA authorization. Additionally, he holds a private pilotís license.
We service Single Engine Aircraft, Twin Cessnaís, Piperís, Beachraft, Beech King Air and Piper Cheyenne aircraft.
Schmidt Aviation has a well-equipped shop with the routine and specialized tools needed to properly maintain your aircraft. We have an up to date maintenance and parts library
that covers most general aviation aircraft so we can do the job right with the right parts, tools and knowledge.
We have a parts department that is stocked with most of the day to day parts needed to keep you flying. We have close access to two major parts suppliers so can
usually get whatever we need in the way of parts quickly. We subscribe to four different internet parts locator services to assist us in locating parts that are hard to find or are no longer available from the manufacturer. Finding parts for your aircraft usually isnít a problem.