Wichita, KS -- Raytheon Aircraft Company (RAC) announces that it has appointed Banyan Air Service as an Authorized Service Center for its Bonanza, Baron and King Air Series airplanes. Banyan, located at Ft. Lauderdale Executive Airport (FXE) with more than 130 employees is a full service FBO specializing in airframe maintenance, engine repair and avionics upgrades for a wide variety of today's corporate and general aviation aircraft.
Banyan Air Service is the largest fixed base operator at Executive Airport with approximately 400 aircraft based at their facility. They currently occupy 210,000 square feet of hangar and office space to serve their customers.
Banyan is an approved FAA and EASA repair station and has also earned certification from the Argentinean, Brazilian and Venezuelan governments as an approved repair station. Banyan has experience on most King Air and Beechcraft models, and has performed major and minor inspections including:
Approved maintenance, avionic modifications and structural repairs include:
- Engine overhaul management, hot section inspections and repairs
- All Chapter V Inspections and complete Phase I - IV inspections
- Comprehensive avionics capabilities including engineering, repairs, installation and integration.
- Pre-purchase evaluations, DAR consulting, imports and exports
Banyan Air Service hosted a celebration lunch for its avionics and maintenance technicians on May 24 in honor of Aviation Maintenance Technician Day.
Banyan pays tribute to Charles E. Taylor and recognizes the contributions of their own aviation mechanics and avionics professionals.
Russell’s responsibilities include ensuring customers receive quality avionics service, bench work and instrument work in accordance with FAA/EASA standards.