English Field Aviation Selects JDA for 145 Certification Support

BETHESDA,MD – English Field Aviation of Amarillo, TX, an aviation maintenance provider based at Rick Husband International Airport, has contracted with JDA Aviation Technology Solutions (JDA) for Part 145 certification support, JDA announced today.  

Similar in scope to JDA’s very successful 135ProTM program, JDA’s 145 Certification Support Program is designed to simplify the process and lower costs associated with obtaining a Part 145 Repair Station Certificate.

The JDA Part 145 Certification Support Program includes manuals, forms, training and letter of compliance specifically tailored to help new repair station operators satisfy FAA requirements.  The program is tailored for each operator whether they are seeking a repair station certificate for all ratings or just one.

"As a rapidly growing aviation maintenance provider I needed experts with FAA experience who knew the Part 145 certificate process and who could help us get our repair station certificate with Airframe and Avionics ratings as quickly as possible.  JDA offered the best solution and the prior FAA experience that we needed to meet our goal,” said Travis Lamance, Chief Operating Officer.

"We are eager to assist English Field Aviation obtain its 145 certificate with Airframe and Avionics Ratings. Our 145 Certification team has extensive FAA experience and has supported several other new repair station charter operators get their certificates," said Tom Stuckey, JDA Vice President of Business and Commercial Aviation Solutions and manager of the 135Pro™ program. “We take great pride in supporting our clients throughout the entire certification process and after they begin operations.  Our goal is to ensure that the regulatory requirements are met and the certificate process proceeds with no disruptions so our clients can start their new repair station operations as soon as possible,” Stuckey said.

To learn more about the JDA Part 145 Certification Support Program contact Tom Stuckey at 301-941-1460 (ext 210) or 817-733-6808, or via email to tstuckey@jdasolutions.aero.

About JDA - For more than 15 years, JDA has been a leading aviation industry consultant, delivering innovative solutions for aviation client challenges in safety, compliance, certification, obstruction evaluation, technology infusion and expert witness support.

JDA offers a wide range of certification and operations-related services and products including technology transfer, new carrier certification, obstruction evaluation, safety-based manual systems, ATOS Conformance Audits, Virtual Safety Offices, Crisis Management, and Safety Management Systems.

The company’s client base includes many of the leading aviation and aerospace companies and airports in the country including American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Republic Airlines, Piedmont Airlines, Sentient Flight Group, Frontier Airlines/Lynx Aviation, CJ Systems Aviation, Sundance Helicopters, Olympus Aviation LLC, Charles E. Smith Inc., and Nevada Development Corporation. JDA also represents ESCO, which manufactures and installs the Engineered Material Arrestor System (EMAS), the FAA certified breakaway-concrete surface installed at the end of runways to provide overrun protection.   

For additional information on JDA Aviation Technology Solutions visit JDA’s website at www.jdasolutions.aero.