Baker Aviation Appoints Industry Veteran Ray Goyco, Jr. Chief Operating Officer

November 26, 2012 – Addison, Texas – Baker Aviation, a full-service aircraft maintenance, management and charter company in North Texas, has announced the appointment of Ray Goyco, Jr. as Chief Operating Officer.


Goyco is an industry and U.S Air Force veteran, bringing more than 25 years of experience to Baker Aviation. His business aviation background includes Executive Sales and Marketing roles with Raytheon Corporation and Aviall. For the past 6 years Goyco worked with Ship it AOG and was most recently their Chief Strategy Officer. Goyco will now assume responsibility for the overall administration and management of the growing business operations at Baker Aviation’s   Addison Airport (KADS) maintenance facility just north of Dallas, Texas.


Stan Baker, President and CEO for Baker Aviation commented, “Ray brings extensive industry knowledge and experience to Baker which will ensure our success in revenue growth and optimize our operational performance. We are quite pleased to announce Ray as our operations leader as he will add yet another dynamic to our exceptional team of industry professionals. I look forward to working with him personally,” added Baker.


Earlier this year, Baker Aviation Maintenance announced that the new Addison maintenance facility had received its FAA Repair Station certification. Specializing in airframe maintenance for Hawker, King Air, Beechjet, Citation, Learjet, Challenger and Gulfstream aircraft, Baker Aviation is continuing to look for opportunities to expand their maintenance business.


“Baker Aviation Maintenance is positioned for tremendous growth with a select group of seasoned veterans already in place,” stated Ray Goyco. “My goal is to incorporate my strong work ethic and personal integrity to further build on our client retention and loyalty. I am excited to be a part of this emerging business and look forward to defining, developing and executing our targeted strategies and action plans to enhance all areas of operations.”


About Baker Aviation

Baker Aviation is a full-service aircraft maintenance, management and charter company, licensed to provide professional aviation services in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean.  ARG/US, Platinum-Rated, they are headquartered at Meacham International Airport, Fort Worth, TX, with new maintenance facilities at Addison Airport, Dallas, TX, specializing in airframe maintenance for Hawker, King Air, Beechjet, Citation, Learjet, Challenger and Gulfstream aircraft. To learn more, or to schedule service, please visit or call 972-248-0457.