Russ Hampton Joins Legacy Aviation Services MRO Team

Yukon, Oklahoma – September 30, 2013 Legacy Aviation Services has hired Russ Hampton as a senior Service Technician at its Clarence E. Page Municipal Airport (KRCE) facility in Yukon, Oklahoma.

Mr. Hampton joins Legacy with over 25 years of repair and maintenance technical experience on all types of aircraft from single engine piston through large corporate jet.

In addition to his years of hands-on-technical experience, Russ brings to Legacy many years of supervisory experience as a Shop Supervisor for Commander Aircraft as well as a Gulfstream owned service center in Oklahoma.

Russ has specific airframe experience with the Twin Commander line of turbo prop aircraft, which happens to be a specialty of Legacy Aviation.

Raul (RJ) Gomez, Legacy’s CEO and owner is thrilled to have Russ on the Legacy team. “I’ve known Russ for many years and know that the customer relationships he has developed over the years are based on his quality work and attention to detail in insuring his customers keep flying safely. I would consider Russ a ‘first round draft pick’ and we’re glad to have him.” 

Russ is a native Oklahoman where he and his wife have three grown children.

About Legacy Aviation Services

Legacy Aviation Services is a comprehensive aircraft repair and refurbishment center at Oklahoma City’s C.E. Page Airport and works on turboprops to jets. Legacy is also an authorized Twin Commander service center. For more information call 405-350-2100 or visit the website