With more than 30 years of aviation industry experience, Walt has spent most of his career maintaining and managing a number of large transport aircraft types and has attended numerous professional and technical courses, along with aircraft manufacturer’s factory-authorized training for the unique Prescott fleet. He has worked at FAR 121, 135, and 145 operations in a variety of positions, including Maintenance Supervisor, Manager of Support Shops, Senior Principal Multidiscipline Engineer, and Director of Maintenance. Walt specializes in aircraft maintenance management and air carrier operations under FAR part 121, 125, and 135 requirements, and he has a vast background in Avionics systems integration.
Walt received his Airframe and Powerplant certificate in 1987. He served six years in the U. S. Marine Corps as an aircraft technician on the F-4 Phantom and the CH-53 A&D helicopter.