Maintenance & Avionics2018-09-07T15:55:48+00:00

Maintenance & Avionics

Passion + Experience
On Budget / No Delays

Birmingham’s Largest

Part 145 Repair Station

Our licensed mechanics perform comprehensive inspections and service diagnostics in order to make the necessary repairs to your aircraft. Whether you require a complete overhaul, a routine repair or a simple component modification, we’re prepared to get your aircraft up and running in the most timely manner.

Contact Chris Brooks
Director of Maintenance
“We have used Southern Sky’s maintenance facility on multiple occasions to accomplish scheduled and unscheduled maintenance. Our experience has been that of excellent quality, good log book documentations and accurate invoicing. We give Southern Sky “two thumbs up” for quality of service and a team approach to good customer relationships.”
Eddie Yell, Aviation Manager, Cessna Citation Cj3
“We needed a plane in short notice and called Southern Sky Aviation. They were able to set us up in 24 hours and were extremely professional. We would highly recommend them for your needs!”
Marc & Lissa Tyson
“Thank you for a job well done. The aircraft flies great. The care you took with the repair is appreciated. She is punching holes in the clouds again!”
Gregory W. Childrey, MD

Avionics

Installing innovation into every aircraft.

When your electronics are up and running, so is your plane. That’s why we offer a long list of avionics services to suit your needs. In addition to the latest technology that monitors your systems and engine, we can outfit your aircraft with everything from integrated weather radar to traffic alerting and synthetic vision – all from the top manufacturers.

Contact Gary McCall
Avionics Lead
Autopilot Calibrations

One of our most common avionics requests is to calibrate autopilot systems. In addition to calibrations, we do new autopilot installations and RVSM recurrent inspections and service work.

ADS-B Avionics Upgrades

The FAA deadline for equipping aircraft with Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) is fast approaching – January 1, 2020. Schedule before the last minute rush.

Transponder Pitot Static Check

Every aircraft to be used for Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) flight must undergo this inspection to ensure accuracy and compliance with standards every 24 calendar months. Call for your inspection today.

Common Requests

Working diligently so your plane works perfectly.

More time on the ground means less time in the air. We employ eight fulltime mechanics performing work on Cessna Citation series 500 through Citation X aircraft, Beechcraft King Air aircraft, Beech jets and Hawker 800 /800XPs. We perform regular preventive services on every electrical and mechanical component. We have structural mechanics, interiors specialists, and six A and P certified mechanics with two having factory training in the Citation X model.

See our full list of FAA approved Maintenance Capabilities.
Certified for Commercial Maintenance at BHM

We are the exclusive line maintenance service provider for all 16 major airlines flying into Birmingham Shuttlesworth Airport and have eight mechanics dedicated just to airline maintenance.

Interiors Restored to the Highest Standards

The interior of your plane is what you see most often, so it must be up-to-date. We have extensive experience in retrofitting, updating and completely redoing aircraft interiors.

Fuel and Hydraulic Systems Maintenance

As part of our periodic inspections for general wear and tear, we perform fuel and hydraulic system troubleshooting with component cleanings, repairing and replacement.

Authorized Service

Cirrus strives to connect more people with aviation through their diverse line of aircraft. We are proud to be Birmingham’s only Cirrus Authorized Service Center.

Authorized Service

Diamond Aircraft has revolutionized general aviation with their innovative line of planes. We are proud to be one of the mid-South’s only Diamond Aircraft Authorized Sales and Service Center.

Piston Aircraft Maintenance

We are an Austro diesel engine Authorized Service Center as well as a Continental Technify diesel engine service center. We also work on Cessna, Piper, Mooney, and Beechcraft aircraft and perform annual inspections on all of these models.

See where we can take you.

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