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WingsWest utilizes proven individuals for a wide variety of projects. Our firm has over 150 years of collective aviation experience.  Our professionals have qualifications with extensive credentials in aircraft and engine inspection, project cost management and contract enforcement.

Bill Mitchell, Managing Director.

Bill Mitchell founded the WingsWest Aviation Group LLC in 1991 after a long and successful commercial aviation career.  He has more than 40 years of progressive experience in all aspects of:

  • Commercial and corporate aircraft
  • Engine and component maintenance and inspection
  • Airport facility management
  • Commercial aircraft equipment leasing

Bill began his career in 1966 with Pan American World Airways, Inc.  He spent 26 years with Pan Am in a wide variety of roles including Managing Director of Shop Maintenance, Managing Director of Aircraft Maintenance and as the final Vice President of Maintenance, Engineering and Logistics for the operating airline.

During his long and successful career with Pan Am, Bill controlled and administered a $350M annual expense budget, managed a direct staff of 12 and a worldwide staff of over 3,800 and dealt with a wide variety of aircraft manufacturers including:

  • Pratt & Whitney
  • Rolls Royce
  • General Electric
  • Boeing
  • McDonnell Douglas
  • Airbus


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