Greg Laabs

Greg is General Manager of our Maintenance Team, overseeing the repair station to provide maintenance and support of 135 Operations and 145 Repair Station.

His education includes a BA in (Summa cum Laude) Business from Doane College, as well as an AAS in Aviation Maintenance from Iowa Western Community College. Greg maintains a Federal Aviation Authority, FAA Airframe, and Powerplant License.

Greg started his career at Duncan Aviation, beginning as a mechanic and working up to Shop Supervisor, Manager, and Director. From there, Greg was hired at West Star, where he worked for 18 years, eventually becoming Vice President of Operations. There, he built new paint and maintenance hangars and oversaw development of a Lear 35 RVSM solution in partnership with Honeywell. Later, Greg worked at Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation as Vice President and General Manager overseeing service and completions.

In the last 18 months Greg has added Garmin, Turbo Commander, and Cirrus Authorized facility approvals to our operation, while expanding the 145 Repair Station to include avionics repair and installations as well as adding GDAC (Mexican) Repair Station approval.