BKV Business Stories
Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport has proven to be the right fit for many businesses, large and small. Gain insight from a turbine engine repair business, an FBO and an international air ambulance service for a sample of BKV Success Stories.
Meet Virgil Pizer, President of Pem-Air Turbine Engine Services
Airport Support for Growth
Pem Air Turbine Engine Services is a rapidly growing FAA and EASA certified MRO. After nearly ten years at BKV, Pem-Air Turbine Engine Services (PATES) will construct a new 65,000sf facility to accommodate business growth. A global repair provider of commercial and military aircraft turbine engines, accessories and related platform components, PATES has been a BKV tenant since 2012. Starting with one hangar, the company has enjoyed room for their exponential growth.
BKV Best Airport for Lear Jet Fleet
For this busy international air ambulance service, BKV is a great base of operations. Long, well-maintained runways, control tower, on-field maintenance, services and facilities ensure seamless trips 24/7. And this affordable Gulf Coast community loaded with natural beauty, good education, shopping and amenities helps when recruiting flight crews and a growing medical and maintenance team.
Meet Bart and Christina Gray, President and Vice President of Global JetCare
Meet John Petrick, President of American Aviation
Full Service FBO and more since 1978
American Aviation is the Fixed Base Operator at Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport (BKV). From the street and airside, American Aviation offers an elegant lobby and customer service counter for flight crews and their passengers. American Aviation is a full-service general aviation facility. It has expanded over the years to be a one-stop shop including an FAA Part 145 Repair Station and a Part 141 Flight School.