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After almost 21 years working for US Airways, I have semi-retired to run and teach aircraft mechanic's at a school in Lynchburg, VA.

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Aircraft maintenance Lynchburg, VA
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Hiking, flying, camping, motorcycles, and ("Oh yeah") fixing things.
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Robert W. Howell
1201 Brookwood Dr
Evington, VA 24550
Phone: (540) 297-2772
Cell: (540) 525-5031
Email: trailhkr@msn.com




OBJECTIVE
Employment in the aviation industry with a company offering opportunities for advancement.

LICENSES
FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanics Certificate
Inspection Authorization
FCC General Radiotelephone Operators License
Private Pilot Certificate


EMPLOYMENT
3/06-present
Virginia Aviation
Lynchburg, VA
Director- Virginia Aviation AMT School
Appointed to this position on April 9, 2007
Responsible for:
· Teaching the FAA approved program to enrolled students.
· Supervise the faculty teaching in the several programs.
· Keeping the FAA approved curriculum current.
· Assisting in the recruitment of students.
· Assisting with Virginia Aviation’s FAA approved LSA course.

Aircraft Mechanic/Inspector
Performed routine maintenance, servicing, troubleshooting, 100-hour/annual inspections. Also performed major and minor repairs and alterations on flight school acft and various other general aviation and corporate acft for FBO operation.



4/85-2/06
US AIRWAYS
Greater PIT Int. Airport
Pittsburgh, PA
Aircraft Mechanic PIT/ROC/SYR/BUF
Worked in line maintenance, avionics line maintenance, overhaul, powerplant assembly and overhaul, and electric shop. Performed routine maintenance, servicing, troubleshooting, component repair and scheduled inspections. Upgraded Flt Data Recording systems and other modifications in 737-300/400 acft. Specialized in avionics checks, troubleshooting and repair. Qualified to repair and functionally check aircraft CAT II/IIIA/IIIB systems on 737-200/300/400, Fokker-F100, McDonald Douglas-MD80/DC9, and Airbus A319/320/321 aircraft. I was upgraded to lead mechanic on a regular basis. Lead mechanic duties included assigning and supervising workload for my shi
Education:
EDUCATION
1972-1976
RED CREEK JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL, Red Creek, NY
General Academic
Power Mechanics
Welding

TRAINING
US AIRWAYS
AIR NORTH
Familiarization schools on all above listed aircraft including avionics and annual CAT II/IIIA/IIIB recertification training.

RIVERSIDE SCHOOL OF AERONAUTICS
Riverside Airport, Utica, NY
Completed 2,000 hour FAA approved course in airframe and powerplant mechanics covering maintenance, inspection, alteration, and repair of aircraft, powerplants and related components.
Grad. 1981
Achievement Award (91% avg.)
Otto Enderton Aviation Award

US AIR FORCE
Aircraft Maintenance Technician – completed 122 hour course for familiarization on KC-135 aircraft
Aircraft Maintenance Specialist – Awarded diploma on completion of 454 hour jet aircraft (over two engines) course.
Organizations / Affilations:
AOPA
AMA
AHRMA
Robert Howell is located in Lynchburg, VA and has the following skills: Aircraft maintenance
Mechanics
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Aircraft maintenance

Category: Mechanics
Description
Director and chief instructor at a school that trains students to take the exam to get their Airfram and Powerplant (A&P) license. They can then work on everything from small, single engine airplanes right on up to airliners and helicopters.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Years Experience: 30