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GA businesses and services that call RNO home, include:

Advanced Aviation Reno

Advanced Aviation Reno is based out of Atlantic Aviation at RNO and provides aircraft maintenance and flight instruction.

Find out more information on Advanced Aviation Reno.

Civil Air Patrol-Nevada Wing

The Civil Air Patrol-Nevada Wing supports Nevada and the nation every day. The three missions of the Nevada Wing are: Cadet Programs, Aerospace Education, and Emergency Services.  The Civil Air Patrol cadet program membership has increased almost 70% in four years.

The Nevada Wing supports our citizens with both membership and public service, which includes an Incident Management Assistance Team capable of flying anywhere in the 50 states within a 4 hour notice.

During major troop deployments the Nevada Wing plays host to thousands of military personnel in transit providing areas for rest, relaxation, and food.

Find out more information on the Civil Air Patrol-Nevada Wing and how to become a cadet.

Dassault Aircraft Services

Dassault Aircraft Services in Reno is a 40,000 sq. ft. Service Center, fully capable of performing troubleshooting, scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, and inspections up to and including “C” checks.  DAS – Reno is a convenient location for Falcon operators to obtain OEM-backed support.

Find out more information on Dassault Aircraft Services.

Flying Start Aero

Flying Start Aero is Northern Nevada’s only Cessna Pilot Center, with a primary business focus of teaching people to fly. Flying Start Aero has a large and modern fleet of training aircraft and experienced flight instructors who offer the latest in digital navigation and communication flight suites.

Flying Start Aero also offers scenic-photo flight opportunities over Lake Tahoe and the surrounding points of interest.

Find out more information on Flying Start Aero.

Global Aviation Services

Global Aviation Services was established in 2007 to meet the growing demand for a GSE, Fleet, and Facilities Maintenance Service Provider who was committed to customer service performed with integrity.

Global's leadership team grew up in the aviation industry and understand, first hand, the challenges and importance of running an efficient GSE operation successfully.

Global Aviation Services is one of the fastest growing maintenance service providers in North America with a network of more than 180 technicians at 53 airports.

Find out more information on Global Aviation Services.

Reno Flying Service (RFS)

Reno Flying Service has been serving the needs of General Aviation since the 1940's and is the only full service aircraft maintenance shop at the Reno-Tahoe International Airport. RFS operates Northern Nevada's longest running, most experienced aircraft charter service 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, and also offers flight instruction from Private Pilot through Airline Transport Pilot.

Find out more information on Reno Flying Service.

WhisperJet Helicopters

Whisper Jet Inc. was established in 1993 by Elling Halvorston, whose dream was to create the world’s quietest, medium sized helicopter while improving its high altitude performance. His aircraft of choice to develop Quiet Technology (QT) was the Sikorsky-S55. 

Today, WhisperJet Helicopters owns a fleet of Sikorsky-S55 QT aircraft and is supported by a self-contained maintenance department. With an inventory of over $12 million in spare parts, WhisperJet provide excellent service with zero down time.

Find out more information on WhisperJet Helicopters.