Aircraft Maintenance, Service, and Consultation
Lincoln Park Aviation
performs high quality maintenance for General Aviation Aircraft. Our fully-trained, professional crew includes 9 technical staff, 4 with Inspector Authorization (IA) ratings, many with specialized engine and airframe training. We are a factory-authorized Service Center Cessna Single Engine an FAA Certified Repair Station (CRS#LKPR101K) for Cessna, Piper, Cirrus, Columbia aircraft. Lincoln Park Aviation was founded by Frank Galella in 1988 and over the last 25+ years has prevailed as a leading provider of service in many areas of aviation. A business built on hard work, trust and a commitment to customer satisfaction has earned us a reputation that thousands of customers have come to enjoy.
Our Service Department specializes in all facets of maintenance from general servicing of your aircraft to complex Airframe, Engine, Avionics repairs. Major composite and sheet metal repairs have become a legacy within our organization. Along with employing an extremely component staff, the latest technology and tooling to get the job done, we are also very passionate about customer communication and ultimate satisfaction.
A BRIEF LIST OF CAPABILITIES:
- Annual Inspections
- Pre-Purchase Inspections
- Routine Maintenance and Service
- Fuel Injection System Set-Up
- Electrical Troubleshooting and Repair
- Hydraulics and Landing Gear Service and Repair
- Air Conditioning Service (Both R12 and R134A)
- Sheet Metal Repairs
- Composite Repairs
- Paint Maintenance and Repairs
- Engine Changes
- Avionics Installation and Upgrades
- Aircraft Weighing
- Fabric Repair
- CAV Ice Protection Authorized TKS Installation and Maintenance Center
- Major Modifications and upgrades through many OEM and STC enhancements
Meet The Team:
Frank Galella, began his career working at a small airport in Northern New Jersey to earn his way through A&P school. In 1998 the opportunity to start his own aircraft repair shop became a reality. He has never looked back and today, Lincoln Park Aviation is proud to have one of the leading reputations in General Aviation repair, sales, insurance, and consultation. Frank holds FAA A&P license, Inspector Authorization (I.A) privileges, Pilots License with 4500+ hours of experience in over 40 different types of aircraft. Today, Frank remains "hands on" in all areas of the business, is very engaged with the clients and interaction with employees. Running a business does not afford him much time of his own, but Frank enjoys being a family man with 3 beautiful daughters and an amazing wife (that happens to own their in-house aircraft Insurance Agency, Highlands Aviation Insurance) Landscaping and fishing are two favorite hobbies when time permits.
Andrew is a native of NJ, working through high school at Lincoln Park Aviation from a very young age. After high school Andrew moved to Cincinnati, Ohio, went to great oaks institute of technology in Wilmington, OH acquired A&P licenses. Andrew Moved back to NJ and once again went to work at LPA to begin a career that would earn him a reputation for high tech composite repair and avionics specialties, He earned his private pilots license in 2007. Received training in composites from abaris training in Reno, NV. Andrew has been intimately involved with the Cessna/Columbia 400, TTX since manufacturing started. Most recently, Andrew has become the "go-to" technician on the Lancair Evolution aircraft, both in building assistance and maintaining.
Andrew currently resides in Hillsdale NJ with his wife Kerri and their daughter Madison. Spends most of his free time hiking, fishing, fixing anything! and flying both "real" airplanes and UAV's.
Chief Pilot/Instructor; Aircraft Sales Manager
Jim has given more than 3,500 hours of dual flight instruction in nearly 30 make and model aircraft over the last 10 years. Jim is an authorized Cessna factory instructor (CFAI+) and was trained and certified at the Columbia factory in Bend, OR, He is an authorized CAART instructor and has recently become a Lancair Evolution turbo Prop instructor.
Some of his past ferry and instructional flights have included a trip over the North Atlantic to Germany in a Cessna 206 and assisting a new owner bring his Cessna 182 back to Rio De Janeiro, Brazil from NJ.
Jim has accumulated nearly 3100 hours teaching in Technically Advanced Aircraft, including Primary and Instrument instruction, new owner standardized Transition Training, refresher courses, BFR's, Recurrent training and advanced glass cockpit Instrument Training.
Tammy owns and operates Highlands Aviation Insurance Agency. Highlands Aviation was started in 2004 due to an increase demand for personalized insurance related service primarily for Lincoln Park Aviation clientele. Through the years, Tammy has grown the business which has now become known to many clients as the "go to" place for honest, reliable, and personalized insurance services for individual owners and commercial operators alike.
Recently Tammy has expanded her services to include UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) coverage for both private and commercial use. UAV coverage is very specialized and through Tammy's alignment with Next Generation Aviation Services (Lincoln Park Aviation's UAV division) she has become recognized as a leading provider of UAV coverage and assessment.
Tammy can be reached at 973-985-8403, [email protected]
or visit the website at www.highlandinsagcy.com