About Us

National Flight Services has been in business 58 years and offers the best value, workmanship and customer service worldwide. We offer several TPE331 & PT6A repair stations across the country and a wide variety of services for corporate, regional airlines, government and privately owned aircraft. Why look anywhere else?

Let our experienced Turbine Engine Team and Airframe Team take care of your maintenance needs, whether your event be scheduled or unscheduled.

Our History

  • 1960
  • 1966
  • 1969
  • 1972
  • 1980
  • 1981
  • 1996
  • 2006
  • 2010
  • 2013
  • 2016
  • 2018

National Flight Services was established as an FBO at National Airport in Toledo, Ohio.



Photo courtesy of the Toledo Lucas County Public Library

First PT6 Hot Section performed.

PT6 Engine

Relocated to Toledo Express Airport.

Toledo Express Airport

Company acquired by Tom Wiles.

Became a Gulfstream Commander Service Center

Began maintenance and overhaul of Garrett TPE331 engines.

Opened turbine engine shop in San Antonio, Texas.

Completed 4500 major TPE331 inspections.

National Flight Services celebrates their 50th Anniversary!

NFS 50th Anniversary

Relocated San Antonio location to a brand new, 20,000 sq ft facility in New Braunfels, Texas.

New Braunfels groundbreaking!   New Braunfels Turbine Engine Facility

National Flight Services adds to their extensive capabilities list by adding helicopter repair and maintenance as well as avionics services!

After 58 years of serving the aviation industry, National Flight Services, Inc. is taking action to ensure it continues another 58 years under the new ownership of CEO / President, Herb Harvey. His passion to be successful and his dedication to National Flight Services employees is creating an exciting environment within NFS facilities. After years of quality workmanship and expertise in the TPE331 turboprop engine business National Flight Services has built a large and loyal customer base who are looking for other services. This is the mission NFS wants to take, while adding to the already extensive capabilities list. Prior to ownership as manager of the Helicopter Division for NFS, Herb started from scratch and built a formidable business with helicopter repair in less than two years. To compliment the helicopter work he built and expanded an avionics department who has several teams that travel the U.S. doing troubleshooting and installs. NFS now has major helicopter fleet operators scheduling business.

 

advantages

  • 1.

    Versatility

    National Flight Services has two aircraft engine facilities as well as an AOG team to serve your engine maintenance, airframe, and avionics needs.

  • 2.

    One-Stop

    National Flight Services can handle your airframe, avionics, engine and interior needs for many types of aircraft.

  • 3.

    No Bait & Switch!

    National Flight Services quotes jobs fairly and honestly. We do not lure you in with a low quote and then tack on major costs as the job progresses.

Partners

National Flight Services has partnered with some of the biggest names in aviation to ensure our customers only get the best in quality and service!

New Ownership

After 58 years of serving the aviation industry, National Flight Services, Inc. is taking action to ensure it continues another 58 years under the new ownership of CEO / President, Herb Harvey. His passion to be successful and his dedication to National Flight Services employees is creating an exciting environment within NFS facilities.