About Us

ABOUT US

Pro Aircraft Maintenance has been in operation for over 20 years. We are fully certified by Transport Canada under AMO 98-04. Our authorized scope of work includes inspections and maintenance of all piston and turbo-prop powered, pressurized and non-pressurized aircraft.

Originally started as the designated Aircraft Maintenance Organization(AMO) for Professional Flight Centre, we routinely ensured maximum dispatch reliability of its fleet of extensive size. Our team of highly qualified and experienced technicians continues to ensure maximum dispatch reliability at Professional Flight Centre. Pro Aircraft Maintenance has expanded to provide maintenance services to commercial customers and private owners with a growing customer base. We are committed to providing the best quality service to ensure your aircraft is maintained to the highest level of safety and quality and back up in the air safely, on time and on budget. Strategically located in Boundary Bay Airport, just 20 minutes from Vancouver International Airport, and 40 minutes from downtown Vancouver, we are well positioned to serve the growing needs of aircraft owners and operators in the Pacific Northwest and Beyond.

OUR TEAM

Ryan Parenteau - Director of Maintenance

With 15 years in the industry, Ryan brings a wide variety of experience to the Pro Aircraft Maintenance team.  Ryan has worked in many aspects of the industry including large AMOs, Line Maintenance, Heavy Maintenance, Quality Assurance and Maintenance Management. Ryan holds both AME M1 and M2 licenses and Transport Canada approved type courses on the L382 Hercules, Saab SF340 and Beechcraft 1900C as well as a Department of National Defense CC130 Hercules type course. Ryan also has experience on the Boeing 737-200 through 800, Boeing 757-200 and ATR-42 and has worked in some of the most challenging environments in Canada's Arctic. Ryan is focused on providing safe and quality aircraft maintenance that meets the needs of the customer and remains on budget.

Steve Charlesworth - Production Manager 

Steve has over 10 years of industry experience and began his career in the rotary wing field. Steve has a wide variety of industry experience in line and heavy maintenance engineer, supervisory and production management roles. His prior aircraft experience includes the Lear 31A, Sikorsky S76 A/A++, Bell 206L3, Saab 340 A/B, Beechcraft 1900C/D, King Air 99 to 200 and the Piper PA31-350. Steve's customer focused attitude and maintenance planning skills ensure Pro Aircraft Maintenance runs smoothly on a day to day basis.

Niloufer Dubash - Stores and Records Coordinator

Niloufer has been with Pro Aircraft Maintenance for 7 years and is an integral part of the Pro team. Niloufer came to Pro Aircraft Maintenance with years of experience in office management and human resources. She is now our purchaser, stores person, accounts receivable and assists in vendor management. Niloufers work ethic and dedication to Pro Aircraft Maintenance and our customers is unwavering, you can be assured the she will find your parts at the best possible price in the shortest time.

Rob Watson - Licensed AME

Rob has been with Pro Aircraft Maintenance since graduation from BCIT and has progressed through his apprenticeship to a licensed engineer at Pro. His experience is exclusive General Aviation and he currently holds ACAs on nearly every aircraft type within Pro's scope of work. Rob also holds the position of Person Responsible for Maintenance for Professional Flight Center's and coordinates the FTUs maintenance.

Brandon Murdoch - AME Apprentice

Brandon graduated BCIT in December 2013 and has since been working towards his AME license at Pro. Brandon's work ethic and commitment to quality make him a valued member of the Pro team.

Nikita Polulyakh

Nik graduated BCIT in February of 2013 and is working towards his AME license. Niks commitment and background as an auto mechanic has proven him to be a valuable asset to Pro Aircraft Maintenance.

Cameron Tully - AME Apprentice

Cameron started at Pro after completing his PPL, and Multi Engine IFR commercial pilots licenses and is currently working towards an AME license through ICS correspondence. Cam's innate mechanical aptitude and background as a pilot make him a valued member of the Pro team.