Aircraft Maintenance and Avionics

The Aircraft Maintenance and Avionics shop at The Ohio State University Airport is an FAA Certified Repair Station (CRS #: IKBR028F) offering high quality aircraft services in Columbus, Ohio. With a combined staff experience of over 275 years, we are dedicated to answering questions about customers' maintenance and avionics needs throughout the repair process.

The Ohio State University Airport
2160 West Case Rd, Columbus, OH 43235

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Avionics Status: New customers welcome! Contact: 614-247-9799
Maintenance Status: Currently not accepting new customers Contact: 614-292-5653 • Service: eng-apt-acmaintenance@osu.edu • Parts: eng-aviationparts@osu.edu

Highlights

Services

  • Aircraft weight and balance
  • Airframe structural repairs
  • Airworthiness directives compliance
  • Avionics installs and cockpit panel upgrades (full)
  • Engine repairs/overhauls
  • Inspections: Pre-purchase, 50-hour, 100-hour, annual
  • Oil changes
  • Pitot-static system inspection/testing
  • Propeller services
  • Service bulletin compliance
  • Transponder system inspection/testing (mobile service available)
  • Warranty service

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Location of Parts shop: Hangar 2
Maintenance: Hangar 2
Location of avionics is in Hangar 5
Avionics: Hangar 5

Management

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Director - Aircraft Maintenance
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Steve Tompkins
Chief Inspector
https://people.engineering.osu.edu/people/jenkins.1042
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Charles Jenkins
Aircraft Avionics Manager / Assistant Chief Inspector
https://people.engineering.osu.edu/people/fleming.415
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Lead Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor
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Cecil Simmons
Day Shift Supervisor

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Aircraft mechanic working on an engine
Aircraft with engine being worked on in a hangar
Avionics updated in a small aircraft
Avionics technician working inside an aircraft
Aircraft maintenance technician working on a plane's tail
Ohio State aircraft with engine exposed and being serviced
Aircraft mechanic fixing an airframe
Avionics updated in a small aircraft
Avionics technician working outside an aircraft
Ohio State aircraft with engine exposed and being serviced