Av8 PMA Names Luis Rodriguez as Director of Certifications

Houston, TX, April 26, 2018 – Av8 PMA is pleased to announce they have named Luis Rodriguez as Director of Certifications for the company.

Luis comes to Av8 PMA with over 30 years of experience in aviation, beginning his career with
E-Systems in Greenville, TX, where he specialized in the alteration of aircraft platforms for use in surveillance and information gathering missions.

“We are extremely pleased to have Luis join our team as Director of Certifications,” said Yoel Arnoni, Principal, Av8 PMA. “His expertise and experience with the certification processes within aviation will be a welcome asset at Av8 PMA. His status as a DER will also allow us to continue to expand our capabilities and reduce time required to reach certification for our customers, ” Arnoni continued.

As Director of Certification, Luis will be responsible for ensuring all certification data meets the requirements and is produced in accordance with all applicable FAA regulations. Additionally, Luis will act as Av8 PMA’s on-site DER and he will continue to streamline the engineering, design and certification process governing the products, reducing overall downtime for customers.

Conveniently located in Houston, TX, Av8 PMA has extensive experience in the reverse engineering, certification and manufacturing of individual aircraft parts, as well as assemblies. In addition, Av8 PMA has an engineering office centralized for engineering services in Dallas, TX. This location is equipped with state-of-the-art laser scanners and a full staff including an on-site DER.

With more than 500 parts certified by the FAA and EASA, Av8 PMA saves time and money for both operators and MROs when it comes to parts availability and replacement costs. To learn more or to inquire about a part contact Av8 PMA today at 713.589.2668 or visit

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