Michael J. Bonventre
With 37 years of aviation experience, Michael Bonventre has served as an Airframe and Powerplant mechanic for both rotary and fixed wing military and civilian aircraft. He also worked for 8 years as a final assembly/first flight/flight development inspector with a major aircraft manufacturer. In last 16 years, Michael Bonventre has been a technical consultant for airlines and commercial aircraft leasing companies. In addition,he worked with a number of Air Authorities in both the United States and foreign countries importing, exporting, applying for, and obtaining ferry permits. Michael Bonventre has put numerous aircraft on operating certificates for various domestic and foreign airlines. He has also managed the return to service of long-term storage aircraft to be ferried to heavy maintenance facilities.
Michael holds FAA Airframe & Powerplant and FAA Airworthiness Inspector licenses, and is a Senior NAAA Appraiser with USPAP (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice) endorsement.