Who We Are?

Our Mission

FlyDirect Aviation is a veteran owned business and is backed by a fully equipped machine shop and A&P (IA) rated machinist with years of experience in the Aerospace and defense industry.  Our mission is to provide affordable aviation maintenance to small general aviation aircraft owners.

As CEO, Michael oversees all maintenance activities and supervises the design and fabrication of aircraft panels and aeronautical components.

Michael holds an FAA A&P rating with IA and is a Private Pilot with Multi-engine and Instrument ratings.

Michael and his wife in front of the future home of FlyDirect!

Over the next 9 months, this WWII hangar will be completely restored while striving to keep the charm that is associated with this style of hangar.  

With over 25,000 square feet, this facility will be able to accommodate both aircraft maintenance facility and the aviation machine shop.

Our Location

Tullahoma Tennessee (KTHA), is central to the Eastern United States.   Most major cities are within 500 miles of Tullahoma and  Nashville, Chattanooga, and Huntsville, AL are all within 60 miles.


The 5,500 foot long runway is capable of handling all types of corporate jet aircraft. The Airport also offers an additional 4,200 foot paved runway and a 2,700 foot long grass runway.

A variety of RNAV/VNAV instrument approaches are published for both paved runways and offer the lowest GPS approach ceiling and visibility minimums in this part of Tennessee.

Our Core Values

Fly Direct is committed to honest, quality work.  We know how expensive it is to own and maintain your airplane.  But we also know how important quality and safety is to every aircraft owner.  For this reason, we hold tight to our core values in every aspect of our business: