SouthTecAviation was founded by Glenn Lawler, after working as a technical representative and trainer at Diamond Aircraft for more than 16 years. He taught all of Diamond Aircraft’s Maintenance Classes including Fiberglass/ Composite repairs to other service centers. SouthTecAviation has extensive LSA experience, including Tecnam, Sport Cruiser, Pipistrel, and others.
All our Maintenance Technicians are FAA certified A&P Technicians and we have multiple FAA A&P Technicians with their IA designation.
In addition to being the nation's largest Diamond, Tecnam, Continental, Rotax, and Austro diesel engine service centers, we also have a Sales Partner, Gulf States Aircraft Sales. The teaming up of SouthTecAviation and Gulf States Aircraft Sales, brings aircraft pilots and owners, a full-service experience before, during and after the sale of an aircraft. Our team is a blend of aviation experts with years of sales and service history, and a group of young and energetic team members. Integrity and honesty are of the highest value to us. As a result, we have many repeat customers.
Our services include, but are not limited to:
General aviation maintenance
Diesel engine service
Light sport/experimental maintenance and repair
Rotax engine service
Major structural repair
Sail plane repair
Large parts supply store
Experienced handling of insurance claims and FAA requests