National Pilot Services, LLC offers a full range of services from aircraft delivery and ferry, pre-buy inspections, ferry permits, and broker/dealer referral. Our diverse knowledge of the industry enables us to provide our clients with custom experiences to better fit their need. Effective communication is key to customer service. We take pride in keeping our clients informed about every aspect of the project. Our hope is that our passion for aviation will manifest itself through your experience with National Pilot Services.
Owner, Pilot, Consultant
“We’re a small and growing aviation resource group. We look forward to meeting you and your individual needs. So what are you waiting for, let’s connect! ” – Andrew Payne, Owner NPS
Admin & Accounting
With prior experience in administration and logistics for a seed storage and processing company, Sheila is able to coordinate complex operations with an eagle eye for inefficiencies and waste. Sheila’s experience helps us keep our cost low while providing efficient, reliable, and most importantly safe pilot services. Sheila is an invaluable resource within the dynamic environment in which we operate.
Ray is a retired American Airlines Captain with almost 19,000 hours and 39 years of flying experience in a wide variety of aircraft from light sport aircraft to Boeing 767. He graduated from San Jose State University in 1978 with a BS in Aeronautics before joining the U.S. Air Force. He flew KC-135s and T-37s, and was a flight instructor and flight examiner in the T-41.
Ray has an ATP multi-engine, Commercial SE, and is a CFII/ME with over 1800 hours of flight instruction experience in both single and multi-engine aircraft. Having flown more nearly all of the single engine aircraft models manufactured by Cessna, Piper, Grumman, Mooney and Beechcraft, he has also flown a wide variety of Cessna, Beechcraft and Piper twins, including the Kingair. He is type rated in the Boeing 757-767, DC-9 series, and Airbus 319-320.