In response to COVID-19, Southwest Aerospace Technologies has proactively implemented strict procedures to provide a safe environment for our employees and customers.


We continue to operate effectively, while adhering to guidelines from governmental and health organizations and recommendations from the U.S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO). We are ready to serve you. 

About Us

Kurt Encinias, President & CEO

Southwest Aerospace Technologies was founded by Kurt Encinias, who serves as President and CEO.  


Kurt has more than 30 years of experience in the aviation industry. He has worked for Boeing Aircraft Company in Seattle, WA, as well as many FAA 145 Repair Stations throughout the US and other countries. He’s also been involved in numerous flight test and certification programs. 


Throughout his career, Kurt has held the positions of Technician, Maintenance Manager, Inspector, Chief Inspector, Quality Manager, Accountability Manager, Director of MRO, Director of Quality, Director of Engineering, and Director of Planning. 

Kurt Encinias, President & CEO

Kurt holds an FAA airman’s rating along with many industry standard certifications, including:


> AS9100: 2009 (Rev C) Lead Auditor

> AS9110 and AS9120

> FAA 145 Certification 

> CAAC Chinese 145 Certification Training

> EASA Training

> Human Factors Training

>  NDT – Previously held a level II Dye Penetrant and Level I Thermography

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Kurt Encinias, President & CEO

Kurt Encinias, President & CEO

Kurt Encinias, President & CEO


kurt.encinias@southwestaerospace.com

Telephone: (512)-688-5775

our team

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Renee Calder Encinias

Renee Calder Encinias

Renee Calder Encinias

Executive Assistant & Accounting

Drug Abatement Administrator

  

renee.encinias@southwestaerospace.com

512-688-5775

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Justin Turner

Renee Calder Encinias

Renee Calder Encinias

  Senior Avionics Technician 

  


justin.turner@southwestaerospace.com   

512-688-5775 

Our team of seasoned aviation maintenance professionals provides exceptional customer service and industry-leading maintenance and response time.


We're available 24/7 to help with all your aviation repair needs.