Wipaire Welcomes Bill Pike as Leesburg Service Center General Manager
Wipaire, Inc. is pleased to welcome Bill Pike as the general manager of Wipaire’s Leesburg, Florida service center. Bill joins Wipaire after 20 years of military aviation maintenance management and 15 years of civilian aviation management. He will be responsible for the general operations of Wipaire’s service center at the Leesburg International Airport.
“We’re excited to bring Bill on board,” stated Paul Wells, Vice President of Aircraft Services. “The general manager position requires a well-rounded individual who can manage our team, interface with customers, and keep the facility running. Bill brings extensive experience in both military and civilian roles along with a strong aviation background.”
Bill is a certificated Airframe & Powerplant mechanic and private pilot. He holds a bachelor’s degree in professional aeronautics and a master’s degree in aeronautical science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.
Wipaire’s Leesburg service center was established in 2013 to offer a convenient new location for customers based in the southeastern United States and the Caribbean. The facility is a Viking Factory-Endorsed Service Center with capacity for aircraft ranging in size from the Aviat Husky to the Viking Twin Otter.