A Veteran Owned Company


North Country Aviation Services is owned and operated by Bill Ketcham. Bill (US Navy ret.) is a FAA licensed Airframe & Powerplant (A&P) mechanic with Inspection Authority (IA). He has 38 years of combined military, commercial, and general aviation maintenance experience. Using this experience, he leads a team of of highly motivated and licensed professionals to provide the best service available.

Safety is our number one priority. Our aircraft inspection program is vigorous and thorough to ensure your safety, both in the air and on the ground. The team at North Country is dedicated to providing this peace of mind quickly and cost effectively.

Give us a call. Safety starts today.

Strategic Partners

In addition to our staff at Tri-Cities airport and the Greater Binghamton Regional Airport, North Country Aviation has forged strategic partnerships for business development. These highly experienced aviation leaders work hand-in-hand with us to develop new business strategies and deliver services in our Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) service line.

  • Randy Phelps — Retired US Army helicopter pilot and current aviation business marketing & sales executive
  • Bob McGraw — Former US Navy helicopter pilot and current President, RealSims, LLC
  • Lawrence H. Brinker, Esq — Retired US Air Force pilot and current aviation attorney