About Coastal Valley Aviation

History, Future, and Culture

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Founded in 1999 Coastal Valley Aviation, Inc. became a reality for owner Phil Kirkham, aiming to fill the need for quality maintenance at an affordable price. CVA is rapidly earning a reputation for honesty, dedication, and a commitment to quality.

With Phil, being an F.A.A. Certified Authorized Inspector with over 30 years experience, you can trust your aircraft will receive the finest care available. Phil Kirkham comes highly recommended by the Cessna Pilots Association and Savvy Aircraft Management.

Factory trained, Phil is familiar with all aspects of design, operation, structural, and engine repair. His factory training includes Cessna single & twin engine maintenance, Cirrus Aircraft, Pratt & Whitney, Garrett Engines, and TCM Turbo & Fuel Injection Systems. Phil has and continues to instruct classes on Cessna Aircraft systems for the Cessna Pilots Association.

Our facility continues to grow and has extended our services as an Authorized Cirrus Aircraft Service Center and a Certified CubCrafters Service Center, with trained professionals who work hard to earn your trust.