McKinney Air Center named top FBO in Pilots’ Choice Awards

McKinney Air Center named top FBO in Pilots’ Choice Awards
May 2, 2014
McKinney Air Center, the fixed based operator (FBO) that provides fuel and other services to aircraft at McKinney National Airport, has been named best in the nation in the 2014 Pilots’ Choice Awards by

In announcing the award, FltPlan stated: “FltPlan pilots agree that [McKinney Air Center] provides the exceptional customer service that pilots and passengers have come to expect at this general aviation hot spot.” is an online company whose services include flight tracking, e-APIS submissions, GPS RAIM predictions and a Federal Aviation Administration-approved weather service. McKinney National Airport’s air traffic control tower was also named No. 1 in the Pilots’ Choice Awards.

The award survey was open to more than 145,000 pilots, representing more than 65 percent of all business aviation, according to a city release. More than 1,000 FBOs received votes from FltPlan-registered users, and the pilots’ favorites reached the top, according to the website.

Ken Wiegand, McKinney National Airport executive director, said: “The first and last impressions that corporate decision-makers and other passengers have of our community and region begin at McKinney National Airport and McKinney Air Center. We thank our staff for their dedication and passion for their work and look forward to continuing to provide all of our customers with exceptional service.”

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Contact Information

McKinney Air Center
1500 E. Industrial Blvd.
Suite 100
McKinney, TX 75069
Phone: 972-547-3401 or 469-352-0187