Executive Flight Center News
Executive Flight Center Celebrates 10 Years as KMDQ FBOProudly Marking a Decade of Growth and Service to Aviation in North Alabama
April 18, 2014
Executive Flight Center is proudly marking 10 years of operation at KMDQ, Madison County Executive Airport in Meridianville, Alabama.
Founded by Ray and Donna Meyer in 2004, the FBO has increased total fuel sales volume over 300% since that first day. “This 10th anniversary is a great milestone for us,” said Ray Meyer, President of Executive Flight Center. “We are very pleased that our customers have recognized the value of our FBO and the Executive Airport.”
“During our tenure at KMDQ, the airport has added an ILS, GPS/WAAS approaches, and extended the runway from 5000’ to 6500’. These improvements have had a significant impact on attracting the larger corporate jet traffic. We’re excited to continue our growth into the next ten years”, stated Donna Meyer.
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Executive Flight Center Largest Chart Dealer in AlabamaJune 15, 2009
Executive Flight Center is pleased to announce we have been listed by NACO as the number 1 dealer in chart sales in the state of Alabama. In addition, EFC is one of only 4 dealers in the state to qualify for chart dealer status in the new dealer model effective October 5, 2009.
EFC carries charts for the entire US in stock and can always custom order a set for an upcoming trip. Standing/subscription orders can be kept on file and for MDQ based aircraft, charts can even be delivered to your hangar for your convenience. A new online chart store is being added to the web site to enable easier ordering for mail orders to be shipped regardless of your location.
EFC is also accepting Chart Outlets who wish to continue (or begin) selling Aeronautical and Nautical charts in other FBOs, pilot shops, map stores, and other retail settings. Contact Donna at 256.828.1403 for information on becoming a chart outlet.
Executive Flight Center Rental Fleet AdditionsJanuary 1, 2009
A Cessna 152 Sparrowhawk rounds out our fleet as the new low cost primary and instrument trainer. Let this be your stimulus package to get back in the air while saving cash.
November 1, 2008
Duchess N5149M has been added to our rental fleet for multi-engine private, commercial, instrument, CFI, and ATP training.
ILS 18 CommissionedMay 10, 2007
Madison County Executive Airport is pleased to announce the certification of our ILS 18 approach. Combined with our LPV RNAV approaches for both 18 and 36, as well as our VOR/DME approach, it is now much easier for you to plan an arrival into MDQ with the certainty you will be able to land in just about any weather.
Executive Flight Center Ribbon CuttingJuly 22, 2004
Executive Flight Center celebrated our Grand Opening with a Ribbon Cutting on July 22, 2004. As the new Fixed Based Operator at KMDQ, we are pleased to provide necessary ground support services to based and visiting aircraft. Flight training, aircraft rental, and a comprehensive pilot shop are available as well.