February 2018 Newsletter


Greeting from GTU Jet!

I would like to take this opportunity to welcome A.C.S. Avionics to KGTU. Located in Building 3, directly south of the main GTU Jet FBO ramp, A.C.S. comes to us from a very successful location at Taylor Municipal Airport. A.C.S. is a full service avionics shop with a strong reputation for providing great service. Consider them for all your avionics needs.

Additionally, coming soon to GTU Jet is Aero Works. Aero Works is a subsidiary of Austin Interiors of Round Rock. Aero Works is a full service provider of complete restoration, enhancement, and protection systems in the auto, aviation, marine, and commercial sectors. Aero Works will have an office location in the main FBO, Building 4. Stay tuned for their grand opening.

GTU Jet was recently awarded the City of Georgetown Chamber of Commerce Cornerstone Award for Public Safety. We are honored receive this award for our part in the hurricane Harvey relief effort. We are very proud to be a part of the Georgetown community and humbled by the recognition from the Chamber of Commerce.

As always, we thank you for your support and for allowing us to serve you.


Brad Lamb General Manager

GTU Jet has office space available in Building 4 - conveniently located for easy access to the airport runways. The available 654 square foot area includes five (5) offices, a separate entrance, and shared access to the restrooms and break room.

Space is filling up fast so make 2018 the year to sign a lease! Give Brad Lamb a call at (512) 869-0900.


Due to impending weather, Stephanie Nichols' 7th Annual Car and Vintage plane show has been rescheduled for Saturday, March 3. Proceeds benefit CPL Alan Babin. Click here to participate or for more information.


Troy Hightower started at GTU Jet in August as a Line Service Technician. A week after Troy, started Hurricane Harvey hit and the airlift missions began. Troy jumped right in, helping wherever he could.

Troy retired from the Army three years prior to joining the GTU Jet team. An airplane enthusiast, Troy's favorite part of the job is learning more about airplanes.

When not at GTU Jet, Troy enjoys watching television and yard work.


Congratulations to our Line Service Technician, Scott, for receiving our Employee of the Month award.

Scott has been at GTU Jet since September 2017 and brought a wealth of knowledge with him. As an aircraft refueler in the Air Force, Scott was able to hit the ground running. His team-player attitude is just one of the many reasons we appreciate having him here.

Congratulations, Scott. Thanks for all you do!


On February 9, GTU Jet was awarded the Cornerstone award for public safety by the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce, for our efforts during the hurricane Harvey airlift mission last September. We are honored to accept this award and are grateful to have been a part of the mission.


Our goal everyday is to exceed your expectations. Nothing makes us happier than when you share your positive experiences with fellow pilots - it let's us know we're doing something right!

Help us spread the word by logging into your favorite aviation website to leave a review. Use the following direct links to save time: FlightAware, AirNav, AOPA Airports, and ForeFlight (requires login). Have a less than stellar experience? We want to hear from you too. Please contact General Manager Brad Lamb at (512) 869-0900.

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