Castle Aviation News

Michael H Grossmann is jumping for joy because of the strong growth Castle Aviation has had the last 3 years but especially 2012. A 29% jump in one year was a great surprise says Grossmann. But he quickly recognizes that it was not possible without the hard work and dedication of the entire Castle team. […]

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February 6, 2012 Michael H Grossmann, President and Owner of Castle Aviation, is proud to announce that Cessna has approved Castle AM, a division of Castle Aviation, as its latest single engine service facility. Castle Aviation which has been in business since 1984 has been expanding its maintenance capabilities since they took over Summit Air’s […]

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My Biggest Mistake and How I Fixed It The Company Castle Aviation is a 25-year-old charter air business that transports both packages and passengers, primarily business travelers. The Akron-based courier service operates eight aircraft and employs 19 people. The Mistake I've always wanted to build a charter aircraft business. But I got caught up with [...]

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Akron-based facility offers multifaceted services “I’ve wanted to be a pilot since I was a little kid, but for a long time it didn’t seem possible,” Mike Grossmann, president of Castle Aviation, told AIN. Born in Germany and raised in Buffalo, N.Y., Grossmann and his family moved to Youngstown, Ohio when he was 14. “Not [...]

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Finds “Silver” Lining in the Clouds June 30, 2009 Akron, Ohio – Castle Aviation, Inc. celebrates 25 years in the business aviation industry. The company provides cost effective air propeller service with the privacy and convenience of jet travel, at a fraction of the cost. Castle Aviation has been recognized as a leader and innovator […]

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June, 2009 — Cleveland, Ohio Client: Control Line Equipment, Inc. Challenge: Mike Rotella, President of Control Line Equipment, Inc., based in Cleveland, Ohio recently had an opportunity to purchase a business that was located in Joplin, Missouri. Rotella had less than two days to plan his trip to Joplin. The nearest commercial airport to Joplin is […]

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May 18, 2009 — Akron, Ohio Celebrating its 25th year in business, Castle Aviation Inc. announced today that it will take over aircraft maintenance at the Akron Fulton International Airport (KAKR) from Summit Air. The agreement will allow aircraft from general aviation-size to light business jets to receive a range of light and heavy maintenance services. […]

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When a pilot pulls his aircraft up into the wild blue, he enjoys being in the wide-open space. When that pilot happens to own an air cargo company, he also enjoys having a wide-open space. “With 1270 cubic feet of cargo space, “Michael Grossmann says about his Castle Aviation’s new SAAB 340 cargo plane, “there [...]

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