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Certification and Certificate Transfer Assistance for:

  • Aviation maintenance technical schools
  • Repair Stations
  • Commercial & Commuter operators.
  • Quality Assurance Reviews
  • Aircraft System Engineering
  • Aircraft Accident Investigation Reviews
  • Aircraft Market Appraisals
  • Training, Lectures & Presentations

About Joe Tepedino:

Joe's career started as an airplane mechanic in the Air Force; followed by a variety of maintenance, teaching, management and engineering positions in the aviation industry. He was also employed by the Federal Aviation Administration as an Aviation Safety Inspector. His formal education consists of an Associate in Applied Science Degree from the Academy of Aeronautics; a Bachelor of Science Degree from the State University of New York; followed by completion of Graduate Studies in Business Administration from C.W.Post College.
Joe also holds a Six Sigma Greenbelt Certificate from Honeywell Aerospace and has attended the Airbus A-380 Maintenance Certifying Engineer School in Toulouse, France.


"As the Fleet Manager for Manhattan Helicopters, I have known Joe Tepedino for over 15 years. First a college professor then as a mentor, we have worked closely together on many projects. Starting with, making guidance systems for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles; as a young student of his in keeping our NYC skies safer, I've always seeked his advice. I recommend Joe as your resource for your aviation questions needs. “

Manju Nalawatta, Fleet Manager for Manhattan Helicopters

"ZIP AVIATION had contacted Joe Tepedino for guidance and needed documentation to become a certificated CFR Part 135  Scheduled Commuter airline. As a former FAA inspector,  Joe's impeccable professionalism, his research and organizational skills proved extremely helpful to us to navigate thru many hurdles during the initial filing process. We recommend Joe's services as a consultant  with highest regard. "

- Ralph Molfetta Director of Operations for ZIP AVIATION

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Joe Tepedino, President

PO Box 851, Farmingdale,
New York, 11735