Aircraft Mechanics

Josh Tech.jpgJoshua Shea

Chief Mechanic/Inspector/A&P 

As a rated pilot Josh was always interested in how the airplane worked and the ever changing technology in aviation. He spent 8+ years in the military working with aircraft electrical, avionics, and weapon systems for Army helicopters. After his military service ended he became an aircraft mechanic and has been working with general aviation aircraft for the past 20+ years. Josh is an A&P with specialized Cirrus training. (CAPS, composite repair, paint, Garmin perspective). Josh loves spending his off time with his Wife Megan, and his two hockey playing daughters, Kara and Hadey. The family loves being in the woods, or in a tent or on a trail. 


IMG_3738.JPG  Lydell Newby, II

Customer Service Manager/ Sales and Marketing/Inspector/A&P

Lydell began his mechanical career 40 years ago in the race car industry. With over 25 years in a management position,  Lydell now uses his skills as an A&P Technician. Lydell has been fascinated with aviation his entire life. His father owned a couple of planes so Lydell has been around aviation his entire life. One of his favorite pastimes today is maintaining and flying his own Piper PA28R aircraft! Lydell also lives for the time he spends with his family. Lydell and his wife Jennifer have been together over 36 years. We also thank Lydell for serving our country in the Navy and Naval Reserves.They have two sons, Lydell III and West. The other two furry family members are Mr. Tootles (Co-Pilot) and Jazze. 



Mechanics 003.JPGAaron Simmons


Aaron had an interest in aviation from an early age. He received his private pilot license at the University of Minnesota Crookston. He graduated from Northland Community & Technical college with his A&P license and is currently pursuing advanced Cirrus and Cessna training to further his knowledge as a mechanic. Aaron grew up in the great state of MN and loves working on aircraft and as a team at TCA.  Aaron also has earned his Inspection Authorization as of 2018. 



IMG_3736.JPG  Bee Yang

Avionics Installation/A&P


 Bio coming soon

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