Precision Turbines, Inc.
3300 Airport Road
Boca Raton Airport
Hangar 4, Suite 108
Boca Raton, FL 33431

info@precisionturbines.AERO
ph 561.447.0032
fax 561.807.5424

Mission Statement

Precision Turbines’ corporate mission is to provide the worldwide aviation community with outstanding customer service while creating a work place that fosters innovation and individual growth in character and spirit. Our business goals are to achieve growth in revenue, increased market share and continued new product development. The company is founded on the best customer service in the world. Business is conducted with complete integrity and the highest standards of ethics. We are totally committed to team work, individual respect, hard work, innovative engineering and the best business practices which will result in the long term success of Precision Turbines and our Team Members.

Robert Spahr, CEO, Precision Turbines, Inc.

Bob SpahrRobert Spahr began his aviation career as a US Navy P-3 pilot and completed a 15,000 hour, 32 year career, with American Airlines as a B-777 Captain. Unique to a flying career he worked 8 years for the Northrop Corporation as a Product Application Engineer and Product Manager, engineering and marketing avionics to prime contractors including, Boeing, Hughes, Martin, Ford, RCA, McDonald Douglas, LTV, USN, USAF and NASA.

Experience
American Airlines (1984 – 2011; 1979 – 1981)

  • Captain 777, Captain 757/767, Captain A300, Captain 727, Co-Pilot 727, Co-Pilot MD 80, Flight Engineer 727;
  • Approximately 15,000 flying hours and ATP ratings L188, CE500, 727, A300, 757, 767, 777;
  • Extensive domestic and international experience, including Caribbean, Latin America, South America, and Europe.

Northrop, Precision Products Division (1981 – 1988)

  • Sales Consultant, Product Development Manager, Application Engineer;
  • Responsible for sales and marketing of Inertial Navigation Systems to prime contractors, U. S. Military, and NASA;
  • Customers included TRW, Rockwell, RCA, LTV, Texas Instruments, Lockheed, Ford, Boeing, USAF, USN, and NASA;
  • Product line consisted of highly integrated systems of electronic and electro-magnetic devices, with focus on tactical weapon and GPS inertial guidance and two and three axis attitude reference for Space Launch Vehicles and Satellites;
  • Increased sales from $3 million to $6 million;
  • Achieved the best profit margins within the division;
  • Marketed Micro Optic Gyro and Ring Laser Gyro to government agencies;
  • Program involvement includes Space Shuttle, Titan, Goes Satellites, GPS Satellites, AMRAAM Missiles, Harpoon, Phoenix, and Cruise Missiles.

Commissioned Officer, U. S. Navy & Naval Reserve (1972 – 1985)

  • Naval Aviator, NATOPS Instructor Pilot, Maintenance Test Pilot, Aircraft Commander, Mission Commander;
  • Missions included Anti-Submarine Warfare, Ocean Surveillance, and Special Intelligence.

Education

  • Master of Science, Business Administration, Naval Postgraduate School (1973);
  • Bachelor of Science, Engineering & Management, United States Naval Academy (1972).

Certifications & Licenses

  • SAMS Marine Surveyor SA;
  • Real Estate Sales Associate;
  • Florida Building Contractor;
  • ATP, Commercial Multi, Flight Instructor, Flight Engineer.