Vincent Smith

near Houston, TX... will relocate

Primary: Corporate Pilot
Secondary: Fractional Pilot
Total Time: 12,080
Multi Engine Land: 9,400

About Me

Vincent Smith is a seasoned aviator with over 28 years of professional flying experience, dedicated to both enhancing flight safety and providing world-class, anticipatory customer service. He currently serves as an independent contractor and recently was with Southwestern Energy Company for eleven years in Houston, Texas where he flew a fleet of two Cessna Citation Sovereign aircraft throughout North America and the Caribbean. Prior to his current position, Vince worked for many years as a Part 91 and Part 135 on-demand charter pilot in both short and long-range aircraft and has extensive international operations experience including missions performed throughout the North Atlantic, Europe, the Middle East, and Russia. This experience, combined with his professionalism and safety-driven approach to business aviation has allowed him to make a positive impact on many flight organizations throughout the United States. Additionally, Vince is an active General Aviation pilot and flies a variety of light single-engine aircraft as a volunteer and advocate for the EAA Young Eagles program. 

Certifications

Airline Transport Pilot
Airplane Multi Engine Land
Flight Instructor
Airplane
Airplane Single Engine
Airplane Multi Engine
Instrument Airplane

Type Ratings

CE-680/A, CE-500/A, N-265/A, HS-125/A, CE-650/A, DA-2000/A, G-IV/A

Flight Time

12,080 hours
9,400 hours
5,300

Special Training

RVSM Certified, Atlantic Crossing/Ops, European Ops, CPR Training

Aircraft Experience

Citation 680 Sovereign
Daily Rate: 1,120 - 1,200
Total: 1,892 hours
PIC: 946 hours
SIC: 946 hours
Last Recurrent: 05/2018
Citation 500
Daily Rate: 0 - 2,000
Total: 2,000 hours
PIC: 1,000 hours
SIC: 1,000 hours

Employment History

Jan 2008 - Jan 2019
Southwestern Energy Company
Pilot In Command
  • Transport passengers throughout North America and Caribbean under FAR Part 91 regulations.
  • Perform pre/post-flight inspections, calculate weight/balance data, and complete flight risk analyses prior to each flight.
Nov 2004 - Dec 2007
Dominion Energy
Pilot In Command
  • Conducted FAR Part 91 passenger flights throughout continental United States.
  • Ensured flight plan accuracy with dispatch, arranged passenger transportation, and maintained navigation chart subscriptions.
  • Reviewed aircraft document regulatory compliance, managed aircraft stock, and verified passenger catering.
Jan 2019 - Present
Independent Contract Pilot - Sovereign
PIC/SIC CE-680

Education History

Jun 1996 - Dec 1997
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Bachelors
3.00 GPA
Professional Aeronautics

Languages Spoken

Language
Fluency

English

Fluent