Joseph Smith

near Charlotte, NC... will relocate

Primary: Corporate Pilot
Secondary: Helicopter Pilot
Additional locations: Salt Lake City

About Me

My name is Joe Smith, I am 48 years old and I love everything aviation. I am father to 5 wonderful kids ages 6 to 12. My wife is a stay at home mom. Having recently entered the helicopter world it has been an amazing experience. I love anything outdoors and spending time with my family. 


Airline Transport Pilot
Airplane Multi Engine Land
Commercial Pilot
Airplane Single Engine Land
Instrument Airplane
Instrument Helicopter

Type Ratings

CE-500/A, CE-650/A, DA-20/A, LR-45/A, LR-JET/A

Employment History

Mar 1993 - Nov 1994
National Health Labs
Line pilot

Flew BE-58, BE-36 and PA-32 transporting biomedical tests and screenings throughout NC, SC, TN and GA

Jun 1993 - Jul 1996
T&J Ventures
Chief Pilot

Chief Pilot in charge of flight department consisting of a PA-31 from 03/93 to 12/93, and a BE-200 from 12/93 to 07/96

Jul 1996 - Feb 1998
Atlantic Aero, Inc
Line Captain

FAR part 135 Charter Captain

Feb 1998 - Oct 1998
Salem Leasing
First Officer
Oct 1998 - Aug 1999
Sandler Management Group
Captain Lear Jet 25
Aug 1999 - Feb 2002
AWH Corporation
Captain Lear 35 and 24
Mar 2002 - Dec 2010
Jan 2011 - Present
Apple REIT Companies
Chief Pilot

Chief Pilot managing and flying two Lear Jet 40XR’s, a Cessna Caravan, a Beechcraft Baron and a Bell 206l4 Helicopter. 

Languages Spoken