Amit K. Patel

Chief Operating Officer/Pilot

Amit Patel, a graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, FL has always known from his childhood that he wanted to become a pilot. Growing up in the hospitality industry and managing various hotels/properties from Virginia to Georgia, he brings years of business and entrepreneurial experience to Iron Eagle Aviation. Amit’s interest in aircraft management began over a decade ago when he realized he could combine the skills he has learned from the hospitality industry with his flying skills in the corporate flying world.

As Chief Operating Officer, Amit is responsible for leading the company and overseeing all facets of Iron Eagle Aviation.

Amit is a licensed Airline Transport Pilot, holding a type ratings in the Phenom 300, Gulfstream 200, Hawker 800XP, Falcon 50/900, and King Air 350. He also holds commercial pilot privileges for single engine airplanes, and is a certified flight instructor.