ABOUT TRINITY AVIATION
For over 20 years, Trinity Aviation has established a foundation within the aircraft sales and acquisitions industry in buying and selling quality helicopters.
Here at Trinity Aviation, we pride ourselves on treating you with the utmost respect. Additionally, we encourage our clients to grow with our company by allowing us to establish a trust based business relationship, driven by faith and based on a strong commitment to ethical codes of conduct. Trinity Aviation is dedicated in building our loyalty by creating mutually beneficial long-term customer relationships.
In 2015, Trinity established a relationship with MDHI, which allowed us the opportunity to offer our clients the full line of new MD helicopters, as well as guide current MD owners through the acquisition, liquidation, and fleet modernization processes. We are proud to offer our clients some of the best solutions possible in rotary wing aviation, and we hope it’s a reflection of our commitment to quality over time.
If you’d like to learn even more about us, reach out to us through our contact us page.
GARY SHIPMAN, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Gary has set his high work ethic from being a plumber in his dad’s business before branching off on his aviation career. He and his family have called Texas their home since birth. The aviation industry has brought him from helicopter instructor to ENG pilot to corporate pilot. Resulting in the accumulation of multiple ratings including; Gold seal certified instrument flight instructor in SEL, MEL, and Helicopter. All while expanding his experience and knowledge in aircraft sales and becoming an MD helicopter authorized dealer in 2015. Gary’s cool calm and collective personality allows for this business to stand for over 17 years. He acknowledges and credits all to God and knows he will “get by giving”.
OSCAR CASTELLANOS, VICE PRESIDENT
Oscar’s work diversity and Military background allows him to work well under pressure, be patient, and think outside the box. All necessary things in this ever-evolving aviation industry. He truly enjoys representing this amazing product and building long lasting relationships with every single person he engages. Whether it be a simple question, or you are ready to buy an MD helicopter, rest assure Oscar will give you his undivided attention and always point you in the right direction.
JORDI SHIPMAN, ACCOUNTING AND MARKETING DIRECTOR
Jordi graduated from Tarleton State University in 2017 with a B.S. in Mathematics, a concentrated in Financial Analysis. Growing up with a helicopter enthusiast as a father, she always held a love for rotorcraft. She joined the Trinity Aviation team upon graduation. Jordi handles the accounting and marketing side of the business, along with web design and assisting with closing contracts. With such knowledge, she benefits the customer by providing the best financial solution for every aircraft purchased.
ALAN SHIPMAN, RESEARCH AND SALES ASSOCIATE
Alan graduated from Georgetown High School in May 2016. A Texas native, Alan has always pursued the hospitality industry. Being a people person, his dad brought him on board to develop Trinity Aviation’s customer relations. He looks forward to the different people the industry will bring, along with furthering his helicopter knowledge.
NINA, PROFESSIONAL GREETER
Last but definitely not least, Nina is the smiling face of Trinity Aviation. She gives all clients a friendly welcome while visiting. Her day-to-day routine consists of greeting clients, and excessive napping.