Capabilities Statement

Conklin & de Decker, founded in 1989, is a leader in aviation research, consulting and education with offices in Massachusetts, Texas and Arizona. The company focuses on fixed- and rotary- wing aircraft operating cost, performance and specification databases, maintenance management software, financial management, fleet planning, market research, aviation tax issues, and financial, tax and management seminars. Conklin & de Decker consults with numerous individuals, corporations and government agencies worldwide. Studies for Federal Government agencies have focused on Aviation Business Case Studies (Exhibit 300) for both fixed and rotary wing aircraft operations as well as A-76 and “should-cost” studies. More information on their products and services, copies of articles published can be found on their website, www.conklindd.com.

We do both level-of-effort contracts and firm fixed price contracts. Contract size is typically $10,000 to 50,000 for firm fixed price contracts and $100,000 to $150,000 per year for level of effort contracts.

We annually sponsor a $5,000 scholarship for an undergraduate full-time student majoring in business aviation management at a 4-year aviation college