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CNI Aviation, LLC

Providing Professional Services Including Engineering, Technical Support, and Program Management

Who We Are

Headquartered in Oklahoma City, OK, CNI Aviation, LLC (CNIAV) provides aviation-related professional services including engineering, technical support, and program management. CNIAV received its LLC charter from the state of Oklahoma in 2003 and was accepted into the SBA 8(a) program in 2004, graduating in 2013 after completing the full term of nine years in the program. CNIAV holds the ISO 9001:2008 and AS9100 certifications. CNIAV has a history of strong performance resulting in a high degree of customer satisfaction which is reflected in top Contractor Performance Assessment Report (CPAR) ratings and consistent award of contract option periods. In 2010 CNIAV received the FAA Small Business of the Year Award for excellence in performance of FAA contracts.

What We Offer

Our team of highly skilled and dedicated engineers and technical support personnel provide world-class contract support to a variety of Federal aviation and aviation-related missions with focus on the USAF and FAA. Whether our customers are seeking change management expertise or support for on-going mission requirements, CNIAV steps up to provide comprehensive, tailored solutions.


What We Do

CNIAV provides a variety of aviation technical and professional services:

  • Program Management 
  • Contractor Logistics Support
  • Aircrew and Maintenance Training Device Modifications
  • Special Operations Forces (SOF) Aircraft Modifications
  • Ground-based Electronics Engineering
  • Advisory and Assistance Services (A&AS) Support for Weapon System Program Offices)
  • Aviation-related Subject Matter Experts
  • Air Traffic Controller Training
  • Development of Instrument Flight Procedures

As the prime (sole) contractor on the FAA National Airway Systems (NAS) Engineering Contract, CNIAV provides second-level engineering of the following types of systems:

  • Navigation and Landing Systems
  • Weather Systems 
  • Communication Systems
  • Airport Radar Systems
  • Ground Power Systems 
  • Surface Surveillance Systems

As the prime (sole) contractor supporting the AFMC Rapid Development Integration Facility (RDIF) CNIAV has fabricated and provided/installed modifications on the following aircraft types:

  • C-130 (multiple types)
  • UAVs (Reaper, Predator, Global Hawk)
  • HH-60
  • B-2
  • B-1
  • B-52
  • C-5
  • F-22
  • F-15

Other Strengths 

  • DCMA-approved Government Property Management System
  • DCAA-approved Accounting System
  • TS Facility Security Clearance and Full-time Facility Security Officer
  • Field Office near Wright-Patterson AFB, OH

Our Team

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Terry McKenzie, Manager, CNI Aviation LLC

Broad experience leading USAF and contractor teams performing large/complex operational and technical projects. Ten yearsí service with CNI following eight years with other Federal contractors and a 26-year USAF career.

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Ray Dennie, Sr Program Manager

Highly experienced aviation professional (technician and maintenance officer) and contract manager. Nine yearsí service with CNI following two years with other Federal contractors and a 32-year USAF career