LABOR RATES (updated 10/1/2016)
Maintenance: $85 / hr
After-hours*: $250 / hr (one hr min, subject to availability)
Fabric and advanced maintenance work: $95 / hr ; Please call for quote.
Annual Inspections (Certificated aircraft): $400 + $85 / hr work time
Condition Inspections (Experimental aircraft): $950 (includes up to 12 hrs of labor) + $85 / hr extra work time
Owner-Assisted Condition Inspections: Please call for quote
All parts and materials (e.g. gaskets, oil & filters) are extra charges in addition to the inspection flat rate.
We bill based on Time & Materials unless otherwise pre-arranged. Estimates may be provided upon request and will be made in good-faith.
All jobs are billed 1 hr minimum and in 15 min (0.25 hr) increments after that. Payment is expected upon completion of service. Therefore, invoices are due upon receipt.
Mike’s often hires outside vendors for specialized services (e.g. A&Ps with Inspection Authorizations, welders, etc…). Their parts & labor rates are separate and will be invoiced accordingly.
*Normal business hours are M-F, 9 am – 5 pm. After-hours rates apply to nights & weekends. We are closed on holidays.
We are pleased to accept Cash, Check, MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover. Credit cards subject to additional 2.75% bank fee.
PARTS AND MATERIALS*
Parts and materials (including consumables), associated crating charges & shipping costs will be paid for by the customer. These will be itemized on the final invoice. Please note that Mike’s has no control over shipping costs, especially related to shipment of large items.
*Mike’s AeroClassics only accepts NEW and YELLOW-TAGGED parts. In some cases, we may accept an owner-produced part provided it meets FAA requirements. We reserve the right to charge labor for time spent verifying airworthiness of owner-supplied parts.
LATE CHARGES FOR UNPAID INVOICES
LABOR: A Late Fee equal to 1.5% of unpaid labor balance will be added beginning 14 days after invoice due date. Late fees will accrue monthly thereafter.
PARTS AND MATERIALS: A Late Fee equal to 10% of unpaid parts balance will be added beginning 14 days after invoice due date. Late fees will accrue monthly thereafter.
Mike’s AeroClassics requests at least one (1) business day notice of cancellation / rescheduling for all appointments.*
Upon cancellation, Mike’s AeroClassics will be reimbursed by customer for parts & materials already purchased for their repair(s). These items will be stored until the repair can be made, until the customer picks up the materials or for one year, whichever is first. After one year, parts and materials become property of Mike’s AeroClassics.
*Does not apply when inclement weather or safety issues delay travel to Mike’s hangar.