Al joined Helinet Aviation in 2004. As Vice President of Operations, he is responsible for flight operations safety and compliance with all FAA regulations and company policies, and communicating with the FAA and TSA. Al has extensive experience as an ENG (electronic news gathering), charter, and medical transport pilot. Prior to this position, he was the Operations Manager from 2008 until July, 2015. His ratings include Commercial Pilot Helicopter, Instrument Helicopter, CFI Helicopter and CFI Instrument Helicopter.