Desert Rat Aviation, LLC is your premiere classic and modern aircraft maintenance and restoration service. Our shop is located in Maricopa, Arizona and our staff has over 75 years of combined service and experience to assist you with any project...large or small. We pride ourselves on providing only the highest quality workmanship for all of your aircraft service, repair, and restoration needs.


We specialize in aircraft maintenance, repair, and ground up classic aircraft restorations; this is what we do best. We build only the best aircraft for people who want award winning quality at competitive, honest-value rates.


If you have been thinking: "Who should I choose to build my project?" "Should I trust my project to a facility thousands of miles away? At Desert Rat Aviation, quality and trust are critical imperatives. As you look through our website and browse the sections you will see that we only perform the highest quality techniques on our many different types of projects. We are an excellent choice for your project because we are passionate about classic aviation. We are happy to build projects for people want to make their dream of owning a classic aircraft come true. This is our main goal and we take great pleasure in doing so!