About Us/Company Overview

Our Unique Qualities

Pentastar Aviation is the premier aviation provider in Southeast Michigan, servicing both regional and global travelers from our Executive Terminal Operation (ETO) at Oakland County International Airport in Waterford, Michigan.

Our History

Pentastar Aviation boasts a rich history. Established in 1964—originally as the internal flight department for the Chrysler Corporation—Today, under the ownership and nearly century-old family legacy of Edsel B. Ford II, we provide aircraft management, advisory services, aircraft maintenance, avionics services, interior services, award-winning FBO services, industry-leading Fivestar® Gourmet catering, and private jet charter operated through Pentastar Aviation Charter, Inc.

A leader in the world of private aviation, Pentastar has:

A reputation for safety and service excellence…proven by consistently winning awards and receiving accolades for our attention to safe operations and customer service excellence. In fact, we are one of the most awarded private aviation companies in the U.S., a distinction that reflects our world-class service.

Extensive expertise…stemming from more than 50 years of experience in the aviation industry managing and maintaining all types of aircraft in domestic and international operations.

Diverse operational capabilities…an all-encompassing provider, we offer FBO services, Fivestar Gourmet catering, aircraft management services, private jet charter, MRO services and advisory services capabilities, which few competitors can match.

Personalized service…big enough to provide a wide variety of services but small enough to ensure personal attention. We offer comprehensive solutions that are customized to meet your individual aviation needs.

An unwavering mission of professionalism and integrity…long-standing members of the most respected associations in our industry with strict Codes of Ethics that are rigorously adhered to and guide our business practices.