NAASCO has served the aviation industry for over 35 years as a FAA and EASA approved repair station and our leadership team brings a combined electrical, mechanical, and avionics experience of over 250 years.
James Leslie – Director of Quality Control and Engineering
As the Director of Quality Control and Engineering of NAASCO, James is responsible for the performance of our engineering department and ensuring our manufactured, repaired, and overhauled products meet or exceeds set standards of quality, reliability and performance.
What started as a summer job in grade school, then part time through college to full time has turned into a career with NAASCO. Through various positions within the company he earned his Non Destructive Testing (NDT) Certificate’s and Certified Qualified Auditor (CQA) and has been managing the Quality and Engineering departments for over 20 years.
Additionally holds a United Stated Coast Guard Captains License so in the warmer months you can find him charting clients along the south shore of Long Island, or pleasure boating with family. During the winter months he is normally spending time in the Adirondacks Mountains at his family camp.