MEKCO a leading global cabin solutions provider offering Cabin Connectivity, Repairs of Cabin Components, Software & Content upgrades, In Seat Power & Installations.
Mr. Utset is the founder of MEKCO Group Aviation and serves as President / CEO. Prior to starting MEKCO Group, Bill was the Sr. Vice President of Operations for CR Media, Corp. launching the first portable media player in the car rental industry for Hertz®, with the Nick On The Go®. From 1997 to 2007, he led the On Board Maintenance Service locations for Rockwell Collins in the United States and South America. In 1987, Bill launched the FAA Repair Facility for AVICOM International in Miami, Florida, expanding that facility from humble beginnings to a facility of over 20,000 sq. ft. He also launched the first hand-held portable video player concept in 1995 for American Airlines, which paved the way for today’s portable IFE market. Bill has over 30 plus years of experience in the aviation industry managing, directing, and launching service organizations.
With over 80 customers worldwide, AirFi America, a division of MEKCO Group Aviation, a 145 FAA/EASA repair facility, is managing sales and installations in North and South America. Knowing the costs for airlines after the initial purchase, the AirFi solutions offer more than just wireless entertainment with connectivity and POS upgrades available when the airlines are ready. And best of all, the system is completely scalable from jumbo jets to regional carriers, at price points that make sense for all operators.