5001 Bodenhamer Road
Harlingen,  Texas   78550
Tel: 956-423-7317

Business Overview

GULF AVIATION...Supporting Your Wings and More since 1979!

Gulf Aviation is a family owned and operated Fixed Base Operator located at Valley International Airport-Harlingen, Texas for over 40 years providing premiere aviation support, aircraft maintenance and management throughout South Texas. Our airport is the largest and has the longest runways within the Rio Grande Valley region.  We have approximately 15 employees and provide multiple aviation and ground support maintenance services to the commercial, business, and leisure aviation community flying into Valley International Airport. Gulf Aviation currently has the largest fuel storage capacity on the airfield providing aircraft fuel services for Jet A, 100LL Avgas, and ground support equipment and other support vehicles requiring diesel and unleaded.  Our tank locations cover both the west and east sides of the airport alongside with 3-Jet A Refuelers, 1-Avgas Refueler, and a diesel and unleaded service trailer.

Why try Gulf Aviation? We are more than a service company and genuinely care about our customers.  Our services go beyond our customer’s expectations. Gulf Aviation is devoted to customer service and commitment to doing whatever it takes to accommodate our client’s flights.  Because we are family oriented, we go the extra mile to make sure your trip is hassle free!


Services Offered

Support services offered include but are not limited to:

  • Avgas, Jet A fuel and into plane services
  • Diesel, & Unleaded fuel services
  • GPU starts
  • Air cart Starts
  • Baggage handling
  • Computer rooms/Phone rooms
  • On-site rental cars/courtesy cars
  • Pilot Lounge
  • Nap Rooms/Showers
  • Corporate hotel rates
  • Phillips 66 dealer
  • Wing points program participant
  • Quick Turn service
  • NATA Safety 1st Certified Representatives

 So, whether you need a quick turn or a hanger to store your aircraft, Gulf Aviation offers the best FBO services to get you where you need to be when you need to be there!