Meet the Team

Contract Pilots and Specialty Flight Training

A small, boutique aviation consulting firm located in Tucson, Arizona.  Founded in 2008, we have been providing quality services in Arizona and nationwide....

Paul Besing


Paul started flying in 1994, after scraping student loan funds together and got his Private Pilot's License in 1996.  Furthered his career in the U.S. Army, as an AH64D Apache helicopter pilot.  He has worked as a flight instructor in Part 141 and Part 61 schools.  He has corporate Part 91 experience, as well as demanding single pilot IFR Part 135 cargo operations.  His flying passion is cross country soaring in gliders throughout the southwest. 

"At Desert Air, our mantra is Professionalism and Safety.  Trust our staff to provide you the best possible service for your airplane and your training needs"

Paul Besing, Founder, Desert Air Pilot Services, LLC

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