Enabling flight, one dream at a time


Know our clients and delight them.

RG Aero is an aerospace manufacturing, service and support company with its headquarters based in Albuquerque, NM USA. Our portfolio of operations includes manufacturing of Hot Air Balloons under license agreement from Adams Aerostats, along with airplane, helicopter retrofits, modification, upgrades and aircraft sales.

Kevin W Haynes
Founder/ Chief Executive

Kevin is an all around aviator with a Master of Aviation Science. He is rated as a Helicopter, Airplane and Balloon pilot and maintains his Inspection Authorization mechanics license. He is an instructor for avionics, and has experience internationally in sales, operations and efficiency and general business management on 4 continents.

Andrea Giron Benavides

Andrea is an Aeronautical Engineer with experience in Project Engineering, Program Management and Business Administration at major aircraft OEMs such as Sikorsky Aircraft and Eclipse Aerospace.

Felipe Cardoso
Brand Manager/IT

Felipe designed and maintains our IT systems and brand, his expertise and artistic eye are responsible for all of our brand presentation media.

Juan Giron Benavides
Production Consultant

Juan is a balloon pilot and production consultant who oversees our envelope production line. He is experienced in resource and equipment management with several year experience in the oil & gas industry.

Carlos Pardo
Production Consultant

Carlos is our gondola production specialist, with a background in commercial laboratories. His knowledge of processes and materials are invaluable to our operation.

Hernan Benavides
Procurement Consultant

Hernan brings more than 25 years of experience in business and procurement operations. His knowledge and ability to manage vendor relationships ensures that we have the materials for production on time.

Hot Air Balloon Manufacturing and Sales

RG Aero is committed to enabling the dream of flight by producing high-quality affordable aircraft systems. We bring decades “of expertise, professionalism, and knowledge to make your dream a reality”.

Helicopter Services

Our vast knowledge of helicopter maintenance and flight operations has been relied upon by major corporations around the world. Whether you need training, maintenance, upgrades or pilot services, RG Aero will be here to delight you.

Airplane Services

We pride ourselves on delivering quality products and services. Need an upgrade to your airplane? Looking to buy a used one as a project. Our project management and airplane maintenance team will bring the best value to your investment.