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Pilot - Captain

Seamans Partners

Responsible for transporting company executives, maintaining aircraft safety standards, pilot training and standards records.



Bachelor of Science

Central Connecticut State University


A noted aviation professional, Bob Kwalek has served in a broad array of roles as a pilot and flight instructor over the course of the past two decades. Most recently, Bob Kwalek operated as a Corporate Pilot for Seamans Partners in Jericho, New York, serving as the Captain of a Hawker 800XP.After obtaining his Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology and Manufacturing Management from the Central Connecticut State University in New Britain in 1983, Bob Kwalek utilized his knowledge of aircraft maintenance and industry expertise to serve as an Aircraft Manufacturing Engineer for Sikorsky Aircraft, located in Stratford, Connecticut. In his capacity as Aircraft Manufacturing Engineer, Bob Kwalek assumed responsibility for numerous duties, including the technical and economical analysis of various helicopters, as well as administrative procedures. Subsequently, Bob Kwalek pursued his certification in Advanced Flight Training at the renowned FlightSafety Academy in Vero Beach, Florida, from 1989 to 1990.From 1990 to 1993, Bob Kwalek employed his talents in the field of aviation to serve as a Flight Instructor and Traffic Watch Pilot for Three Wing Aviation, located at Sikorsky Memorial Airport. In this capacity, Bob Kwalek assisted Shadow Traffic Co. in the surveillance of highway traffic in Connecticut and New York. Bob Kwalek also operated as an AST-300 Simulator Instructor, facilitating flight and ground instruction courses with a focus on students possessing basic to advanced levels of mastery. In addition to his certification as an Airline Transport Pilot: Airplane Multiengine Land Type, Bob Kwalek has also obtained DA-2000, DA-50, G-1159, and IA-Jet ratings. In addition, he has received FAA Class I medical certification.


Professional Organizations:Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, American Motorcycle Association, USA Hockey, Ice Hockey Officials of Northern Connecticut

Community Service:Nerden Camp for Disabled Kids

Charities:Central Connecticut State University Alumni Association