About Us

Mission First

M1 Support Services is a Texas Limited Partnership founded in 2003 by William Shelt, President, and Kathleen Hildreth, Managing Director.  We developed our aviation support services capability by providing our customers with “Mission First” exceptional performance.


M1 has the autonomy and agility to respond rapidly to customer needs.  We use our extensive recruiting tools to locate, hire, train, and retain the best management and technically skilled personnel available to execute programs.  Our third-party ISO 9001:2015 and AS9110C certified Quality Management System (QMS) supports our corporate and individual program operations.


M1’s core business is aircraft maintenance and modification, flight support, and supply chain management for military, commercial derivative, and civil fixed- and rotary-wing aircraft.