About KEXX

Fly High Lexington serves as a full service FBO for the Davidson County Airport (KEXX) in Lexington, NC. Located in the central Piedmont region of North Carolina, KEXX offers easy access to Greensboro, Winston-Salem, High Point, and is less than an hour to Charlotte.  

Fly High Lexington crew are “aviators serving aviators” including pilots, student pilots and military veterans with experience in aviation. The FBO follows a “No Fees with Fuel” approach to FBO operations and maintains competitive fuel prices within the region.  Services include premixed Jet-A fuel, GPU, marshaling and ground handling, overnight parking, hangars, and concierge services for hotels, rental cars, catering, dining, and area attractions. The FBO has several crew cars available to check out the famous local Lexington BBQ restaurants.

Amenities include complimentary coffee and ice, guest Wi-Fi, a comfortable lounge, separate pilot lounge with flight planning facilities and a shower, big screen TVs, a kitchenette, and conference room. 

The Davidson County Airport (KEXX) features state of the art equipment that includes an approach lighting system (MALSR) and a precision instrument landing system. The 5,000-foot runway has ILS, LOC/DME, and RNAV approaches and the APRON spans 7 acres, offering ample room for temporary and overnight parking.   There are also 2 maintenance facilities including a comprehensive Aircraft Maintenance, Repair, and Operation (MRO) on the field.

Meet The Crew

Karel Van Der Linden

Owner/Airport Manager
Call sign – Kalucho
Favorite Aircraft – King Air

Jack Robertson

General Manager
Call sign – Belly Tank
Favorite Aircraft – Grumman Goose

Mari-Elena Baldwin

Director of Sales and Marketing
Call sign – Maritje
Favorite Aircraft – Gulfstream V

Bob Carrothers

Line Service Technician
Call sign – Sabre
Favorite Aircraft – BE-200

Shawn DeForest

Line Service Technician
Call sign – Bart
Favorite Aircraft – FH-227

Maurice Mills

Line Service Technician
Call sign – Dusty 
Favorite Aircraft – Douglas D-3

Christopher Smith

Call sign – Smitty
Favorite aircraft – J-3 Cub

Stephanie Goedeke

Call sign – Steph
Favorite aircraft – TBM

Ben Jones

Line Service Technician
Call sign – Disco
Favorite aircraft – F4U Corsair

Andrew Coward

Line Service Technician
Call sign – Critter
Favorite aircraft – Boeing 757

Mitch Gaither

Flight Instructor
Call sign – Scallywag
Favorite Aircraft – Cessna 195

Kareline Van Der Linden

Future Director of Business Research
Call sign – K-line
Favorite Aircraft – P180 Avanti II (Piaggio)
Occupation – Instructor, University of Aruba

Alexander Van Der Linden

Future Test Pilot
Call sign – Vandy
Favorite Aircraft – Bonanza
Occupation – 1st Lt. USAF

Brandon Van Der Linden

Future Security Chief
Call sign – Big B
Favorite Aircraft – King Air
Occupation – Student Auburn University/USN ROTC


Davidson County Airport
Lexington, NC, USA

Fuel: Titan (Avgas/Jet A)
Runway: 5004’
Elevation: 733’ MSL
Hours: 8am to 8pm
Unicom: 122.8
Ramp Space: 7 acres
AWOS/ASOS: 119.825
App/Dep: Greensboro App 118.5
GSO Approach – 743-222-6129 
Approaches: ILS/LOC RWY 06, RNAV (GPS) RWY 06/24

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