Wildcat Fuels is a subsidiary company owned and operated by Consolidated Aerospace Engineering (CAE) Inc. CAE is a research and development company devoted to the development of products and services for the Aerospace, Automotive and Modeling industries.
Our aerospace and mechanical engineers have worked on projects for NASA, USAF, DOD, US Army, GFDI, Martech, Toyota, Nissan and others to name a few. Our goal is for the Wildcat brand to be known for its excellence by continuing to produce the highest performance and quality products the R/C model industry has ever known.
Jerry Conley, CEO of Wildcat Fuels and CEO of CAE, Inc. Jerry holds a degree in mechanical and aerospace engineering. He designed and developed Florida State University's entry into the SAE Heavy lift R/C design contest held at McDonald Douglas. He was also chosen to represent his class' senior aerospace design project for NASA/USRA at NASA. Jerry was a member of the prestigious Tau Beta Pi engineering honor society and graduated in the top of his class.
Jerry has managed laboratories and designed experiments for engineering courses at two major universities. He is a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the Society of Automotive and Aerospace Engineers, the Society of Manufacturing Engineers and has held the position of Senior Design Engineer at the countries oldest engineering firms, Mson & Hangr Engineering. Jerry is known in the automotive industry as a fuel systems expert. His fuel systems designs are in use in several automotive engine plants in the US and Canada.
Jerry is proud to have served our country in nthe United states airforce and is an honorably discharged vetran. Having 30 years of flight experience including aircraft such as pylon, 1/4 scale, pattern, ducted fan, helicopters, and sport aircrft. He hs also held a full scale private pilots license for 20 years and holds a helicopter, intrument and jet type rating. Jerry has flown aircraft ranging from Cessna 172's and military fighter trainer aircraft including L-39 and HA-200 CASA jets to Wildcats' own Tierra T-BirdUltralight, Citabria and corporate Beech Debonair. Jerry is pictured above with the comp0any 1955 DH-112 SWISS Venom Fightr Jet which he owns and opertes. In addition to his love of flying, Jerry is also an avid car enthusiast having built a high performance 1966 Cobra sports car. Whether in the air or on the ground, you'll find him moving fast.
Jerry is also a passionate Chrisitan who's greatest hope is to serve his kids and be known as a man after God's own heart!
At Wildcat Fuels, we promise to always honor our commitment to full disclosure of our product contents including Nitromethane, oil content, oil composition & percent volumes. We feel you have the right to know what goes into your engine! We promise to always produce products of uncompromising quality and performance. Our staff are dedicated to delivering products that consistently exceed customer expectation. We are proud to be part of a team in which earning the loyalty of our customers is top priority!
At Wildcat, we will always do our best to honor God, serve our customers and help you have fun! Quality is our commitment not our slogan. In a day where truth is determined by the quantity and quality os spin, we will strive to present the truth in a straight forward and reliable manner. Our company philosophy is simple, "Serve God with a smile, love people and have fun doing time on planet earth."
~ Jerry Conley, President
Jerry is our President, Senior Engineer and head of the Research and Development Team. Despite being President, Jerry takes a very hands on approach to management and customer service by overseeing most of the daily operations.
Tim Aulick ~ Chief Chemical Engineer
Tim is our Chief Chemical Engineer and Senior Chemist. He earned his degree in chemistry from the University of Kentucky and was previously a researcher for the Alzheimer's Foundation where he was co-published on several foundation papers. At Wildcat, Tim has designed several products including our new Wildcat Extreme Clean degreaser. Tim also heads up the design team for our industrial development group.
Charles "Charley" Woolems ~ Head of Maintenance
Charley is the head of our maintenance department. He is a trained mechanic with experience in a variety of fields including mechanical, electrical and chemical. Charley was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army after serving several tours of duty in Vietnam. He is our field engineer, designer and general Mr. Fix-It!
John House ~ Head of Production
John is the head of the Wildcat Production Department in which he oversees the production lines for all our products. John also coordinates both day and night shift operations and plays an integral role in our Kiazan "constant improvement" programs.