Founded by Harish Shah MA, an aviation professional since 1976 and has gained experience in a wide range of roles from aircraft maintenance to commercial project management and initiation of aerospace warranty/guarantee departments to airlines and Maintenance Repair Organisations (MROs) around the world.
Harish's career started as an apprentice maintenance engineer/mechanic, working on: Boeing 707, 737, 767, 757 and Airbus A300-600, A320 as well as the BAC1-11.
Taking his experience of aircraft maintenance, Harish has dealt with project planning, preparing maintenance work quotations, work-card preparations and the introduction of new aircraft maintenance schedules. This has included heavy maintenance & production planning and overseeing maintenance tasks to completion and ensuring that budgets were met.
Commercial project management has seen Harish preparing maintenance budgets and setting maintenance accruals for; power by the hour reserves in order to meet long-term overhaul costs for landing gear, apu, engines and interior refurbishment programmes.
As a contract manager for Corporate and VIP aircraft services within the UK, Harish managed maintenance reports, hangarage, VIP ground handling services and VIP cleaning & technical records.
Aerospace Warranty management has seen Harish set up warranty and guarantee recovery departments, writing procedures and providing training both in-house and on-site to airlines around the world.
Harish holds a Masters of Arts (MA) and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management Studies with Distinction as well as a University Certificate in Information & Communications Technology from University of Luton.
Ron Chapman - Aircraft Warranty Manager
Ron Chapman is a key employee of the company and an experienced professional with over 40 years in the aviation industry. During this time he has gained valuable experience in all aspects of aircraft warranty recovery and administration, engineering, planning, quotations, accident recoveries, man-hour/cost savings, supply chain logistics and Warranty Recoveries.
He has over 10 years experience within the warranty recovery and administration field and like Harish has a hands on approach and enjoys problem solving, liasing with Customers, and tackling new challenges within very demanding timescales.
Ron also has City and Guilds Full Tech Cert in Production Engineering, CAA Cert AEC4 Gas Turbine Engines, Diplomas in Material Handling and Managing Suppliers.