Gama Aviation to open Geneva base


New Swiss base will open in July 2012

Captain Hamish RossThe Gama Group has announced
that it will open a new Swiss base at Geneva Airport.

Gama Aviation Geneva will
offer aircraft management services to existing and potential customers and will
also be aiming for a full Swiss AOC by the end of the year.

The Gama Aviation office
will be located within Geneva
Airport’s Executive
Terminal where the new operation will be led by general manager, Captain Hamish

Captain Ross has spent over
30 years as an instructor of professional pilot licences, corporate pilot and
manager of aviation companies.  Most recently Captain Ross was based in Sharjah
as Gama Aviation FZE’s director of flight operations. During the past two years
he has been instrumental in developing the flight operations side of Gama’s United Arab Emirates’

“I am delighted to be able
to lead Gama’s Swiss based operation” said Captain Ross. “Our new facilities in
complement the recent significant growth in Gama’s global offering, now
numbering over 30 operational bases around the world. Geneva
is located at the centre of modern Europe, and Switzerland offers political and
financial stability for the long term. Together these factors create a
beneficial business environment very attractive to Gama Aviation’s clients,
present and future. We want to ensure that those clients are able to choose a
locally based company that offers the highest standards of safety and
efficiency for their aircraft management or charter needs.”