Jet Aviation appoints Peter Lewis as senior manager at Al Bateen


Abu Dhabi appoints industry veteran and secures more hangar space to begin aircraft line maintenance support

Peter LewisJet Aviation Abu Dhabi has
appointed Peter Lewis as senior manager at Al Bateen Executive Airport. The
company has also leased hangar space for temporary use while its dedicated hangar
undergoes a full refurbishment.

The company has leased space
in Hangar 30 whilst Hangar 36 undergoes refurbishment. Hangar 36 should be
operational in April 2012 with a new folding door.

Lewis will report directly
to Michael Rücker, vice president and general manager of Jet Aviation Dubai. As
a 30-year veteran of the business aviation industry, Lewis brings a wealth of
experience to this new position, particularly in maintenance, project
management and quality assurance.

“By leasing the temporary
hangar space, we can meet our customers’ demand to begin providing line maintenance
support at Al Bateen,” says Rücker. “This service expansion represents a significant
gain to our global MRO and FBO network, and with the addition of Peter to our
team, we have every confidence the company’s high-quality standards will be
seen at our new branch.”