Steve Hughes joins Metrojet


Hughes appointed director of maintainance at Metrojet

Steve HughesMetrojet has announced the
appointment of Steve Hughes as director of maintenance and engineering. Hughes
will oversee all aspects of Metrojet’s maintenance operations, including CAMO
DME and Part 145 Repair Station Accountable Manager responsibilities.

brings 29 years of experience in the aviation industry, of which 22 years have
been in the business aviation industry.

Hughes started his career in
the UK Royal Air Force Tornado squadrons, followed by experience in a variety
of fields within business aviation, including a maintenance manager role with
Jet Aviation Saudi Arabia in Jeddah for three years. He spent the last ten
years with NetJets Europe, and assumed the role of director of maintenance and
engineering in 2002.

“I am
delighted to welcome Steve to the Metrojet family,” said BjÓ§rn NÓ“f, chief executive officer of Metrojet
“His solid engineering background combined with extensive experience
gained from top-tier business aviation companies will be a tremendous asset
to Metrojet’s maintenance operation. We will develop the best MRO facility
in Asia and continue to deliver operational
excellence to our clients.”

Hughes said “I am
extremely excited to be moving to Asia to join
the Metrojet family; eagerly look forward to participating in the expansion and
growth of the Metrojet business, and developing all aspects of the maintenance
support needed within the Asia Pacific region.”