Phil Balmer has been a Vice Chairman with AsBAA since 2017, where he was Chairman of the AsBAA Hong Kong Regional Committee which includes the Greater Bay area, Philippines, and Taiwan.
Based in Hong Kong, Balmer is Director Maintenance of TAG Aviation Asia, responsible for the Continuing Airworthiness of the fleet and TAG’s Part 145 line maintenance team. Balmer is a member on various industry customer committees, including the Bombardier 7500 industry steering committee, Rolls Royce C3, and Honeywell Global Customer Committee.
Balmer is a licensed engineer holding Australia, EASA, and FAA A&P certificates, and is type rated on Bombardier Global, Challenger 601/604/605, Learjet 20/30 series, Gulfstream IV, Falcon 900/EX, and Citation X. Balmer is an FAA licensed Multi Engine, Commercial, Instrument rated pilot.
Joined AsBAA Board: 2018
Current Term Expires: 2020