Hong Kong – (18 November 2019) – Hong Kong-based Metrojet Limited (www.metrojet.com), a premium business aviation service provider part of the Kadoorie Group, is pleased to announce that its Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) in The Philippines – Metrojet Engineering Clark – has welcomed Mr. Sarith Vaikuntan as the General Manager with effect from 1 November 2019.  Sarith will oversee all aspects of Metrojet Clark MRO’s operations, including the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Part 145 Repair Station Accountable Manager responsibilities and business development.

Sarith holds a master’s degree in Aviation Management from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Australia and commenced his aviation career as Chief Engineer with the Dubai Central Air Force for 14 years.  He has extensive experience within business aviation focusing on customer experience and profitable growth, including 3 years as a Maintenance Controller with Jet Aviation Singapore and 10 years with Bombardier Inc., where he held various managerial positions, including Customer Support Manager and Regional Support Office Manager for South East Asia, Oceanic and India regions.  Prior to joining Metrojet Clark, Sarith was Executive Vice President in Zenith Jet.

“It is with greatest honour to bring my engineering, customer service and various experience gained from top-tier business aviation companies to Metrojet.  Together with the well-established international team here, I will also oversee and ensure our new Hangar Parking & Maintenance Facility is in smooth operation starting from Q2 next year and gradually becomes the MRO of choice in the region,” said Mr. Sarith Vaikuntan, General Manager of Metrojet Engineering Clark.

Metrojet’s CEO Gary Dolski adds, “I am very pleased to have Sarith join our team in Clark.  Sarith is a seasoned business aviation professional with significant Asia region experience who understands the customers, their expectations and special needs. On behalf of all Metrojet, a big warm welcome to Sarith.”

Established in 1995, Metrojet pioneered business aviation services in Hong Kong and remains one of the most renowned safety and customer-focussed business jet operators and maintenance providers in Asia Pacific. The company provides all-inclusive aircraft management, maintenance and aviation consultancy services.

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香港 — (20191118) — 嘉道理集团旗下的香港公务航空服务运营商 — 美捷香港商用飞机有限公司Metrojet Limitedwww.metrojet.com)欣然宣布其位于菲律宾克拉克的维修站 — Metrojet Engineering Clark — 111日起委任Sarith Vaikuntan先生为总经理。Sarith Vaikuntan先生将会监督美捷克拉克维修站的所有运营,包括担任美国联邦航空局(Federal Aviation Administration FAA)第145部维修站负责人及发展维修站的业务。

Sarith Vaikuntan先生拥有澳洲皇家墨尔本技术学院的航空管理硕士学位。他先于迪拜中央空军担任了14年首席工程师;期后在公务航空领域继续累积经验,专注客户体验和盈利增长,包括在新加坡 Jet Aviation担任了3年维修主管,以及在庞巴迪担任多个管理职务达10年,如:东南亚,大洋洲和印度地区的客户支持经理和区域支持办公室经理。在加入美捷菲律宾维修站前,Sarith Vaikuntan先生是Zenith Jet的执行副总裁。

Metrojet Engineering Clark总经理Sarith Vaikuntan先生表示:十分荣幸能够把我的工程,客户服务和从顶级公务航空公司获得的各种经验带到美捷。我将确保美捷的全新公务机机库及维修站设施于明年第二季度顺利投入运营,与我们优秀的国际团队一同把 Metrojet Engineering Clark发展成亚太区首选维修站 

美捷香港商用飞机有限公司首席执行官Gary Dolski先生表示: “非常高兴Sarith加盟我们在菲律宾的团队,他十分了解客户的期望和需求,是一位在亚洲地区拥有丰富经验经的公务航空专才。我代表所有美捷员工热烈欢迎Sarith