Hong Kong – (3 September 2019) – Hong Kong-based Metrojet Limited (www.metrojet.com), a premium business aviation service provider part of the Kadoorie Group, is delighted to welcome Mr. Dave Yip in the new role of Director, Business Development commencing in August 2019. Dave will oversee all aspects of business development, including aircraft management, charter, aircraft sales, client relations and special customer projects.

Holding a master’s degree in international management and 20 years’ experience in business and commercial aviation, Dave started his aviation career as a Maintenance Planner with HAECO. He moved into business aviation with Metrojet in 2006 as an Engineering Support Manager. Prior to re-joining Metrojet, Dave was with Hongkong Jet for eight years, where in his most recent role as the Chief Operating Officer, he was responsible for all aircraft management and maintenance functions.

“I am extremely pleased to re-join the Metrojet team of passionate experts and look forward to making a positive contribution towards the Metrojet business philosophy of uncompromising safety, personal service and sustainable growth,” said Mr. Dave Yip, Metrojet’s new Director, Business Development.

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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NOTE TO EDITORS

Metrojet Limited. Established in 1995 and headquartered in Hong Kong, Metrojet pioneered business aviation services in Hong Kong; it is part of the Kadoorie Group and a sister company of The Peninsula Hotels. Metrojet is a business jet operator and maintenance provider in Asia, providing the complete range of business aviation services, including: comprehensive aircraft management, maintenance and consulting services.

Metrojet’s maintenance department is a fully certified Repair Station with approvals from the Hong Kong CAD, the United States FAA and is fully authorised to carry out maintenance on aircraft registered in China, Macau, Thailand, Philippines, Bermuda, Canada, Isle of Man, Cayman Islands, San Marino and Aruba.

Metrojet is an Authorised Gulfstream Warranty Repair Facility and an Authorised Bombardier Aircraft Service Facility. Its highly trained engineers have Pratt & Whitney, Rolls-Royce, GE and Honeywell APU type ratings, and its Avionics and Airframe engineers have ratings on Gulfstream and Bombardier aircraft.

Metrojet has expanded its presence in Asia in 2012 with the opening of Metrojet Engineering Clark – a maintenance facility located at Diosdado Macapagal International Airport within the Clark Freeport Zone in the Philippines. The company’s China Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC) project and another 7,000 square meter-hangar project are underway in Shanghai and Clark respectively. For further details, please browse our website www.metrojet.com