This website uses cookies
More information
Business Air News Bulletin
Business Air News Bulletin
The monthly news publication for aviation professionals.

Why visit ACE ’24?

Related background information from the Handbook...

Metrojet
Maintenance

Angeles City (Clark International) Airport

BAN's World Gazetteer

China
The monthly news publication for aviation professionals.

Request your printed copy

Sarith to steer Metrojet into becoming MRO of choice
Sarith Vaikuntan is a vastly experienced executive who has spent time at Bombardier and the Dubai Central Air Force. He has been brought in to Metrojet to oversee all aspects of the Philippines MRO.
Sarith Vaikuntan has a thorough understanding of customers.

Hong Kong-based Metrojet's MRO facility in the Philippines, Metrojet Engineering Clark, has welcomed Sarith Vaikuntan as general manager. Vaikuntan will oversee all aspects of Metrojet Clark MRO's operations, including the FAA Part 145 repair station accountable manager responsibilities and business development.

Holding a master's degree in Aviation Management from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Australia, Vaikuntan commenced his aviation career as chief engineer with the Dubai Central Air Force, where he spent 14 years. He has extensive experience within business aviation, focusing on customer experience and profitable growth, including three years as a maintenance controller with Jet Aviation Singapore and 10 years with Bombardier. Prior to joining Metrojet Clark, he was executive VP at Zenith Jet.

“It is with the greatest honour that I bring my engineering, customer service and various experience gained from top-tier business aviation companies to Metrojet,” he states. Together with the well-established international team here, I will also oversee and ensure that our new hangar, parking and maintenance facility is in smooth operation starting from Q2 next year and gradually becomes the MRO of choice in the region.”

CEO Gary Dolski adds: “I am very pleased to have Sarith join our team in Clark. He is a seasoned business aviation professional with significant Asia region experience who understands the customers, their expectations and special needs.”

Other News
 
Jet Aviation gains Swiss OK for regulated inspections by images
June 3, 2024
Jet Aviation is now able to perform GVI checks with its automated drone and AI technology, resulting in a detailed paperless report for the customer and maintenance teams.
Metrojet sets up AOG station in Manila
April 12, 2024
The AOG support operation is composed of a consignment of tools, ground and other support equipment, facilitating quicker response time to AOG support in Manila.
ACTSI obtains FAA approval for wheel and tyre shop services
March 21, 2024
The WTSS compliments ACTSI’s current component support services such as their sheet metal repair shop and battery repair shop.