Storm Aviation appoints new Director of Maintenance

posted on 20th March 2023 by Eddie Saunders
Storm Aviation appoints new Director of Maintenance

Storm Aviation announces the new management appointment of Kenny Chan as Director of Maintenance.

In his new role, Kenny will be responsible for the management and development of all line maintenance, light maintenance and AOG services, and reporting directly to Storm Aviation CEO, Thomas Buckley.

Kenny joins Storm Aviation from Cathay Pacific Group, where he served as Head of Line Maintenance and was responsible for international line maintenance network covering operations, safety leadership, third-party business, end-to-end supplier management, and business improvement projects.

Kenny said, “I am delighted to join Storm Aviation with this new role.

“The opportunity to work across the business delivering on transformational change and helping the company with its ambitious and visionary expansion in the future is exciting.

“I look forward to enabling the wider Storm’s engineering team to align with the group’s objectives by focusing on delivering operational excellence and exceptional service to our clients.”

Thomas Buckley, CEO of Storm Aviation commented “We are dedicated to providing our clients with safe and reliable MRO services that keep them flying and so we are delighted to strengthen our team with a new Director of Maintenance, with an aviation career spanning over 20 years.

“Kenny has worked in a wide variety of major roles, there is no doubt that he is an exceptional addition to our team, bringing significant knowledge and experience to our clients and colleagues.”

Kenny is an accomplished engineer across the full spectrum of aircraft engineering and a respected industry professional.

He started his aviation career as a Graduate Engineer in Cathay Pacific in August 2001, he worked in a wide range of creditable technical and operational roles to develop his industry and operational expertise before moving up to management as Regional Line Maintenance Operations Manager for the airline in 2011.