Jet Aviation at St. Louis taps aviation veteran Pat Fenwick for new MRO position
ST. LOUIS / February 9, 2017 – Jet Aviation at St. Louis has named aviation veteran Pat Fenwick to the new position of MRO manager that was created in the continuous effort to improve customer service in MRO maintenance projects.
“Pat Fenwick has the perfect combination of industry experience, expertise, technical savvy, leadership ability and passion for aviation,” said Chuck Krugh, senior vice president and general manager at Jet Aviation St. Louis. “His intense focus on delivering the highest-quality product and services to customers is complemented by his ability to run an MRO maintenance operation in a spirit of teamwork and collaboration.”
Fenwick is a 44-year aviation veteran – 25 of those years at Jet Aviation at St. Louis. He has deep experience across MRO, including paint, avionics, engineering flight testing, inspection, quality and warranty. Fenwick has specialized in aircraft restoration professionally and as an avocation. He restores and maintains World War II-era “warbirds,” including a B-25 bomber that he and others bought and later donated to the Commemorative Air Force.
MRO Operations was reorganized recently into two teams – Maintenance and Project Management – to deliver superior maintenance and quality on customer aircraft and to drive priority customer service throughout the organization. The position of MRO manager now filled by Fenwick was created to direct Maintenance operations. Former Customer Account Representative (CAR) Bob O’Leary was named manager of Project Management. The team of CARs became project managers and now report to O’Leary.
Jet Aviation at St. Louis is a full-service aircraft maintenance, modifications and completions provider certified to AS9110B, ISO 140001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007 standards. The company employs more than 600 people at its St. Louis Downtown Airport location. Jet Aviation at St. Louis has in-house design and engineering departments, along with on-site cabinetry, upholstery, composite, avionics, sheet metal, and paint shops. Jet Aviation at St. Louis is an Embraer and Gulfstream authorized service center and a Dassault Falcon and Hawker center of expertise. It also is an authorized service center for GE, Rolls-Royce and Honeywell engines. The location also offers FBO services. For more information, visit www.jetaviation.com/stlouis.
Jet Aviation, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), was founded in Basel, Switzerland in 1967 and is one of the leading business aviation services companies in the world. Close to 4,500 employees cater to client needs from more than 25 airport facilities throughout Europe, the Middle East, Asia, North America and the Caribbean. The company provides maintenance, completions and refurbishment, engineering, FBO and fuel services, along with aircraft management, charter and staffing services. Jet Aviation’s European and U.S. aircraft management and charter divisions jointly operate a fleet of close to 300 aircraft. Please visit www.jetaviation.com and follow us on twitter: http://twitter.com/jetaviation.
Jet Aviation at St. Louis
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