Dallas, Texas…October 1, 2012…Luke Chiang has joined BBA Aviation Engine Repair and Overhaul (ERO) as Regional Sales Manager. Chiang will be responsible for sales of Business and General Aviation (B&GA) engine services throughout Asia Pacific and for non-B&GA markets such as Government/Business services for the Southern Asia Pacific region.
“Luke has a dynamic background in engineering, sales, and marketing,” commented Michael Stubington, BBA Aviation ERO Territorial Director for Asia Pacific. “He brings a unique combination of skills to the position and a deep knowledge of the region.”
Chiang joins ERO after a six-year career with Jet Aviation Singapore where he started as a sales manager and advanced to his most recent position of Director of Regional Sales. Prior to this, Chiang spent seven years with Singapore Technologies Aerospace as an avionics engineer with a broad scope of responsibilities
Chiang is a licensed pilot and holds a patent on a method for presenting hydraulic schematic displays. He will be based in Singapore. From there he will represent services for all engine product lines supported by ERO.
BBA Aviation’s Engine Repair and Overhaul group of companies is primarily engaged in the repair and overhaul of gas turbine engines and parts support. Operating under the names Dallas Airmotive, H+S Aviation and Premier Turbines, the combined companies form a world leading, OEM-authorized, independent provider of services for Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A/T, JT15D, PW100, PW300, PW500 and PW901 APU; Rolls-Royce Spey, Tay, BR710 and M250/T63/T703; General Electric CF34, CT7/T700, M601/H80 and J85; Honeywell TFE731, HTF7000, CFE738, ALF502L engines, and Honeywell Model 36, 331-200/250 and RE100/RE220 series APUs; and the Hamilton Sundstrand T40-1 APU. Dallas Airmotive operates facilities at two locations in Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area plus a network of Regional Turbine Centers across the United States, Brazil and in England. Premier Turbines is located in Neosho, Missouri. H+S Aviation is located in Portsmouth, England. In addition to its overhaul and repair facilities, BBA Aviation Engine Repair and Overhaul operates two parts supply companies: International Turbine Service and Barrett Turbine Engine Company and one component and accessory repair and overhaul company International Governor Services. Headquartered in Grapevine, Texas, the combined companies employ more than 1,000 personnel who service business aviation, regional airline, military and government agencies worldwide. For more information, please visit www.BBAAviationERO.com.
BBA Aviation plc is a leading global aviation support and aftermarket services provider with market-leading businesses and attractive growth opportunities. BBA Aviation’s Flight Support businesses (Signature Flight Support and ASIG) are focused on the refueling and ground handling of business and commercial aviation aircraft. Its Aftermarket Services and Systems businesses (Dallas Airmotive, Premier Turbines, H+S Aviation, International Turbine Service, W.H. Barrett Turbine Engine Company, International Governor Services, Ontic and APPH) are focused on the repair and overhaul of jet engines and the manufacture and service of aerospace sub-systems and components. For more information, please visit www.bbaaviation.com.