Air Partner Plc - 18 Aug 2015
Air Partner is very excited to announce the acquisition of this world leading aviation and consultancy firm to further bolster its aviation offering.
Founded in 2001, Baines Simmons is a trusted consultant and advisor to more than 750 aviation organisations and more than 40 aviation authorities and has helped develop the skills and expertise of more than 120,000 aviation professionals.
The business has grown to be recognised as a leading authority in Aviation Safety Consultancy, specialising in aviation regulation, compliance and safety management, advising clients across civil and military markets such as KLM, SAS, Thomas Cook, Thomson, British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, The Isle of Man Government, BAE Systems, MoD, Rolls Royce, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy, Airbus, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and UK Military Aviation Authority (MAA).
The acquisition reiterates Air Partner’s commitment to maintaining the highest possible standards in aviation safety. Baines Simmons brings with it an unrivalled client list built on a solid foundation of expertise coupled with a strong and credible industry reputation.
Following acquisition, Baines Simmons will continue to be managed by its current executive team led by Managing Director, Andrew Parker and founders, Keven Baines and Bob Simmons and will remain headquartered at Fairoaks Airport in Surrey.