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5 questions to check if you’re wasting resources on safety management: 1. Can you identify the safety management function within your organisation? If you can identify the part of your organisation that deals with safety management then you’re probably doing it wrong. Managing safety should be integral… Read More

Flight to Quality

Andrew McKechnie, Director of McKechnie Aviation, was recently featured in the Sunday Times MBA List. The article featured people from different backgrounds who had taken MBA degrees to progress their careers. A picture of Andrew in a flight simulator complemented pictures of other MBA graduates in a… Read More

EASA Training

We are delighted to announce that McKechnie Aviation and ADSE have been selected to provide technical training to EASA in the fields of Air Operations and Aircrew. This will involve training EASA staff, the staff of national aviation authorities as well as eligible non-EASA States. McKechnie Aviation… Read More

The risks of ‘New Business Models’ in aviation

Today’s European airlines look very different to the traditional ‘flag carrier’ operations of the past. Airline companies need to concentrate on their core capabilities and manage commercial risks. EASA has been evaluating the impact of these ‘new business models’ and has developed a practical guide to managing the risks.