KLM UK Engineering Limited

KLM UK Engineering Limited

KLM UK Engineering Limited is a leading regional aircraft and narrow body MRO, wholly owned by AFI KLM E&M Network. Services include base maintenance, line maintenance, component sales, technical training and decommissioning of Boeing 737’s, Airbus A320's, Fokker 70/100 and BAe146/Avro RJ’s.

KLM UK Engineering has been based at Norwich International Airport for 40 years and employs approximately 450 people and provides line maintenance support throughout the UK. The Company prides itself on having an experienced and skilled work force, delivering a superior service and high quality product at a competitive price.

VISION - To be the best aircraft maintenance company providing superior solutions for our customers

MISSION - Our customers receive excellent products & services through continuous investment in lean principles

KLM UK Engineering's core values includes outstanding technical skill and exacting quality requirements for the benefit of its customers. Putting your trust in KLM UK Engineering guarantees our commitment to deliver:

  • High levels of professionalism and an acknowledged ability to innovate
  • Top-quality maintenance products and services 
  • Outstanding quality of Customer Care by a team of professionals 100% focused on Customer satisfaction

Sustainable Development Policy

KLM UK Engineering’s policy is aligned with the AIR FRANCE KLM group’s overall Sustainable Development policy.

Safety Policy

Safety Policy is a central concern in maintenance and therefore for KLMUKE, as is the safety of our workforce. Occupational safety is a value shared by all our staff. It is an integral part of day-to-day operations throughout the company. To this end, KLM UK Engineering’s General Management has deployed an Occupational Health and Safety policy based on cooperation and initiative and on cross-functional cooperation between different departments.

1970 
The airline Air Anglia was formed at Norwich International Airport from the merger of three operators – Anglian Air Charter, Norfolk Airways and Rig Air.

1980
Air Anglia merged with British Island Airways, Air Wales and Air Westward to form AirUK, which became the biggest regional airline and the third largest scheduled operator in the UK.

1995
KLM increased its share in AirUK to 45%.

1997
KLM became the sole shareholder of Air UK.

1998
AirUK was renamed KLM UK.

2000
KLM UK launched Buzz, the low cost fleet of BAe146 & Boeing 737.

2003
Buzz was sold to Ryanair.

2003
KLM UK the airline was taken over by KLM Cityhopper and KLM UK became KLM UK Engineering Limited, focussing on heavy maintenance. 

2006
KLM UK Engineering invested £1 million on extending and updating its hangar and workshop facilities and increased its hangar space to accommodate a fifth fully line of maintenance.

2008
KLM UK Engineering obtained the 737 NG approval and carried out its first heavy check in October 2008.

2010
KLM UK Engineering has been providing aircraft maintenance for 40 years for its base in Norwich

Senior Management

Arjan MEIJER

Managing Director

Arjan MEIJER

Wayne EASLEA

Operations Director

Wayne EASLEA

Peter MAHONEY

Finance Director

Peter MAHONEY

Kerry FLOWER

Head of Human Resources

Kerry FLOWER

Sales & Marketing

David SPALDING

Sales Director

David SPALDING

Graham CASBOURNE

Sales Manager

Graham CASBOURNE

Commercial Support

Walter TESSELHOFF

Commercial Support Manager

Walter TESSELHOFF

Alex MILLER

Customer Support Manager

Alex MILLER

Technical Training

Simon RHODES

Head of Technical College

Simon RHODES

Danielle COX

Learning & Development Manager

Danielle COX

Management

Alex SEGENS

Safety & Compliance Manager

Alex SEGENS

David HOLMES

Base Operations Manager

David HOLMES

Jon WARD

Production Support Manager

Jon WARD

Michael GRANT

Workshops Manager

Michael GRANT

Mark FRANCIS

Manager of Projects

Mark FRANCIS

Andy SKITT

Finance Manager

Andy SKITT

Mark WALKER

IT Manager

Mark WALKER

Tony CABLE

Site & Environment Manager

Tony CABLE

Viktoria BELLOVICS

Materials Team Leader

Viktoria BELLOVICS

Alan SUMPTION

Stores Team Leader

Alan SUMPTION

Base Maintenance

John HISCOKE

Project Manager

John HISCOKE

Steve PIPER

Project Manager

Steve PIPER

Iain FAIRNIE

Project Manager

Iain FAIRNIE

Ian BRIGHTON

Project Manager

Ian BRIGHTON

Kev PRATT

Project Manager

Kev PRATT

Spencer DUFFIELD

Aircraft Recycling Manager

Spencer DUFFIELD
  • Facility Offers: 3 x Hangars including 5 x heavy maintenance bays, onsite workshops, disassembly & recycling centre and a technical training college
  • 395 staff
  • Turnover in 2012: £27.5 million

Customers

Event Location Dates Trade Stand
 MRO Europe  Excel, London 13-15 OCTOBER 2015   Yes - AFIKLM Stand
 ERA General Assembley  Berlin, Germany  12-15 OCTOBER 2015  Yes - KLMUKE Stand