Dubai, January 17th, 2023AIRWAYS AVIATION APPOINTS ALEXANDRE ALVES AS COO/CCO
The start of 2023 sees an invigorated and well postured Airways Aviation Group ready to build upon the significant reorganisation, brand and business development momentum generated in the past years. With the active build-up and reinforcement of its administration, operations, marketing & sales activities the group is rapidly gearing up to scale & grow its unique model and network of aviation education & training facilities globally.
Heading a series of new and upcoming announcements is the appointment of Mr Alexandre Alves in the combined role of Airways Aviation Group’s new Chief Operations Officer (COO) and Chief Commercial Officer (CCO).
“The ambitious vision & mission aligns perfectly with my own view and ambitions for the industry that I both love and am dedicated to improving. Enhancing & growing delivery capabilities, expanding the global footprint and student numbers in a sustainable way and developing long term quality industry and academic partnerships & training solutions, will be a hallmark of my focus” says Alexandre Alves - Airways Aviation - COO/CCO
“As a matter of policy, we maintain a continuous cycle of staff, business systems and process improvement as we refine our offerings and strive for excellence in a bid to support existing and new business activities. Alexandre will play a crucial role in helping to enhance & harmonise business development activities between our various locations and in different target territories” says Captain Mauro Calvano - President - Airways Aviation Europe
The certified EASA, CASA, ICAO, IATA and CAAC facilities (in conjunction with renowned industry and academic partners) deliver ATPL’s, CPL’s, Bachelor Degrees, Diploma’s, Certificate Courses and Training Programs at the most advanced levels as we match practical & theory techniques that are designed to accommodate the increasing global demand for:
Aircraft Maintenance Engineers,
University qualified Administrators & Managers
“Alexandre is a well recognised industry professional whom brings with him diverse and international industry experience & knowhow that is well matched to the tasks, functions, duties and responsibilities to help cover off on our current and future needs. He joins and will support an already impressive team of long standing and dedicated management & staff headed by Captain Mauro Calvano (Europe and surrounding territories), Ms Helena Tierney (Australaisa / Asia Pacific) and likewise assist my own business development activities across the MENASA region” says Romy Hawatt - Airways Aviation Group - Founder & Chairman
AT A GLANCE
Airways Aviation ESMA is the worlds largest group of privately owned multidisciplinary aviation education & training academies. Our ATO’s are certified by EASA, CASA, ICAO, the CAAC and IATA offering a range of courses and training solutions to both the Civilian and Military markets.
Our Vision is to train, educate, shape and deliver a new generation of aviation industry professionals as we assert ourselves as the dominant global provider of quality and sustainable aviation education & training whilst our Mission is to facilitate the enhancement & growth of our world class facilities and strategic positioning to continue to provide our students & industry partners training solutions and convenient access to our outstanding resources, equipment, technology and knowhow.
Years of experience - over 35
Trained Commercial Airline Pilots – over 9,000
Trained Cabin Crew – over 12,000
Trained Aircraft Maintenance Engineers – over 3,100
Trained Ground Handling – over 10,000
Training fleet size - over 60 aircraft. ( largest diamond fleet in Europe and one of the largest in the world )
Training area - 350,000 square / kilometers ( largest combined designated training area in the world )
Average annual flight hours – between 25 and 30,000
Size of facilities – over 30,000 M² buildings.
Size of ancillary areas ( excluding runways and taxiways ) over M² 120,000.
Industry & academic partnerships include:
CAE Defence & Security, Europe
CAE Civil, Europe
Dynamic Advanced Training, UAE
Montpellier Business School, France,
Halic Universitesi ,Turkey
University of Balamand, Lebanon
University of Southern Queensland, Australia
Southern Cross University, Australia
Griffith University, Australia
TAFE Queensland, Australia
TAFE NSW , Australia
airwaysaviation.com for detailed information
Romy Hawatt - is the Founder & Chairman of the Airways Aviation Group and a leading entrepreneur best known for cultivating innovation and transforming start-up and fledgling businesses into successful, sustainable commercial projects. He is also the author of and has featured in numerous articles & posts that cover a wide range of subject matter including aviation.
The Airways Aviation Group are globally recognised leaders in private post-secondary vocational training & higher education for:
*University qualified aviation administrators & managers.
*Aircraft Maintenance Engineers
With a growing number of Aviation Academies and Foundation Schools in key locations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Australia, Airways Aviation delivers more than 35 years of world-class education & training experience to meet the rapid growth in demand for aviation industry professionals globally.
Global & MENASA Region
United Management DWC - LLC
Preatoni Tower - Suite 705
Jumeriah Lakes Towers,
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
3rd Floor, A3 Building
Dubai World Centre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Europe & Africa Region
Airways Aviation ESMA,
Aéroport International Montpellier Méditerranée,
CS 10005 34137 Mauguio,
Australia, Asia & Pacific Region
Airways Aviation Education Pty Ltd,
Hangar 51. Lores Bonney Circuit
Gold Coast International Airport
Bilinga, Queensland 4225,
CRICOS Provider Code: 00296A,
RTO Code: 31633.
*Part of the Riana Group of Companies