Tech One Aviation is an International company providing safety expertise for all sectors of the aviation industry. Our team of aviation safety experts have in-depth experience and backgrounds as quality managers, maintenance managers, flight crew and aviation safety auditors. We are fully aware of the importance of operational safety and the responsibility it brings to all aviation operators in both the business and commercial arenas. Our goal is to assist operators to improve their safety standards by effectively managing risks and develop a safety culture throughout their organizations.
Founder & President Robert (Bob) Edwards, launched Tech One Aviation in 2005, offering 35 years of airline experience to provide consulting services to the aviation industry primarily in the asset management, technical support and safety auditing arenas, including advisory support with regulatory compliance and operational safety standards.
With extensive experience in technical operational management and quality auditing, Bob is able to utilize this experience to assist clients in enhancing and optimizing their own aviation business potential, quality standards and operational safety.
Bob started his career in aircraft manufacturing with British Aerospace in the UK, achieving a degree in aeronautical engineering at Manchester Technical College. He then transitioned into aircraft maintenance working as a UK CAA Licensed Engineer for a number of UK based international airlines. Following two overseas postings in Central Africa and Brunei, Bob moved to the USA to head up Line Maintenance Operations for Virgin Atlantic Airways USA network and subsequently with British Airways as head of maintenance for the Americas North East region, based in the USA until 2004.
Bob was involved with the British Airway’s Concorde briefly in its later years, both in New York (JFK) and at Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) managing the World Bank charter operations. In fact, Bob’s maintenance team received and decommissioned the last Air France Concorde that arrived at Dulles in 2003 to prepare it for its final home at the Smithsonian Museum situated at the airport.
Since launching Tech One Aviation in 2005, Bob has successfully completed many aviation consulting projects, asset management transactions and operational safety audits on a global platform. Bob was formally a qualified IOSA Auditor for IATA, he is also a qualified IS-BAO & IS-BAH Auditor for IBAC and a Safety Consultant with Wyvern Consulting.
Contact Tech One Aviation at any time to discus the specific type of service we can provide for you using industry professionals who have the in-depth experience and knowledge to provide a first class service. ]
IATA - Formally IOSA Operational Safety Auditor
IBAC - IS-BAO & IS-BAH Safety Auditor for business Aviation