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|Company age||9 years 11 months 12 days|
Avia Solutions Group is the largest aerospace business group in Central & Eastern Europe providing aviation services and solutions all around the globe. Over 7000 specialists work at the Group’s 83 offices and production sites based across Europe, Asia, North America and other regions, serving over 2000 clients worldwide.
Daughter companies provide comprehensive support in the fields of MRO, pilot & crew training, resourcing and recruitment, ground handling, fueling, IT solutions, airport management, charter flights, hotel and accommodation, as well as other industries.
The holding currently manages leading companies in their respective fields such as FL Technics, BGS, Chapman Freeborn, BAA Training, SmartLynx, Avion Express, Magma Aviation, Kidy Tour, Jet MS, KlasJet, Loop Hotel and Busnex.
Due to the success of its subsidiaries, Avia Solutions Group positioned itself amongst the Leaders in European, Asian and the CIS aviation markets. The Group has representative offices located in Cyprus, Lithuania, the United Kingdom, Germany, Indonesia, China, Australia, the USA, Canada and other countries.
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Avia Solutions Group’s daughter companies provide full ACMI and charter services in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas. Together, they own the largest narrow-body fleet worldwide, with 45 modern Airbus A320FAM aircraft, and the holding’s ACMI business segment owns 6 AOC’s from Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Malta. Avion Express and SmartLynx is considered Europe’s leading narrow-body aircraft charter and ACMI providers, offering a full range of tailored leasing services including long-term, ad-hoc wet and damp leasing, as well as comprehensive air charter operations.
Boasting a large fleet of 22 aircraft, Avion Express is the world’s largest narrow-body ACMI provider, operating in Europe, South America and the Asia-Pacific region. SmartLynx Airlines operates a fleet of 23 Airbus A320s and Airbus A321s aircraft and transports over 3 million passengers annually in Europe and Asia.
Aircraft Leasing and Trading
Avia Solutions Group offers aircraft leasing and trading through AviaAM Leasing and AviaAM Financial Leasing China. The companies have 5 offices scattered over Europe, the Mediterranean and Asia.
AviaAM Leasing is one of the most effective leasing companies globally – over the past 5 years of operation, the company has conducted over 150 transactions, valued over $2 billion. The company has been acknowledged as one of the TOP-50 aircraft leasing companies by the renowned Air Finance journal three years in a row now.
In 2016 the company made a huge step into the Asian market by coming to an agreement with Henan Civil Aviation and Development Co. (HNCA), and launching a brand new Joint-Venture company AviaAM Financial Leasing China. This JV managed to develop a strong fleet in just under 2 years – 16 brand new aircraft that are currently worth over $1 billion.
Aviation Consulting Services
With over 10 years of experience in the aviation industry, Avia Solutions Group has embarked on a variety of different projects, bringing a significant amount of knowledge to holding’s management. This know-how is now used to assist entry level companies, government institutions and others, helping them to get insight into the aviation industry from an expert’s perspective.
The Holding has a broad portfolio of experience and services offered, including but not limited to airport construction, development and management, new airline launches, hangar construction and running an MRO business.
Aviation IT Solutions
The technological advancement in the aviation industry is one of the most visible, rapid and unpredictable. Avia Solutions Group recognises that and has devoted vast resources to R&D of various IT technologies. Locatory.com, SimHelp, Sensus Aero are working on new IT systems every day to make life of aviation specialists in the airport, airline, simulator and training industries more efficient, convenient and cost-effective.
Locatory.com is one of the fastest growing aircraft spare parts marketplaces in the world. By handling over 100 000 RFQs per month and with 8,2 billion parts supplied, the company is considered the number 1 aircraft parts marketplace in the Eastern hemisphere.
Aviation Media and Events
Due to fast growth and the scale of operations, Avia Solutions Group is one of the first companies to receive the latest information from the industry giants in technology, market news and contracts. The group owns AeroTime, the media network that is one of the biggest industry-specific media outlets, visited by 400 000 readers monthly.
Connections, information sharing, and face-to-face meetings are the essence of aviation industry. Avia Solutions Group brings aviation experts and professionals together by organising one of the biggest international conferences, Air Convention. With over 4000 participants every year, the conference takes place in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa.
Aviation Training and Personnel Resourcing
Avia Solutions Group’s daughter companies BAA Training, BGS, FL Technics Training and AviationCV.com provide high quality pilot, crew and engineer training, resourcing, recruitment and related services. The companies have partnered with some of the biggest industry giants including but not limited to Turkish Airlines, Emirates, Etihad Airlines, flydubai, Asiana Airlines, Aeroflot.
The AviationCV.com website offers over 2 000 job advertisements and receives more than 400 000 visits worldwide. In the meantime, BAA Training ensures the pilot and crew pipeline to the airline industry, training over 1000 of pilots every year. There are over 100 Full Flight Simulators (FFS) in the company’s network, while its experts provide 15 different types of training.
Business Aviation and VIP Airline
Providing chartered flights to VIP clients all over the world, KlasJet is becoming one of the most distinctive aviation companies worldwide. It stands out with its spectacular service and unique fleet of 5 Boeing 737 business jets that are specifically designed for large groups of people, as well as a private Bombardier aircraft.
Conducting over 1200 flights every year, KlasJet is constantly partnering with professional sports clubs, national sports teams, governmental delegations, performers and entertainers as well as businesses to ensure a true VIP travel experience.
Although planes are mainly used to transfer passengers, the carriage of cargo is also an important part of the aviation industry. Owned by Chapman Freeborn and headquartered in the UK, Magma Aviation delivers bespoke air cargo transport solutions all around the globe.
From urgent relief aid, to oil and gas, and hazardous substances, Magma Aviation flies all forms of cargo. The company coordinates regular freighter flights and is able to arrange full charter, part charter and bespoke flying programmes worldwide.
One of the newest members to have joined Avia Solutions Group is Chapman Freeborn, the world’s biggest aircraft charter and aviation support company. Established in 1973, Chapman Freeborn has built a significant reputation and relationships with airlines, airports, handling agents, freight forwarders, control authorities, and other related agencies.
Their large circle of connections and many years of expertise allows the company to facilitate cargo and air charter operations, from emergency relief airlift to a corporate roadshow, in a timely, cost-effective manner.
Flight Ops and Dispatchers
With in-depth knowledge of the industry, Avia Solutions Group provides airlines, aircraft owners, operators and other entities with expert flight operation & dispatcher services. Sky Knights provides the appropriate permissions, parking slots, weather forecasts and more. The company currently ensures the safety and quality of over 20 000 flights yearly.
Ground Handling, Fueling & Transport
What happens to the aircraft between landing and taking off again is often an unseen part of aviation. BGS is Avia Solutions Group’s fastest growing subsidiary providing ground handling services at 16 airports across central and eastern Europe and Russia, influencing the travel experience of over 8 million passengers.
Apart from the ground handling services BGS is constantly expanding into new areas – namely logistics, training, IT solutions and railway transportation. The wide range of services allows the company to be a leading service provider in numerous markets including Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Poland, the Czech Republic, Germany, Russia and Ukraine.
MRO: Aircraft and Helicopters
To ensure a safer tomorrow for the aviation industry, Avia Solutions Group owns 5 hangars, providing over 60 000 square meters of combined space, where over 1200 of highly qualified engineers, mechanics and maintenance specialists provide aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services, operating under the Group’s companies such as FL Technics, FL Technics Indonesia, Jet MS, Helisota and Storm Aviation.
FL Technics takes care of narrow and wide-body aircraft at its hangars in Vilnius, Kaunas and Jakarta. Company’s specialists are also scattered around the globe working out of offices in China, the United Kingdom, Thailand and Russia. Smaller private and regional jets are maintained at the Jet MS hangar, while exclusive jets visit Vilnius for variety of maintenance procedures as well as interior and exterior changes.
Group’s rotorcraft expertise lies within Helisota – our Mil, Airbus Helicopters and Robinson helicopter maintenance professionals. The company’s hangar in Kaunas is always busy with military, civilian and commercial rotorcraft in need of maintenance or inspections.
Based in the United Kingdom, Storm Aviation is one of the top line maintenance experts across the globe that has gradually been adding heavy maintenance to its portfolio over the past few years. In case of an emergency, the company’s specialists are operating AOG 24-hour comprehensive support for commercial aircraft operators in over 20 countries across the globe.
Public Transportation Solutions
In addition to having a significant background in the aviation industry, Avia Solutions Group also provides environmentally friendly transport solutions in Central and Northern Europe. The holding owns Busnex, a representative of Yutong Bus, which is the world’s largest supplier of buses and coaches pioneering renewable energy bus technology for the globe.
Busnex offers a variety of flexible sales and leasing solutions, as well as a full scope of maintenance services. Having the backup of the Yutong’s advanced manufacturing technologies and production facilities, Busnex provides major European cities with buses powered by green energy and fuel.
Railway freight transport
The ground handling, fuelling and logistics experts at BGS ventured into uncharted territory back in 2018 – railway freight transport. Acquiring more than 1000 railway wagons, the company will lease the rolling stock to transport coal, wood and other solid fuels.
Tour Operators and Hotels
Everyone working in the aviation industry will confirm that travelling is an essential part of the job. From business trips to family holidays – Avia Solutions Group’s companies Kidy Tour and Loop provide convenient travel and accommodation.
Kidy Tour has become one of three key players in Lithuanian travel market, just two years after starting up and is currently one of the major tour operators in the Baltics. Over 50 000 tourists and vacationers choose the company’s services, while Loop’s hotels by the airports in Vilnius and Riga ensure efficient accommodation for business travellers.
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