We come from backgrounds in Aviation, Technology, Software, Telecoms, Journalism and Finance. We’re bringing all that knowledge and experience together to create a new way of operating in the Aerospace arena.
Backed by experts in the field of Aviation and Aerospace, we’re bringing together the leading Industry Partners to jointly develop a game changing solution for the cargo industry.
Previously Chief Systems Engineer for British Aerospace/Airbus,
UK Chief Engineer for the A330/A340, Vice-President of engineering, Messier-Dowty,
UK Chief Engineer Airbus for the A380. Now a Consultant for aerospace companies in USA and Europe.
Previously Head of (V.P) trans-national Aerodynamics in Airbus and Chief Designer for the A380 project and the A400M seeing those two aircraft to certification. His experience delivering the Airbus A400M, a purely military aircraft, straddles him across both the civilian and military aerospace industries.
Formerly Chief Engineer at Rolls Royce and
Emeritus Professor and Distinguished Research Fellow, Imperial College London.
Visiting Professor, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Co-author of Jet propulsion, Cambridge University Press 1997
Hywel Rees is an experienced infrastructure CEO and PE operating partner with over 30 years' experience in large, highly regulated, safety critical and complex international businesses in the aviation, rail and outsourcing sectors in the UK, Europe and Australia. Hywel has sat on the boards of Newcastle Airport, Leeds Bradford Airport, Luton Airport and Melbourne Airport.
The Droneliner Advisory Board comprises some of the most senior, respected and experienced executives and engineers from the world of aerospace.