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Peter Githaiga Bio

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TitleLicensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer


Tel.:     +254 722 830 315  and     +254 737 075 368

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Nationality – Kenyan


Peter trained  at  Technical University  Of Kenya ( then Kenya Polytechnic )  and  Southall  College Of Technology   ( SCOT ) Southall , Middsx,  UK , attained Full Technological Certificate in Aeronautical  Maintenance.

Coming back to Kenya , he worked with East African Airways, Embakasi, in Avionics WorkShop  for two years. Later he joined EA Civil Flying School,  Soroti,  Uganda  and  joined Air Service Training ( AST) , trained as a technical Instructor  under EAC / DCA / UNDP/ ICAO scholarship for another two years. After  coming back he worked as  an Avionics Supervisor with EAA  and later pioneering in setting up  Kenya Airways  Engineering. He licensed by KCAA in Avionics - Categories “X” – Electrical, Instruments,  Compasses and  Automatic Pilot - and has EASA  part 66 B1, B2 and C licenses . He attended maintenance and management  courses  in   DC 3 , F27/ F50,  SAAB 340B, DC9, CRJ 200 and Boeing  B707/720, B737-200, -300, -700ER,-800ER, B757-200, B767-300ER and B777-200ER.

In addition Peter  has worked with Jetlink Express , Air Direct Connect, East African School of Aviation , has  gained a lot of skills and experience in On Job Training , in curricula and syllabi and in teaching and examination  as an external examiner  ( AMEL ) seconded to KCAA






2014  -    2015

Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer

General Aviation  in Maintenance Consulting

Instructor/ Engineer  Nairobi  Wilson


2012  -    2013

Safety/ Quality Manager

Air Direct Connect  JKIA


2010  -    2012

Technical   Instructor -   Diploma in Avionics



2008  -    2010

Safety/ Quality Manager

Jetlink Express JKIA


1978   -   2008

Inspector /  Principal Quality Control/ Assurance  Engineer

Kenya  Airways


1975   - 1977

Instructor  Trainee

E.A.C Flying Soroti, Uganda

AIR Service Training (AST )

Perth , Scotland

DCA/ UNDP/ ICAO /  EAAC/ East African Community


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Henry Maina Kimondo Bio

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Title - Aviation Consultant 

Tel - +1 832 6518931

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Nationality – Kenyan



I have a  HND  in Electrical  and Electronic Engineering  from the Kenya Polytechnic, and I also studied Flight Operations and Aviation  Maintenance  Management at San Jacinto College in Texas.   I also  have  8 yrs  working experience as an Avionics  Maintenance Engineer in a major Airline.

Dick Kabukuru Mutothori Bio

Published in: Bio's

Title - Aviation Consultant 

Tel - +254 722 613309

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Nationality – Kenyan

Address - P. O.  BOX 54176-00200, Nairobi.



≥   Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer - Avionics
≥   Airworthiness Administration
≥   Flight Safety Administration
≥   Civil Aviation Management
≥   Government Inspectors Course / Air Carrier Indoctrination Course at the FAA Academy in Oklahoma and on the job training to FAA office in Los Angeles.
≥   UK CAA course at University of  Kent at Canterbury and on the job training attachment to CAA office at Stanstead.
≥   ICAO Seminar on Safety oversight at ICAO Nairobi Office.
≥   Aircraft maintenance Management at ESAMI-Arusha, Tanzania.
≥   Aircraft Type courses including: B757 and B737 in Seattle USA Airbus A310 in Toulouse, France; Fokker-F27, F50, DC 9-30 among others.
≥   Aircraft Maintenance Engineer – Avionics - Brunnel Technical College (Bristol, U.K) 1970-73


≥  Certification of new and used aircraft coming on to the Kenya Civil Aircraft Register.
≥  Aircraft Maintenance Organisation (AMO), Air Operator Certificate (AOC), and Aircraft Training Organisation (ATO) auditing for approval purposes.
≥  Aircraft Airworthiness inspections .
≥  Recommendation and development of guidance  material for both the Authority and industry.
≥  Participation to On-job training of Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) personnel.
≥  Panellist of KCAA recruiting interviews.
≥  Was a member of the airline’s Strategy Development team representing the Technical Department.
≥  Overseeing setting and marking engineers’  examinations.
≥  Overseeing conducting oral examinations to engineering candidates for licensing purposes.
≥  A member of the team of consultants under Sofreavia of  France on the World Bank funded Flight Safety project at KCAA for three years up to January 2010.


Job Title  Date Company
 Consulting in Aviation & Flight Safety  2002-2012  Aeronautical Consultantcy Services
 Deputy Director of Civil Aviation (Technical Services) & Flight Safety Division  2000-2002  Directorate of Civil Aviation
 Assistant Director of Civil Aviation in Charge of Airworthiness Division  1995-2000  Directorate of Civil Aviation
 Chief Airworthiness Surveyor  1981-1995  Directorate of Civil Aviation
 Aircraft Maintenance Engineer - Avionics  1973-1981  Kenya Airways

Naftaly Wanjohi Mwangi Bio

Published in: Bio's

Name - Naftaly Wanjohi Mwangi
Title - Aviation Consultant 

Tel - +254 720 344095

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Nationality – Kenyan

Address - P. O.  BOX 54176-00200, Nairobi.



≥   B.Sc (Electrical Engg),Upper 2nd Class Hons (1975), University of  Nairobi
≥   Engineering Internship at East African Airways (June 1975– Dec 1976)
≥   Aircraft Systems type courses at Airbus, Fokker and Boeing
≥   Manufacturer Systems courses for equipment fitted to various aircraft
≥   Various Senior Management Courses
≥   Emergency Response training (Blake)
≥   Job Evaluation course (Hay)


  Was  accountable to the Technical Director for the Engineering Development, the Engineering Planning, the Aircraft Workshops and the Inventory Planning and Control divisions of  the airline.
≥  Was responsible for Aircraft Base Maintenance and Aircraft Maintenance Planning divisions of the company.                                            
≥  Sourced for suitable Maintenance Repair Organisations to undertake out-sourced maintenance of airframes, engines, landing gears, propellers and components and negotiated suitable contracts and oversaw their execution.      
≥  Was a member and later the leader of the Airline’s aircraft Fleet Development team that determined the required fleet composition, developed aircraft specifications, requested and evaluated proposals, negotiated terms for  the purchase or lease of additional aircraft, selected optional buyer furnished equipment, developed implementation budgets and oversaw the entire aircraft manufacturing, acceptance and entry into service processes.
≥  Was a member of the airline’s Job Evaluation team representing the Technical Department.   
≥  Was a member of the airline’s Strategy Development team representing the Technical Department.     
≥  Was the Crisis Management Centre (CMC) Technical Director where I represented the department and later assumed the role of its overall Director. 
≥  Deputised for the airline’s Technical Director  whenever he was away or the office was vacant.
≥  Was a member of the Committee of Experts appointed by the Kenya Government in August 2010 to study the structure, organization, fleets composition, facilities and equipment of public air wings and come up with recommendations on how they can be reformed.



Job Title  Date   Company
 Head of Base Maintenance  2006-2008  Kenya Airways
 Head of Technical Support  1994-2006  Kenya Airways
 Manager Inventory Planning & Control  1990-1994  Kenya Airways
 Manager Engineering Development  1987-1990  Kenya Airways
 Senior Development Engineer  1980-1987  Kenya Airways
 Development Engineer  1977-1980  Kenya Airways
 Trainee Assistant Development Engineer   1976-1977  East African Airways
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