• Homer Constantinides

    Managing Director

    Homer commenced his career in aviation in 1972, starting as a Pilot and then Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer having gathered experience in the General Aviation, Business Aviation and Airline sectors in Europe prior to joining Airflite.

    He has been with Airflite since 1983; and has been a Company Director and one of the owners since 1987. Homer has been Managing Director at Airflite since 2002. He has been instrumental in the growth of the business, from a local sales and maintenance organisation, to a vibrant international organisation with customers throughout Australia and the Asian region. That growth has resulted in the broad capability that Airflite offers today across multiple markets.

    Homer is a passionate advocate for the development of in-country capability and reinvestment in localised skill, as evidenced by Airflite’s capability growth, apprenticeship program and establishment of a specialised Registered Training Organisation.

  • Kristian Constantinides

    Defence Programs Manager

    Kris has been with Airflite since he graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce double major in Corporate Administration and Management in 2003. In 2016, Kris became a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD) and is currently completing his Masters of Business Administration (MBA).

    Kris’ duties stretch across a variety of business areas, predominantly focussed on strategy, business development, risk, contracts, and general management. Kris’ journey at Airflite has included prior roles of Project Administrator, Project Manager and Business Development Manager, prior to becoming General Manager.

    Kris is also a Director of the Australian Industry Defence Network in Western Australia (AIDN-WA), which seeks to promote the interests of the local Defence industry. Kris has represented the Aviation and Defence industry as a keynote speaker at events for University of WA, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA, the Australian Department of Immigration, Defence and Industry Study Program and AIDN-WA; and as a panel member for a Committee for Economic Development of Australia.

  • Stephen Murphy

    Defence Programs Manager

    Steve is a former senior RAAF Engineering Officer, having served 33 years in the RAAF as both a technical airmen and engineering officer. He separated from the RAAF in 2013 to manage the PC-9/A program for Airflite, and was appointed to his current position overseeing the Company’s Defence program in July 2015.

    Prior to joining Airflite Pty Ltd, Steve was the Commanding Officer of the Training Aircraft Systems Program Office, and prior to that the Director of Aviation Regulation at the Directorate General Technical Airworthiness where he provided oversight for the ADF aviation engineering and maintenance technical regulatory environment. Steve has completed several management, engineering and technical courses during his time with the RAAF, and has held significant senior engineering and logistics posts throughout his RAAF career including RAAF LIF Hawk Integrated Logistics Support Manager (RAAF Williamtown) and Resident ILS Engineer (BAE Systems UK).

  • Cameron Macdonald

    Chief Engineer – PC-9/A

    Cameron holds degrees in Science, Aeronautical Engineering and Finance and is a former RAAF Engineering Officer. Prior to separating from the RAAF, he was the F/A18 Airframe Structures Engineering Team Leader and Design Engineer for F/A18 and Macchi Structures and Systems at the Tactical Fighter Weapons Systems Logistics Squadron.

    Cameron has been employed by Airflite since 1998 and his roles have included Site Manager of the RAAF Pearce operations, and PC9/A Senior Maintenance Manager. These roles also include managing Airflite contracts held with BAE Systems Australia.

    Cameron has extensive experience in ADF communication procedures, engineering reporting and system engineering. He has a depth understanding of Commonwealth contractual requirements and is also a champion of Agile methodology within Airflite. He strives to develop collaborative behaviour throughout Airflite product development and embraces Scrum and Sprint process during projects which require a fast prototype or undefined scope.

  • Robert “Joe” Dobson

    Corporate Quality Manager

    Joe joined Airflite in 1994, holding roles including Avionics Supervisor and Defence Quality Manager before his current role as Corporate Quality Manager. Joe’s experience extends across Defence and Civilian regulations, both in Australia and Internationally.

    Prior to joining Airflite, Joe had a 22 year career in the Australian Air Force, specialising in Avionics. Joe is a qualified Avionics Aircraft Maintenance Engineer and a Lead Auditor for Quality and Safety (ISO9001 and AS4801).

  • Nicholas Jones

    Vice President of Aircraft Sales

    Nicholas joined Airflite in 2016 as Vice President of Aircraft Sales, having previously held positions Sales Director and/or VP of Sales positions at organisations including Hawker Pacific, Aeromil, Raytheon Aircraft Company and Bombardier Aerospace. Nicholas has extensive experience in business aviation sales and management in the Asia-Pacific region over the last thirty years.

    Nicholas holds a Higher National Diploma in Business and Administrative Studies from Greenwich University in London, and is an Executive Committee Member of the Australian Business Aviation Association.

  • Kim Chan

    Finance Manager

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    Business Support Manager – East Sale

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    Business Development – Product Sales

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    Business Development – Project Leader

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    Business Development Manager

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    Head of Maintenance – General Aviation

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    Customer Service Representative (FBO)

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    Site Manager – East Sale

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    Branch Manager – Victoria Product Support

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    Supply Chain Manager

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    Head of Maintenance – Fixed Wing

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    Head of Maintenance – Rotary Wing

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  • James Walker

    Management Accountant

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  • Sandro Carusi

    Project Manager

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  • Patrick McCormack

    Eastern States Business Manager