Atlantic Aviation Group Granted EASA Part 21 Design Services Approval

Head of Airworthiness Nick Holdaway, Quality Manager Joe Martin, Design Services Manager Colm Carty and Quality Assurance Inspector Brian Loftus at the announcement of Design services approval for Atlantic Aviation Group.

Shannon based Atlantic Aviation Group, have this week announced that they have been granted EASA Part 21 Design Services approval.


Speaking at the announcement, Part 21 Design Services manager Colm Carty said “I would like to thank everyone who helped us to achieve this approval including the EASA Design Organisations department. We are delighted to be able to offer this new capability and look forward to building our team to meet the demands of our current and future customers.”


With over 50 years of experience as a Part 145 Base Maintenance service, Atlantic Aviation Group in addition to its Design Services capability also offers CAMO services and Part 147 training. These services can be offered independently but also bundled as a suite depending on customer requirements saving valuable time and money. 


The addition of Design Services approval is a key component to the Group’s customer centric strategy as CEO Connor Flanagan explained, “Design Services is a key part of our strategy to provide customers with a full complementary suite of services. This latest approval clearly demonstrates the Groups ongoing desire to meet and exceed our customer expectations.”


He continued “These are very exciting times at Atlantic Aviation Group with the recent granting of CAMO approval, the opening of the new Atlantic Aviation Institute late last year along with today’s announcement. We have very ambitious plans for this company which are driven by our customer’s needs. The plans are also hugely motivated by our core values including ambition, customer centricity and commitment to excellence. The future is bright for Atlantic Aviation Group.”


The Atlantic Aviation Group team will be exhibiting on stand C110 at the Dublin Aviation Summit on May 16th and 17th in the RDS, Dublin.  If you are interested in finding out more about Atlantic Aviation Group, visit the company website



Further Information about the company

Originally founded in 1962, Atlantic Aviation Group (AAG) Group is one of Europe’s leading independent Aviation service providers, offering maintenance and engineering services to international operators of B737, B757 and B767 type aircrafts. The company employs 220 staff at its Shannon facility, where it has established a strong reputation for quality and technical expertise. In addition to providing comprehensive MRO services, Atlantic Aviation Group supports its customers with a wide range of engineering and technical services and is an EASA approved 147 training organisation, Part 21 Design Services Organisation and a Part M Subpart G and I organisation.