Atlantic Aviation Group, the Shannon-based aircraft maintenance specialist, has exited High Court protection following its acquisition by new owner, Patrick Jordan.
The news comes after a 3-month examinership process succeeded in securing the business which employs 220 staff.
Following its acquisition, Atlantic Aviation Group’s new owner, Patrick Jordan announced that he intends to continue to operate the company as a leading independent maintenance, repair and overhaul specialist and to grow the workforce in 2015 by hiring new apprentices.
Founded in 1962, the company, formerly known as Atlantic Aviaton , provides comprehensive maintenance and modification services to airline operators and leasing companies from around the world.
Atlantic Aviation Group is a major employer in the Mid-West region, with a highly skilled workforce renowned for its expertise and craftsmanship. It provides maintenance on Boeing 737, 757 and 767 type aircraft and holds approvals with EASA, FAA, Canadian and Bermudan.