Aviation Projects has provided assistance to the Wagner Group from the initial planning approval through to the construction and operation of Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport and continues to provide valuable ongoing advice and support.
Aviation Projects provided expert advice and guidance on a range of matters including the preparation of initial demand forecasts and scope of aircraft operations, concept layouts, concept airspace and aircraft flight paths and consideration of various other planning and operations matters. They have also provided advice on aeronautical infrastructure requirements and costs and operational advice on a variety of matters. Aviation Projects was able to assist with the introduction and ongoing operation of B747-800F aircraft by preparing a safety case that was approved by CASA.
Managing Director, Keith Tonkin, is thoroughly professional in all of his work and takes pride in providing a tailored solution that considers all aspects of a client’s strategic intent, including the short and long term implications of various recommended actions.
Aviation Projects has been integral to the success of our airport and continues to be a valued advisor to our business.
MEng MAvn BBus ATCO
Specialist Consultant - Aviation
Pavel has diverse professional experience working for civil and military aviation clients in Australia, Central Asia, the Middle East and the United Kingdom. He commenced his career as an air traffic controller before transitioning to solving complex aviation problems and finding optimal, cost-effective solutions which result in an industry that is safe and sustainable.
He recently led and completed a project for the Royal Saudi Air Force where he was responsible for developing and establishing an Aeronautical Data Coordination and Processing Centre.
Pavel has excellent communication skills and has the ability to build strong relationships with senior stakeholders, industry experts and client representatives. He specialises in Risk and Fatigue Management Systems, Air Traffic Management, Aerospace Management and Aerodrome Safeguarding.
- Master of Aerospace Engineering - RMIT University, Melbourne
- Master of Aviation Management - Griffith University, Brisbane
- Bachelor of Business - Almaty Economic University (Kazakhstan)
- ATCO (Air Traffic Control Officer) – Global ATS (United Kingdom)
- Aircraft Accident Investigation - Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (USA)
- Human Factors in Aviation - Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (USA)
- ArcGIS for Aviation – Esri (Saudi Arabia)