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"People sometimes think technology just automatically gets better every year, but it actually doesn't. It only gets better if smart people work like crazy to make it better." Elon Musk

AVISU’s mission is to support our customers innovation in identifying, developing and delivering solutions that solve todays challenges as well as preparing for much needed paradigm changes of the future.

AVISU effectively establishes an integrated and confidential partnership with customers to ensure the business mission and objectives are met throughout the change lifecycle. Through well established clear and transparent communication and on time delivery AVISU provides a robust and cost effective service to our customers. Safety is always at the heart of our approach.

AVISU achieves this mission through a balanced understanding, and expertise, of the financial pressures and increasing competition in the aviation industry, with the safety, operational and environmental efficiency gains that can be achieved through innovative thinking.

Our team

Stephen O'Flynn

Stephen O'Flynn

Stephen has over 20 years experience in the Aviation Industry. He has past experience as an operational Air traffic Controller and Operational Manager and prior to that, a business background in banking. He has lead numerous international expert teams covering major global programs and projects from European Aviation Safety Authority certification to Eurocontrol/ICAO Generic Surveillance standards for both surface (e.g. Aerodrome Control Services using A-SMGCS) and airborne (e.g. AREA and Approach) applications. He also provides expert global advice and strategy for airborne Free Route operations in core Europe as well as airport airside operational efficiency and safety including training on ATC operational topics. He holds a degree in Commerce, Graduate Diploma in International Law and Aviation Diploma and a practitioner certificate in Prince2 project management.

Robert Tod

Robert Tod

In the period 1973-2001 Rob was an operational controller working for the National Air Traffic Services (NATS) in the UK. From 2001-2011 was employed by Serco latterly as the Director Air Traffic Services at Dubai International Airport. From 2011-2013 worked with IATA as Regional Director Safety Operations and Infrastructure.

As an Air Traffic Controller Rob had validated ATC licenses in Area/Area Radar Control, Aerodrome control and Approach/Approach Radar. He worked at the London Air Traffic Control Center West Drayton, the Scottish Air Traffic Control Center at Prestwick, Aberdeen Airport and Dubai International Airport.

With over 45 years' experience, Robert specializes in Air Traffic Management provides expert services in the following but not limited to:

  • Regulatory Compliance to International standards and regulations
  • Airport Infrastructure with an emphasis on Air Traffic Management
  • Future ATM concepts
  • Safety Management
Bengt Collin

Bengt Collin

Bengt has over 40 years' experience in the Air Traffic Management Industry. This includes over 29 years as operational Tower and Approach ATCO at Stockholm Arlanda Airport including 4 years as Operational Tower Manager.

Bengt worked EUROCONTROL Headquarters for 10 years in the Airport and Safety Unit where he was a key leader in the A-SMGCS and Runway Safety development from the very beginning of those activities.

Bengt has continued to support Eurocontrol as well as global ATM suppliers and service providers in recent years in the update of A-SMGCS requirements and procedures and has surveyed many internationally leading airports for operational performance and safety improvements.

Stuart Mackrell

Stuart Mackrell

Stuart has over 30 years’ experience and is an expert-level chartered engineer with substantial safety consulting expertise: he has been instrumental in assessing hazard risks and evaluating safety measures for air-, land-, and sea-based programmes. Stuart also has vast experience in project management and ensuring compliance with safety regulations from team members.

Recently, he has worked with both civil and military domains and satellite systems designed for aircraft tracking and Air Traffic Control Services.

Doug Meyerhoff

Doug Meyerhoff

Douglas offers a unique level of Air Traffic Control experience gained on 3 continents over the past 37 years. Starting as a licensed Commercial Pilot, Douglas moved into ATC bringing his knowledge of the cockpit to the ATC operations room.

During his operational career, Douglas has performed in all positions in multiple Tower and Radar facilities.

Douglas's radar experience includes all positions in a TCU environment as well as en-route control in the Scottish ACC. Spanning his entire operational time, Douglas has regularly been in positions of responsibility such as overall tactical operational supervision, Airspace Management and Planning, Unit Standards adherence, as well as participating in Change Management and Strategic Development planning.

some of our key clients and collaborations

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Bridgepark, Beauly
Inverness-Shire, IV4 7AN
United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 146 387 2892

E-mail: contact@avisu.co.uk

At AVISU we are constantly looking for both employees and associated partners to support the ever increasing demands on our expertise. We require people that are self motivated and operationally experienced and the willingness to travel worldwide and occasionally work for extended periods overseas.