Ray Flower has been appointed Head of Technical College of KLM UK Engineering Limited as of 1st March.

Ray Flower started his career in 1979 and has carried out many aviation training roles within the industry over the last 30 years. Ray's latest roles include Head of Aviation at Kingston University and Chief Academic Officer (CAO) for Al Ain International Aviation Academy (AAIAA) in the UAE, Engineering Head at Qatar Aeronautical College and Head of Aeronautical Engineering at MTC Oman.

Ray commented: "I am very proud to be returning to KLM UK Engineering Limited as Head of Technical College. Being part of the new International Aviation Academy - Norwich and helping to educate and inspire the next generation of aviation engineers is an exciting prospect and I look forward to the challenge ahead, as well as continuing to support the training of our current staff within the MRO."

KLM UK Engineering is a wholly-owned AFI KLM E&M subsidiary specialising in maintenance and training solutions for regional and narrow-body aircraft fleets.