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  • Russell Starr

    President & Chief Executive Officer


    office: 817-416-7116     mobile: 817-965-2776

    Russell is an experienced leader with two decades in the aviation and aerospace field. He focuses on strategic business development, mergers & acquisitions, aircraft & jet engine procurement, and managing the overall quality of relationships with key customers, partners, and suppliers. Please contact Russell to discuss how doing business with Killick Aerospace can be of benefit to your organization.



  • Patrick Brown

    Director - Commercial Programs


    office: 817-416-4609     mobile: 469-644-8415

    Patrick has over 18 years aviation aftermarket experience with an emphasis on Aviation Materials Management, Supply Chain Management, and Asset Management - Asset Valuation. He recently joined Killick Aerospace as Director of Commercial Programs. Please contact Patrick to discuss innovative solutions to meet your Aviation Asset Management, Supply Chain, and Materials challenges.


  • Stephen Donegan

    Managing Director - Killick Aerospace Ltd.


    office: +353 1 812 0868     mobile: +353 86 8093325

    As Managing Director, Stephen has 20 years of experience in buying and trading commercial aircraft parts at airlines, MROs, and aircraft parts companies. He is focused on ensuring that Killick Aerospace provides customers with the highest quality product at the best possible value point. He will ensure that your organization is connected to the right individuals and teams to achieve the best possible experience and results.

  • Bjorn Vandekerckove

    Vice President - Powerplant


    office: +32 59 30 35 20     mobile: +32 477 31 78 48

    Bjorn has 20 years of technical and cost management experience in the Commerical Aviation industry. He served as jet engine maintenance advisor at a European airline, and has significant expertise on the CFM56-5B and CFM56-7B engines. Please contact Bjorn for your technical questions concerning those engines or for your engine management and engine fleet planning needs.


  • Leonard Wong

    Vice President Sales - Asia Pacific


    office: +65 6808 1565     mobile: +65 9788 9745

    Leonard has over two decades of aviation experience, working for major engine and airframe MRO and engine leasing companies. In 2007, he joined Killick Aerospace as Director of Sales Asia Pacific based in Singapore. Please contact Leonard to discuss your airframe and engine material requirements and innovative asset management solutions in the Asia Pacific region.