christurner

senior consultant

christurner

senior consultant

Senior Consultant

Chris is a Senior Consultant in the Access Aviation Team.

Over a forty year aviation career, he has held a number of senior management posts including Chief Pilot and Operations Director of a major UK airline. His experience covers inter alia the introduction of Electronic Flight Deck systems, the assimilation of a low cost airline into a charter airline, and the merger of two major UK airlines.

Currently a Captain and CAA Type Rating Examiner on Boeing 787 ‘Dreamliner’ aircraft, he has been a training pilot for over thirty years and an Examiner since 1991. His experience includes short, medium and longhaul flying, on Boeing 737, 757, 767 and 787 aircraft. Chris has wide, and international, experience in the recruitment, selection and training of pilots, as well as in technical and operational matters, and pilot industrial relations.

Chris has worked as an Expert Witness with Access Aviation since 2012, having completed training with the Expert Witness Institute. He is a member of the British Airline Pilots Association, and a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society.