1 February 2024

Part 145 Maintenance Manger joins ecube

Part 145 Maintenance Manger joins ecube

ecube is pleased to announce the appointment of Brian Smyth as Part 145 Maintenance Manager.


Brian joins ecube with 22 years’ experience in the aviation industry and brings a wealth of experience in base and line maintenance management as a B1 Licenced Engineer.  Brian’s extensive expertise in aircraft maintenance and transition operations, airworthiness and regulatory compliance, and commitment to excellence will play a pivotal role in the growth and development of our maintenance and transition operations globally.

Simon Nolan, Chief Operations Officer, says: “I’m delighted to Welcome Brian to the team as our UK Maintenance Manager. As we grow our Storage and Maintenance capabilities around the Globe, bringing in key roles like this is essential. Brian has an extensive MRO and Airline background that will help lead us through this period of growth. He also brings a unique view on and knowledge of the lessor community’s maintenance requirements which will enrichen the business’s Transition services”. 

Hear from Brian…

“ecube are global leaders in aircraft storage, disassembly, and transition services and I am very proud to have been selected to become a member of their highly skilled management team. I look forward to supporting their continuous growth and ambition, particularly within 145 management and transitions.”



ecube specialises in connecting aircraft owners and parts companies together to maximise mutual value.  Aircraft are highly complex assets that hold significant value at all stages of their lifecycle. Over the last decade we have become the global leaders in Aircraft Storage, Disassembly and Transition. We have achieved this by understanding that every aircraft project is different, which is why the processes at each of our global facilities are highly responsive, adapting to the requirements of the next owner or operator, throughout the aircraft’s lifespan. At the end of which, and at each location, our parts customers get the unrivalled speed & accuracy that they need, allied to our AFRA Diamond Level quality status. We continue to build on this position, deepening our disassembly services and continuously improving every aspect of our capabilities. We are actively growing our maintenance offerings to meet the needs of customers returning aircraft to service. By delivering unmatched levels of re-use and recycling of materials in the industry, we are committed to our customers, our people, and the circular economy. This is the ecube way.

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