‘The children can walk to and from school and there is a great sense of community’

A love of aeroplances and an apprenticeship with Atlantic Aviation Group has led David Evans to an interesting and varied career in the industry

6th October, 2019
David Evans: ‘Atlantic Aviation Group invests in people and career progression is facilitated all the time’ Picture: Keith Wiseman

His first word was “plane” and he recalls watching the runway from the sitting room of his family home growing up in Shannon. It is, therefore, little surprise that David Evans has ended up working at Atlantic Aviation Group.

A systems analyst employed in the organisation’s IT department, Evans started his aircraft maintenance engineering apprenticeship with the company, then known as SRS Aviation, in 1990.

“My parents moved to Shannon from Birmingham...

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