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Magma Aviation was launched in 2010 to commercially and operationally manage dedicated wide-body cargo aircraft, contracted on an exclusive basis from airline partners.

The senior management team at Magma Aviation is comprised of air cargo specialists and aviation professionals.

Conor Brannigan

Chief Executive Officer

Paul Hoatson

Head of Network Planning & Alliances

James le Poer Trench

Head of Operations

Emma Brooks

Head of Finance

James Gilliard

Head of Commerical

Part of the Avia Solutions Group

Magma Aviation is a Chapman Freeborn company and a family member of Avia Solutions Group, the world’s largest ACMI (Aircraft, Crew, Maintenance, and Insurance) provider, with a fleet of 212 aircraft.

The group also provides a range of aviation services including MRO (Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul), pilot and crew training, ground handling, as well as a variety of associated services. Supported by 12,000 highly skilled aviation professionals, the group operates in 68 countries worldwide.

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