Australian Aerospace Engineering

Australian Aerospace Engineering Pty Ltd (AAE) is a CASA Part 145 approved Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) company that has matured over 29 years. Since inception AAE has provided dedicated helicopter support across a range of platforms. While AAE does not operate helicopters commercially, the company does own and make available helicopters to customers having their aircraft repaired.

“AAE specialises in helicopter airframe, tailboom and composite structures and has the appropriate fixtures, tooling, craftsmanship and workshop capabilities to deliver a premier MRO service.”

Colin Johnston, CEO


Over the past 29 years AAE has established a foundational understanding of helicopter maintenance procedures, quality control, and regulatory compliance. AAE is committed to supplying parts and services in accordance with the company’s process based Quality Management System (QMS). The QMS controls the supply of parts and services that the company offers. All staff are trained, educated and expected to perform within these procedures.

The QMS meets the Aerospace and Defence AS9100 series standards, ISO9001:2015 and CASR Part 145. AAE’s CASA Part 145 Approval Certificate number is CASA.145.0182.