A TEAM OF AVIATION RECRUITMENT EXPERTS
WITH OVER 26 YEARS OF AVIATION EXPERIENCE

With over 26 years of Aviation experience Spectrum Aviation has specialised in the recruitment and contracting of flight crew on behalf of airlines worldwide. Spectrum Aviation established a dedicated flight crew resourcing department that was to set the industry standard in relation to how only the most suitable qualified pilots are sourced, screened, presented and contracted to client airlines. This process successfully ensured that airlines were able to meet their crewing needs in a cost effective manner that in no way compromised their stringent experience and safety requirements.

We bring extensive expertise that can ensure anexcellent understanding of an airlines requirements, first-hand knowledge of a flight operations environment and ability to sources the most suitable, productive applicants required by client airlines. Extensive knowledge of legal contracts ensures that any negotiations with an airline or questions from a contractor can be dealt with in a expert manner. Spectrum Aviation has a wealth of senior management behind the organisation as well as extensive account management and financial personnel. Our ability to share resources with  Spectrum Aviation also ensures that we have the ability to maximise efficiencies without reducing our commitment to our clients and contract personnel.

A MANAGEMENT TEAM THAT TAILORS
OUR APPROACH TO EACH INDIVIDUAL CLIENT.

Shane Pollard

Shane Pollard

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Shane has 27 year experience in aviation operations and recruitment, working with Ryanair and other major airlines in Switzerland, Thailand, Vietnam and Singapore. His deep knowledge of pilot recruitment ensures the very highest levels of commitment and service to clients.

Neil Fraser

Neil Fraser

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

A previously qualified pilot for 31 years and Licenses Aircraft Engineer for 5 years, he has accomplished success in researching, marketing and selling leading edge aviation training technology to worldwide airlines, airports and ground handling companies.

Ray Butler

Ray Butler

DIRECTOR

Ray established Spectrum Print in 1990 which now operates from an 80,000 sq. metre warehouse in Citywest, Dublin and manager 41 staff. His entrepreneurial spirit and management expertise gives Spectrum Aviation fresh insights and ideas to the board.

Darren Duggan

Darren Duggan

Flight Crew Resource Manager

Darren has extensive experience in aviation having worked in flight operations, flight planning, crewing and pilot recruitment. His in-depth knowledge of aviation and pilot recruitment ensures that the very highest levels of commitment and service are provided to pilots and our clients at all times.

Damian Gibbons

Damian Gibbons

FINANCE DIRECTOR

Damian has worked in the US and Russia as Finance Director of a large aviation group, establishing and running their new Duty Free Operations for many years. He joined Spectrum in 2006 and is invaluable for his extensive international experience and contacts.

WE HAVE WORKED WITH COMPANIES ACROSS MANY SECTORS,
PARTNERING WITH THEM TO MEET AVIATION REQUIREMENTS

The success of our business is understanding the needs of our clients and candidates. Our customer focused service ensures our expertise and resources are available to meet your needs. We have an in-depth understanding of crewing requirements and also the needs of pilots when seeking a new challenge

We offer airlines the operational flexibility needed especially during peak seasons, fleet expansions, aircraft introduction or route expansion. We provide a cost-effective solution to providing the qualified, experienced and professional flight crew whenever you may need them.

TESTIMONIALS

I can confirm that all is good here and pleased with the services of Spectrum Aviation. Some of the other pilots here are with another company and I can assure you they all envy me being with Spectrum Aviation. The communications with Spectrum Aviation was perfect and enjoyable so far, as well as the exchanges I had with your finance department.

B737NG Captain

2018-01-31T15:10:41+00:00

B737NG Captain

I can confirm that all is good here and pleased with the services of Spectrum Aviation. Some of the other pilots here are with another company and I can assure you they all envy me being with Spectrum Aviation. The communications with Spectrum Aviation was perfect and enjoyable so far, as well as the exchanges I had with your finance department.
I have worked several times with a lot of agencies on so many different offers but your team has been wonderful and very business minded

CRJ Captain

2018-01-31T15:07:04+00:00

CRJ Captain

I have worked several times with a lot of agencies on so many different offers but your team has been wonderful and very business minded
airBaltic has recently started working with Spectrum Aviation Personnel who supplies Contract B737 Captains to us while we re-train our existing Captains for the new CS300 aircraft which are coming into service. In this short period, we have been working together very intensively, and they have demonstrated themselves as hard-working, professional, diligent and reliable partners. We look forward to continuing with this business relationship in the future as well

Pilot Recruitment Manager - airBaltic

2018-01-31T15:01:07+00:00

Pilot Recruitment Manager - airBaltic

airBaltic has recently started working with Spectrum Aviation Personnel who supplies Contract B737 Captains to us while we re-train our existing Captains for the new CS300 aircraft which are coming into service. In this short period, we have been working together very intensively, and they have demonstrated themselves as hard-working, professional, diligent and reliable partners. We look forward to continuing with this business relationship in the future as well
"After winning our tender Spectrum Aviation quickly supplied a number of pilots to us and we expect many more in the coming weeks. They have been very helpful and are in good standing with the Pilots that they have contracted to us. I would definitely recommend them to other non competing Airlines."

Director Flight Operations - RwandAir

2018-01-31T14:55:13+00:00

Director Flight Operations - RwandAir

"After winning our tender Spectrum Aviation quickly supplied a number of pilots to us and we expect many more in the coming weeks. They have been very helpful and are in good standing with the Pilots that they have contracted to us. I would definitely recommend them to other non competing Airlines."
”We would like to express our thanks to Spectrum Aviation in relation to the recent ferry of two A320 aircraft from Singapore to the United States. Despite a very challenging operation with a number of unscheduled delays, the movement of the two aircraft

Senior Director Maintenance & Engineering, Sun Country Airlines

2017-11-01T16:08:31+00:00

Senior Director Maintenance & Engineering, Sun Country Airlines

”We would like to express our thanks to Spectrum Aviation in relation to the recent ferry of two A320 aircraft from Singapore to the United States. Despite a very challenging operation with a number of unscheduled delays, the movement of the two aircraft
“Over the last number of years Fiji Airways have been working with Spectrum Aviation in relation to our requirements for A330 and B737 pilots. We have always found that the standard of pilot they have submitted, together with comprehensive details of each

Ken Barley, Executive General Manager Operations, Fiji Airways

2017-11-01T16:03:30+00:00

Ken Barley, Executive General Manager Operations, Fiji Airways

“Over the last number of years Fiji Airways have been working with Spectrum Aviation in relation to our requirements for A330 and B737 pilots. We have always found that the standard of pilot they have submitted, together with comprehensive details of each