Aquila Engineering was initially established as the Pilatus Australian Design Office providing engineering and logistics support to the RAAF in support of their PC-9/A aircraft operations throughout Australia.
Our role with Pilatus Aircraft has broadened over time, where we are tasked with developing minor and major Modification Orders for other Pilatus customers, such as the South African Air Force, Royal Saudi Air Force and Slovenian Air Force. We also undertake technical writing and drawing activities on behalf of Pilatus, such as significant review and update of repair manuals, including the provision of supporting drawings.
Our workforce personnel is split between our two primary Australian locations, including a full time on-site liaison position at Pilatus Aircraft Ltd, Switzerland. Our personnel also provide professional services across a range of disciplines to Defence through DMO Support Services Panel arrangements. Aquila Engineering is an AS/NZS ISO 9001: 2015 accredited organisation. We are experienced practitioners in CASA, EASA, FAA standards. As the Pilatus Australian Design Office, we are also required to deliver our services in accordance with the ADF Authorised Engineering Organisation standards.
To be considered a diverse, reliable service provider of choice.
Aquila Engineering has a diverse and multi-disciplined workforce. Our employees include senior design engineers who are highly experienced in systems, avionics & structures engineering, including CAR 35. Our technical team excel in technical writing including the development of aircraft modification orders, engineering orders and aircraft configuration management, authoring and training. From our Perth office we also offer engineering and the services of experienced CAD drawers.
Our employees have project management and project engineering experience in both minor and major acquisition. Our contracting personnel are skilled in the preparation and evaluation of tender documentation and contract development, negotiations and management. Please refer to Our Services page for a complete list of the services we provide.
Aquila Engineering | 247 Somerton Park Road, PO Box 1055 Sale Victoria 3850, Australia | Tel: +61 3 5149 5400 | Fax : +61 3 5143 2189 | Email: [email protected]
© All photos used with permission of Pilatus Australia Pty Ltd and the Royal Australian Air Force. RAAF Photos taken by Warrant Officer Ray Bennell.