Maurice James

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  • Project Management
  • Flight Test Engineering
  • Engine and Powerplant Development
  • System Safety Analysis

Maurice has many years of experience in the aviation industry having previously held various senior positions managing teams of project managers and engineers.  He specialises in system safety analysis, system safety training, engine and powerplant design and development, flight test engineering and project management.  He has a wide understanding of the safety analysis process in the context of aircraft design.  Working as an aviation consultant partnering with R.G.W. Cherry & Associates, Maurice has performed a wide range of system safety projects and benefit analyses.  He is an experienced lecturer and carries out the tutorials on the Cranfield University Safety Assessment of Aircraft Systems five day Course.  Maurice is the co-presenter of the company’s Applied Safety Assessment course.  Together with Ray Cherry and Cranfield University, Maurice has co-presented system safety assessment training courses to many organisations worldwide.

Maurice is also a holder of a Commercial Pilots Licence with an Instructors Rating and flies regularly. Since partnering with R.G.W. Cherry & Associates, Maurice has presented many system safety training courses and worked on a wide range of system safety projects and benefit analyses.

Maurice is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society.  He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Durham.

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