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About Us

Global Airspace Solutions is an Australian based aviation consulting company located in Albury, New South Wales. We are specialists in Instrument Flight Procedure Design, Aeronautical Survey Charting and related training requirements for the aviation industry, with a focus on developing strong relationships with all our customers and industry stakeholders to provide industry best outcomes and solutions. Global Airspace Solutions has certification from the Australian Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) under the Civil Aviation Safety Regulations Part 173 and ICAO recognition to design non-precision and precision approaches in Australia. Our team has a strong history in aviation. We have broad experience in Airlines, Military, General Aviation, Emergency Aviation Services, Aviation Project Management, Aircraft Performance Analysis, Survey/GIS and Air Traffic Control, in Australia and overseas. The team at Global Airspace Solutions offer a full range of Instrument Flight Procedure Design Services for regional aerodrome operators through to major international aerodromes.

Cheryl Preston


Graduate Certificate Aviation Safety & Risk Management
Lead Auditor Qualified 30 years Aviation Experience

Stirling Preston


40 years Professional Aviation Experience
Australian CASA Flight Test Examiner (All licenses and ratings)
ICAO PANS-OPS Instrument Flight Procedure Designer
Airline Training & Checking Captain
Aircraft Performance Analyst
Lead Auditor Qualified

Bas Smeulders BSc

Chief Instrument Flight Procedure Designer / Instructor

ICAO PANS-OPS Flight Instrument Procedure Designer Specialist
PANS-OPS Trainer
Air Traffic Controller
Past member of  the following committees
– Dutch PBN Task Force
– NATO Military Instrument Procedure Standardization Team
– Past member of  FABEC CBA Land/Central West Airspace Design Working Group Eurocontrol
– RNAV Approach implementation Support Group
– Chairman of the NATO – Airfield Service and Procedure Panel

Jonathon Van Ree

General Manager - Instrument Flight Procedure Designer

AutoCAD Specialist / Trainer
ICAO PANS-OPS Instrument Flight Procedure Designer
GIS Specialist / Trainer
QMS & SMS Lead Auditor
Aviation and Environment Specialist
16 years Professional Aviation Experience

Rob Hamilton

Instrument Flight Procedures - TERPs, RNP-AR Consultant

Instrument Flight Procedure Designer
RNP-AR Specialist
Air Traffic Controller

Sam Hobbs

Project Pilot

ICAO PANS-OPS Instrument  Flight Procedure Designer
Low Level Survey Flying Training & Checking Specialist

Jane Harris

GIS Specialist

GIS & AutoCAD Qualified

Ian Bennett

Aerodrome Infrastructure Project Manager

ICAO/FAA Aerodrome Certification Certificate
Advanced Diploma Applied Science
25 years Construction Industry Experience
10 years Aviation Industry
Experience CASA licensed Pilot

Akhil Sigtia

Director of Business Development

20 years Industry Experience
CASA ATPL Professional Pilot
Previously, Director of Flight Operations, Head of Training and Checking
Australian CASA Chief Pilot Approval
Lead Auditor Qualified
LOSA – Line Operations Safety Auditor Aviation Consultant and Trainer