Iron Maiden Singer Launching Aircraft Maintenance Business

Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson has launched an aircraft maintenance business, Cardiff Aviation Ltd.

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According to Blabbermouth.net, Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson has launched an aircraft maintenance business, Cardiff Aviation Ltd, which will be based at the Twin Peaks Hangar at St Athan, Vale of Glamorgan in Wales, United Kingdom.

Dickinson, a qualified commercial pilot, and his company is leasing the 132,000 square-foot hangar from the Welsh government.

Cardiff Aviation will maintain airliners and other large aircraft for major and independent airlines.

It will also have facilities to complete the full range of ancillary aircraft maintenance and training activities and has the expertise and approvals to certify aircraft from many jurisdictions, including the USA.

Commented Dickinson: "We're coming into this enterprise with the knowledge that we'll also be bringing business to south Wales.

"South Wales has long had an association with the aircraft industry and I am delighted that I am able to have a small part in the continuation of that tradition."

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    Deathriken
    Somebody doing good for the world. Its people like Bruce that mean the world hasnt completely gone to shit. Why havent you been knighted or recognised for your good deeds yet Bruce? you NEED to be!
    6-String_Madman
    If I was Bruce, I would have called the business, "Aces High"... : ) Still, great idea of providing jobs for the people in South Wales!! Up The Irons!!
    captainperoxide
    Everything I read, hear or see from this man makes me more and more proud to be a Maiden fan. Forget metal, forget music, Bruce has to be one of the coolest guys in the world.