Cripps Pemberton Greenish advises Kent-based aviation company

8 March, 2021
by: Cripps Pemberton Greenish

Cripps Pemberton Greenish has advised aviation business RAS Group on its sale to Jet Maintenance Solutions (Jet MS).


RAS Group is a long-established aircraft interior, exterior, and completions company specialising in interior repairs, manufacturing, and exterior paint refinishing for VIP and commercial aircraft. Based at Biggin Hill airport, the company was founded in 1996 and comprises RAS Completions Limited and RAS Interiors Limited. 


Jet MS is a provider of integrated world-class aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul solutions for business and regional aviation. The company is part of Avia Solutions Group, the largest aerospace business group in Central & Eastern Europe with 90 offices and production sites providing aviation services and solutions worldwide. 


The acquisition of RAS Group gives Jet MS a valuable and complementary range of services to offer its international clients and an opportunity for RAS to expand its reach into new markets.  


Nigel Stanford led the legal team advising RAS Group, which also included Kevin Finlayson


Founder Russell Pitt commented, “We have greatly appreciated the guidance of Nigel and Kevin throughout the sale process, they have been a pleasure to work with.”


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