About Us

As the world’s only professional body dedicated to the aerospace community, we exist to further the advancement of aeronautical art, science and engineering around the world.

Established in 1866, the Society has been at the forefront of developments in aerospace, seeking to promote the highest professional standards and provide a central forum for sharing knowledge.


The Hong Kong Branch

Formed in 1983, the Hong Kong branch is a regional embodiment of the Society representing a local pool of aeronautical expertise. The local branch aims to raise aviation awareness and interests in both the public and industrial arenas, and provide a platform for the exchange of ideas and aerospace information.


History of the RAeS

The Royal Aeronautical Society was formed in 1866 so it celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2016. Find out how the RAeS supported the pioneers of flight.

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Chairman and YM Chairperson’s Report 2019

New Branch Chairman, Neil Glenn and YM Chairperson, Thomas Yeung recap the highlights of 2018//2019 at the AGM.

The Society’s Corporate Partners

RAeS Corporate Partners are organisations, both large and small, from the breadth of the aerospace, aviation and space sectors with high level of commitment to professional recognition and continuous professional development. 

We are delighted to have these Hong Kong companies & associations,  Cathay Pacific Airways, Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company and Asian Business Aviation Association as Corporate Partners.

You can find details of the Society’s Corporate Partners programme, Benefits and their Events schedule by pressing the button below.

2019/2020 Hong Kong Branch Committee

Mr. Neil Glenn - Chairman - Cathay Pacific Airways
Mr. Darryl Chan - Honorary Secretary, Hong Kong Radar Aviation Services
Dr. Eric Wong - Treasurer - Hong Kong PolyTechnic University
Mr. Philippe Christol - Events Secretary - Cathay Pacific Airways
Mr. Nuwan Kamaragoda - Membership Secretary - Cathay Pacific Airways
Mr Thomas Yeung - Young Members Chairperson, Government Flying Service

Mr. John Kinsman - The Boeing Company
Mr. Steven Cheung - HK Express
Mr. Joe Cua - Government Flying Service
Mr. Mark Hayman - Aviation Services Research Centre
Ms Karina Mak - Hong Kong Aero Engine Services Limited
Dr. KS Fung - HK Institute of Vocational Education (Chai Wan)
Mr. Jimmy Tang - Vocational Training Council
Mr. Tommy Au Yeung - Hong Kong Air Traffic Control
Mr. Ken Kwan - Civil Aviation Department
Mr Chris Entwistle, CAE Hong Kong
Mr Kent Wong, Metrojet
Mr WK Chan, Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company
Mr Martin Hall, Gulstream G550 Captain
Mr Sven Krickow - China Aircraft Services Ltd

Our Address

Hong Kong Aviation Club

31 Sung Wong Toi Road


Hong Kong S.A.R.

Email : info@raes.org. hk


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