About airsight

airsight is an experienced and well-established company providing airports, air navigation service providers as well as civil aviation authorities and organisations with consulting, engineering and aerial services, software and training.

Contact airsight

Gustav-Meyer-Allee 25 13355 Berlin
Gustav-Meyer-Allee 25 13355 BerlinGermany
+49 30 45803177 info@airsight.de

Serving the aviation industry since 1999

The airsight portfolio includes topics such as aerodrome design and operations, airport capacity and simulation, flight procedure design and obstacles assessment, aircraft noise, safety regulations and oversight, safety assessment and safety management systems supported by airsight’s A-SMS software.

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airsight Team

Our team of highly skilled and experienced individuals is composed of more than 26 employees and approx. 15 external consultants. airsight consultants are aeronautical and civil engineers, licensed commercial pilots, aviation lawyers, statistics and economic experts as well as software developers.

Our cross-disciplinary team enables us to deliver an integrated consulting approach and deliver practical, efficient and innovative solutions tailored to our clients’ needs.

Management

airsight is managed by experienced professionals with a passion for aviation, aiming to always exceed client's expectations and to ensure employees' and partners' satisfaction.

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Holger Schulz

Professor; PhD Aeronautical Engineering
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Holger Schulz is the co-founder and managing director of airsight. He holds a PhD in Aeronautical Engineering. His doctorate on the subject of satellite-based precision approach procedures (GBAS) gained him international recognition by organisations such as the International Civil Aviation Authority (ICAO).

Since 2014 Mr. Schulz is an honorary professor in the field of "Airport Planning" at the Institute of Aeronautical Engineering and Transport Systems of the Technical University of Berlin for which he has held a teaching role for many years, specialising in "Airport Planning" and "Flight Procedure Design". Mr. Schulz is highly regarded amongst his peers on a national and international basis. His extensive experience ranges from comprehensive project and consulting experience to advising roles in various international bodies such as the Aerodromes Panel and the Instrument Flight Procedures Panel (IFPP, former OCP) of the ICAO, the Technical and Operational Safety Committee (TOSC), the Single European Sky (SES) Steering Group of Airport Council International (ACI), the European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation (EUROCONTROL) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). Mr. Schulz also holds a Commercial Pilot’s License (CPL) and is a certified aviation auditor.

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René Dörries

PhD Aeronautical Engineering
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

As managing director and co-founder of airsight René Dörries heads the departments of human resources and internal affairs and is responsible for the quality management of the company.

Mr. Dörries has many years of extensive project experience focusing on the subjects of aircraft noise, the design of noise abatement approach and landing procedures, obstacle assessments and collision risk determinations as well as safety assessments at airports.

He applied his wide ranging expertise in various aviation subjects such as air traffic control and flight operations as a lecturer at the Technical University of Berlin for many years and took an advising role in various international bodies such as the European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation (EUROCONTROL) and the ICAO Obstacle Clearance Panel.

Mr. Dörries has a doctorate from the Technical University of Berlin on establishing methodical criteria for satellite-based approach procedures.

Mr. Dörries is also a certified aviation auditor.

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Florian Schmidt

Master of Science in Transport Engineering
Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Florian Schmidt joined airsight in 2003 and since 2008 is acting as COO, heading up the divisions of safety and capacity management and air traffic control as well as training and software.

He is an experienced aviation expert with a considerable amount of national and international experience ranging from various consulting assignments on safety assessments, capacity analyses and the design of instrument flight procedures to an advising role for the Aerodromes Panel and the Instrument Flight Procedures Panel (IFPP, former OCP) of the ICAO.

Mr. Schmidt is an aviation training instructor for airsight and responsible for managing projects on the implementation and optimisation of safety management systems (SMS) for airports and air navigation service providers (ANSPs).

As certified aviation auditor, Mr. Schmidt led numerous large scale consulting assignments on SMS for clients such as Dubai, Doha, Frankfurt, Brussels and Hamburg-Finkenwerder (Airbus) and cooperated with more than 40 international Civil Aviation Authorities in various projects and training assignments.

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Reiko Schroeder

Master of Science in Aeronautical Engineering
Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Reiko Schroeder joined airsight as airport planning engineer in 2002 after having worked as an independent airport consultant for some years. Mr. Schroeder progressed his career at airsight from project engineer and project manager in the consulting division to Chief Operating Officer in 2008, responsible for aerodrome planning and compliance, safety assessments as well as marketing and sales.

His experience as a consultant ranges from managing various projects for international airports such as Berlin, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Luxembourg, Vienna and Warsaw or for authorities (e.g. Civil Aviation Authorities of Germany, Austria and Switzerland) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).

One focus of his expertise is in airport operations, especially operations in conjunction with construction works and the maintenance and inspection of the structural soundness of the manoeuvering areas. He further works as certified aviation auditor and lecturer for airport planning and design and EASA related trainings.

Facts and Figures

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1999

creation date

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26+

employees

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450

consulting projects conducted

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9001

ISO Certified QMS

Selected Clients