Expert Engineering Team Provides Innovative Solutions, Expanding the Capabilities of the World’s Leading Aviation Workforce Solution

Oak Brook, IL — LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions (“LAUNCH”) announced today that it is expanding its Professional division’s services to include a highly skilled, dedicated team of engineers that excels in providing a full suite of leading-edge, effective engineering solutions, further supporting the company’s commitment to being an industry leader in aviation workforce solutions. The new group is LAUNCH Engineering.

“While we have always offered engineering talent under LAUNCH Professional and will continue to do so, we understand that clients need alternative engineering solutions when facing complex challenges. That’s where LAUNCH Engineering comes in – it’s essentially your engineering triage liaison, a group that can listen to your challenges and provide a tailored solution,” explains Jason Adams, President of LAUNCH Professional.

The LAUNCH Engineering team will be led by Gilson Rigo as its Vice President.  Gilson has extensive experience in the aerospace industry with over 38 years of leading and directing engineering departments for major airlines, repair stations, completion centers, STC holders and a solid history of building engineering teams. He has a strong knowledge of airplane structures, components, interiors, avionics, and systems for all major airframe types.  This comprehensive expertise has prepared him to excel with LAUNCH.

LAUNCH Engineering provides expert on-site and remote support solutions to Airlines, OEMs, Leasing Operators, Manufacturers, MROs, VIP Completions, Passenger–to-Freighter Conversion Centers and STC Providers. With decades of combined experience in managing, advising and implementing engineering projects, plus an impressive depth of first-hand knowledge, the LAUNCH Engineering team has unrivaled expertise and is ready 24/7 to deliver innovative, flexible solutions that streamline the process to save clients valuable time and cost. LAUNCH Engineering offers expertise in all facets of engineering, including structural analysis, MRO liaison engineering, repair instructions, stress evaluation, STC modifications and modifications in conjunction with specific requirements, and more.

“At LAUNCH, we believe that being an industry leader means you need to evolve and grow along with the industry,” asserts Mike Guagenti, CEO of LAUNCH. “This newly expanded range of engineering offerings is the perfect example of how we continually strive to provide critical aviation resources that support our partnerships.”

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