Our Patron

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Mr Charles Chong
Patron, AEA(S)

Mr. Chong studied engineering at Sydney Technical College in Australia on a Qantas Airways scholarship from 1973-1976. He qualified as an aircraft engineer in 1977.

He joined Singapore Airlines as a Senior Aircraft Engineer in 1979 and served postings in Dubai, Bahrain and Abu Dhabi before returning to Singapore in 1982.

In 1988, he was elected as a Member of Parliament for Sembawang GRC and is currently serving his sixth term as a Member of Parliament.

Mr Chong is currently the MP for Joo Chiat and a member of the Government Parliamentary Committee for Public Petitions Committee and Transport.

He is also the Vice-President of Continuing Airworthiness Management, SIA Engineering Co Ltd.

Mr Chong’s other appointments include Chairman of the National Police Cadet Corps (NPCC) Council, President of the Singapore Institute of Aerospace Engineers and President of the Association of Aerospace Industry (Singapore).