Do you maintain a Martin-Baker ejection seat? We have immense pride in the maintainers working on our seats around the world – due to your hard work, dedication and skill in servicing our ejection seats, Martin-Baker can proudly say that the lives of over 7,600 pilots have been saved.

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Maintainer Stories

If you’re a maintainer of a Martin-Baker ejection seat, or have been at some point in your lifetime, we would love to hear your story and publish it on this page of testimonials dedicated to you and your hard work. As a token of our appreciation, we would also like to offer you a Martin-Baker Maintainers Coin when your story is published below.

Fuerza Aerea Del Peru

Chris White and David Aikens of the Martin-Baker Training School recently visited the Fuerza Aerea Del Peru to conduct training on their PE16LF ejection seats. The suite of training delivered to the Peruvian Air Force included ejection seat maintenance along with Parachute and Personal Survival Pack (PSP) maintenance. Chris and David are pictured below presenting…

William “Neck” Hetrick Jr.

It gives me great pleasure with sharing my experience as a Martin-Baker ejection seat mechanic. I’ve been serving in Marine Aviation for over 24 years, in which I spent 13 years working on the SJU-5 and SJU-17 ejection seats. During those 13 years I assisted and inspected countless ejection seats on the F/A-18 Hornet, and…

Calling All Maintainers

If you’re a maintainer of Martin-Baker ejection seats, we want to hear your story! If you’d like to see your story and photograph posted up here on our page dedicated to the hard work of all the maintainers out there, please send it to us at Not only will your story feature on our…

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