Our Story

Our Story

GAL is a provider of professional aerospace services, based in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates.

GAL was established in 2007 and has grown to over 5,000 employees from 71 different nationalities. We are 100% UAE owned, and boast a best in class benchmark of having Emirati nationals comprising over 27% of our workforce.

Our aim is to become the Middle East's leading provider of aviation maintenance, repair, overhaul and specialised support services through excellence in service quality, safety, reliability, value and customer focus.

With years of experience coordinating both military and commercial logistics, our team is capable of addressing customer needs with agility and precision.

GAL has expanded its client base and now holds several maintenance and integrated logistics services contracts across the UAE. We continue to expand our support capabilities to local and regional customers through the following:

  • Partner with industry leaders
  • Collaborate with industry leadership
  • Engineer innovative technology 

Our services include, but are not limited to:

  • Aircraft maintenance & technical services
  • Manpower outsourcing solutions
  • Logistics & supply chain services
  • Command level advisory support
  • Specialised training solutions
  • Air defence maintenance & technical support services
  • Modifications & upgrade management
  • Supply chain management
  • Export compliance

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About ADQ

About ADQ

ADQ ("القابضة" in Arabic) is one of the region's largest holding companies with a broad portfolio of major enterprises spanning key sectors of Abu Dhabi's diversified economy.

We are both an asset owner and investor in target sectors, locally and internationally, which align with the Abu Dhabi leadership's economic vision.

We work to ensure the long-term financial viability and sustainability of our portfolio, ultimately creating added value for Abu Dhabi's future.

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