May 4, 2022
CEO change at MTU Aero Engines AG
Reiner Winkler (60), CEO of MTU Aero Engines AG, will terminate his mandate for personal reasons at year-end 2022, in agreement with the Supervisory Board. This has been jointly determined in today's Supervisory Board meeting. "After more than twenty years in the management board of MTU, I now see the time has come to pass on my responsibilities.
May 3, 2022
Satcom Direct expands Asia Pacific presence with Singapore office opening and new appointments
Satcom Direct (SD), the business aviation solutions provider, is strengthening its Asia Pacific network with the opening of a Singapore office. The new location represents the base for Brian Roos, the recently appointed Asia Pacific, Regional Director, and newly named Regional Sales Manager, Kaviraj (Kavi) Nadarajah.
February 14, 2022
Ilker Ayci appointed as the CEO & MD of Air India
Tata Sons today announced that Ilker Ayci has been appointed the CEO & MD of Air India. The Air India board met this afternoon to consider the candidature of Ilker Ayci. N Chandrasekaran, Chairman of Tata Sons, was a special invitee to this board meeting.
February 14, 2022
Raytheon Technologies announces appointment of Christopher T. Calio as the company's Chief Operating Officer and names Shane G. Eddy as President of Pratt & Whitney
Raytheon Technologies Corporation today announced the appointment of Christopher T. Calio as Chief Operating Officer and named Shane G. Eddy to succeed Calio as President of its Pratt & Whitney business unit, effective March 1, 2022.
February 14, 2022
Karl Sheldon Named New CFM Executive Vice President
Brings a wealth of program management experience to the world's largest commercial fleet. CFM International has named Karl Sheldon as executive vice president, replacing Allen Paxson.
January 27, 2022
Clean Aviation: MTU COO Lars Wagner tapped for seat on Governing Board
Clean Aviation has launched. The successor to the European aviation research program Clean Sky, it officially kicked off at the end of last year. MTU Aero Engines is right there in the thick of things.
January 24, 2022
Bombardier Announces New Sales Team Appointments
Bombardier today announced strategic changes to its international sales leadership team. The changes, which take effect immediately, are designed to further optimize Bombardier's worldwide sales experience and capitalize...
January 20, 2022
New appointments to the AFI KLM E&M Executive Committee
On the 1st of January 2022, Bruno Tricoire and Nicolas Bertrand joined the Group Engineering & Maintenance Executive Committee as SVP Components and SVP Industrial Affairs & Projects respectively.
November 16, 2021
Pratt & Whitney Appoints Graham Webb as Chief Sustainability Officer to Further Advance Sustainability Initiatives
Pratt & Whitney today announced Graham Webb has been appointed to the newly created position of Chief Sustainability Officer.
September 29, 2021
Boeing Appoints Kuljit Ghata-Aura as President for Boeing Middle East, Turkey and Africa
The Boeing Company today announced the appointment of Kuljit Ghata-Aura as the new president of Boeing Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META), excluding the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, effective September 30, 2021.
September 16, 2021
Boeing Appoints Ziad Ojakli to Head Government Operations
The Boeing Company named Ziad S. Ojakli as the company's executive vice president of government operations effective October 1, 2021.
September 7, 2021
Boeing Names Matt Welch as Investor Relations Leader
Boeing today named Matt Welch as vice president of Investor Relations. Welch will succeed Maurita Sutedja, who has accepted an opportunity outside of Boeing following more than a decade of leadership within several finance roles at Boeing.
September 2, 2021
M. Suresh takes over as Member (Air Navigation Services) at Airports Authority of India
M. Suresh has taken over the charge of Member (Air Navigation Services) at Airports Authority of India on September 2, 2021.
August 16, 2021
Sunny Guglani to head Airbus Helicopters for India & South Asia
Airbus has appointed Sunny Guglani as Head of Airbus Helicopters for India and South Asia. He assumed charge on August 16, 2021, and will be based in New Delhi.
June 30, 2021
Boeing Elects Lieutenant General Stayce D. Harris to Board of Directors
The Boeing Company board of directors today announced that Lieutenant General Stayce D. Harris has been elected to the board. She will serve on the Aerospace Safety and Audit committees.
June 30, 2021
Boeing appoints Brian West as Chief Financial Officer
Long-time finance and business leader with experience across aerospace, manufacturing, infrastructure, global information services and other industries
June 14, 2021
Hansueli Loosli Elected as New Chairman and Further Strengthening of the Pilatus Board of Directors
Hansueli Loosli was elected as the new Chairman of the Board of Directors at the Pilatus Annual General Meeting. In addition, the Annual General Meeting elected two further notable members: Martin P. Furrer and Mario Rossi.
June 7, 2021
Thales appoints Ashish Saraf Vice-President and Country Director for India
Thales announced the appointment of Ashish Saraf as Vice-President and Country Director for India with effect from June 01, 2021. In this role, Ashish will lead the company's India business and will be responsible for the strategic growth...
May 3, 2021
CAE announces the appointment of Mary Lou Maher to CAE's Board of Directors
CAE announced today the appointment of Mary Lou Maher, FCPA, FCA, as a new member of CAE's Board of Directors.
April 26, 2021
Bombardier Appoints Ève Laurier as Vice President, Communications, Public Affairs and Marketing
Bombardier announced today the appointment of Ève Laurier as Vice President, Communications, Public Affairs and Marketing. Ève will report directly to Bombardier President and CEO Éric Martel and will lead the company's community engagement, employee and customer outreach, and steward the brand journey internally and externally, around the world.
April 7, 2021
Sanjeev Kumar takes over as Chairman, Airports Authority of India
Sanjeev Kumar, an IAS officer of 1993 batch, Maharashtra Cadre, took over as Chairman of Airports Authority of India, today. Prior to this, Kumar was working as State Commissioner -GST, Government of Maharashtra.
March 11, 2021
Perwien Meriwani Appointed Managing Director, KLM UK Engineering Limited
Perwien Meriwani has been appointed Managing Director of KLM UK Engineering Limited as of 1st July 2021. Based in Norwich, KLM UK Engineering is an AFI KLM E&M subsidiary specializing in maintenance solutions for regional and narrow-body aircraft fleets.
March 3, 2021
MTU Maintenance makes leadership changes in North America
MTU Maintenance, global leader in customized service solutions for aero engines, makes leadership changeson the North American continent with two new managers. Experienced leader Uwe Zachau assumes the role of Managing Directorand CEO of MTU Maintenance Canada on March 1st.
February 16, 2021
Dr. Drabu receives clearance for Air Works Board
Air Works - India’s largest independent MRO and well-diversified aviation services provider today announced that Dr. Haseeb A. Drabu has formally joined the Company’s Board as an Independent Director, after the receipt of all requisite approvals, including security clearance.
November 6, 2020
Boeing Appoints Jinnah Hosein to New Software Engineering Leader Role
The Boeing Company today named Jinnah Hosein as the company's vice president of Software Engineering, effective immediately. In this newly created role, Hosein will report to Greg Hyslop, Boeing chief engineer and senior vice president...
October 27, 2020
Flying Colours appoints Scott Meyer to new role of Chief Operating Officer
Flying Colours Corp., the North American maintenance, repair, overhaul and completions company, has appointed Scott Meyer to the new role of Chief Operating Officer effective immediately.
October 19, 2020
Bombardier Announces Leadership Appointments at Biggin Hill Service Centre
Bombardier Aviation announced key leadership appointments at its Biggin Hill service facility in London, demonstrating a strong commitment to the continued growth of its services network. The appointments are effective immediately.
September 22, 2020
Women's Indian Chamber Of Commerce & Industry (WICCI) appoints Lynn Frederick Dsouza as National President, Aviation Council
Lynn Frederick Dsouza, has been appointed as National President of the Aviation Council, Women's Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (WICCI).
September 17, 2020
Boeing names new Chief Strategy Officer and Company's First Chief Sustainability Officer
The Boeing Company today named B. Marc Allen as chief strategy officer and senior vice president, Strategy and Corporate Development, reporting to President and CEO David Calhoun.
September 9, 2020
Ed Dandridge to Head Communications at Boeing
Boeing named Ed Dandridge as the company's Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer, effective September 28, 2020. Dandridge succeeds Greg Smith, who has served as Interim Chief Communications Officer since July in addition to his role as Executive Vice President...
September 8, 2020
Bombardier Announces Leadership Appointments
Bombardier Aviation announced today key leadership appointments at its Tucson and Fort Lauderdale service facilities. The appointments are effective immediately.
September 4, 2020
Management appointments at Safran
livier Andriès has been named Executive Vice President, effective September 10, 2020. He is a member of the Group's Executive Committee. As initially announced, Olivier Andriès will succeed Philippe Petitcolin as Chief Executive Officer of Safran on January 1, 2021.
September 1, 2020
Lorenzo Mariani appointed Executive Group Director Sales & Business Development and Managing Director MBDA Italia
Lorenzo Mariani has become Executive Group Director Sales & Business Development of MBDA and Managing Director of MBDA Italia.
August 30, 2020
Dr. Drabu Joins Air Works as an Independent Director
Air Works - India's largest, independent MRO and well-diversified aviation services provider announced the appointment of Dr. Haseeb A. Drabu as an Independent Director on the Board of the Company.
August 28, 2020
Pilatus Strengthens Its Board of Directors With Two Top Swiss Entrepreneurs
Yesterday's extraordinary General Meeting saw shareholders elect two new well-known members to the Board of Directors - Hansueli Loosli and Lukas Gähwiler. Both have an outstanding track record, making them the ideal persons to continue building a sustainable and strategically successful future for the Swiss aircraft manufacturer.
August 13, 2020
Embraer Announces New Global Commercial Team
Following the appointment of Arjan Meijer as President & CEO of Embraer's Commercial Aviation business in June, Embraer is making a number of key leadership appointments in its global commercial team.
July 16, 2020
Kiran Dambala appointed as Chief Operating Officer of Tata Lockheed Martin Aerostructures
Tata Lockheed Martin Aerostructures Limited (TLMAL), a joint venture between Tata Advanced Systems Limited (TASL) and Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, has appointed Kiran Dambala as Chief Operating Officer (COO).
July 14, 2020
Gulfstream Announces Sales Team Promotions
Gulfstream Aerospace has announced promotions within its Sales organisation. Wayne Oedewaldt has been promoted to Regional Senior Vice President of International Sales for Asia Pacific.
July 8, 2020
New Dallas Service Center Appointment by Bombardier
Bombardier Aviation announced the recent appointment of Marc Rivest as General Manager of its award-winning Service Center in Dallas.
June 25, 2020
Airbus announces Rémi Maillard as the President of Airbus India and Head of South Asia
Airbus has appointed Rémi Maillard as President of Airbus India and Managing Director of South Asia region, effective September 1, 2020. Rémi, currently Head of Airbus Services, will succeed Anand Stanley who will move to Singapore as President, Airbus Asia-Pacific.
June 17, 2020
Klaus Eberhardt to continue as Chairman of the Supervisory Board of MTU Aero Engines AG
Klaus Eberhardt (72) will continue to lead the Supervisory Board of MTU Aero Engines AG. This was decided unanimously by the Supervisory Board at its meeting today.
June 16, 2020
Heidi R. Wood named as interim Group President, Defence and Security of CAE
CAE announced that effective June 26, Todd Probert, who was appointed to the position of Group President, Defence and Security in January 2020 will step down to pursue a job opportunity within the U.S. National Security community and Heidi R. Wood will take over as the interim Group President, Defence and Security.
June 4, 2020
Anand Stanley appointed President Airbus Asia-Pacific
Airbus has named Anand Stanley as President Airbus Asia-Pacific, effective July 1, 2020. Based in Singapore, Anand Stanley will lead the strategy and future positioning of Airbus and its divisions across the region.
April 21, 2020
Boeing announces key organization, leadership changes
Boeing today announced key organization and leadership changes aimed at driving greater cross-company integration and continuous improvement; aligning enterprise services to current business conditions while increasing value; streamlining senior leadership roles and responsibilities...
March 16, 2020
Boeing Human Resources Leader to Depart Company
Boeing today announced that Heidi Capozzi, senior vice president of Human Resources, will depart the company in early April to pursue another opportunity.
March 4, 2020
Aeronautics announces appointment of Moshe Elazar as its new CEO
Aeronautics Group, a leading provider of integrated turnkey solutions based on unmanned systems platforms, payloads and communications for defense, HLS and civil applications – announces the appointment of Mr. Moshe Elazar as its new CEO.
February 26, 2020
Boeing appoints Doniz as Chief Information Officer
Boeing today named Susan Doniz as the company's chief information officer and senior vice president of Information Technology & Data Analytics, effective in May.
February 24, 2020
Boeing nominates new directors; announces director retirements
The Boeing Company Board of Directors has nominated Steve Mollenkopf and Akhil Johri to be elected as directors at the company's upcoming annual meeting of shareholders.
January 13, 2020
Calhoun begins role as Boeing President and CEO
David L. Calhoun today assumed the role of president and chief executive officer of The Boeing Company. "With deep industry experience and a proven track record of performance, Dave is the right leader to navigate Boeing through this challenging time in our 104-year legacy," said Lawrence W. Kellner, chairman of the Boeing Board of Directors.
January 6, 2020
Carroll Lane named President of Commercial Engines, Pratt & Whitney
Pratt & Whitney today announced that Carroll Lane has assumed the role of President of the company's Commercial Engines business, reporting to Pratt & Whitney President Christopher Calio.
January 3, 2020
Dassault Aviation Appoints Charles Wemaëre Vice President, Worldwide Spares
Dassault Aviation has appointed Charles Wemaëre Vice President, Worldwide Spares, with responsibility for spare parts strategy and logistics efforts for the global Falcon fleet.
December 23, 2019
Boeing appoints Golightly to lead Communications
The Boeing Company today named Niel Golightly as the company's senior vice president of Communications, effective Jan. 1, 2020. He succeeds Anne Toulouse, who previously announced her plans to retire in early 2020.
December 23, 2019
Boeing announces leadership changes
Boeing announced today that its Board of Directors has named current Chairman, David L. Calhoun, as Chief Executive Officer and President, effective January 13, 2020.
December 23, 2019
Bombardier Expands Business Jet Sales Leadership Team
Bombardier Aviation today announced two new senior leadership appointments across the business aircraft sales team, including Michael Anckner as Vice President, Worldwide Sales, Learjet Aircraft and Corporate Fleets...
December 19, 2019
Pratt & Whitney names Ashmita Sethi Managing Director-India
Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp., today announced the appointment of Ashmita Sethi to the position of Managing Director for India. s Pratt & Whitney's senior-most in-country leader, Ms. Sethi will provide strategic direction for the Company's growth and business goals in India, and o drive all of Pratt & Whitney's operations in India, including customer relations and support, the company's Customer Training Centre in Hyderabad, .Communications and Governmental Affairs."
December 3, 2019
Lockheed Martin names William Blair Vice President and Chief Executive for India
Lockheed Martin has appointed William (Bill) Blair as Vice President and Chief Executive for Lockheed Martin in India. In this role, Mr. Blair will lead the growth and development of Lockheed Martin's business in India and serve as the executive representative for all of Lockheed Martin's programs, products and services in the country.
November 12, 2019
Boeing names new Communications Leader for Commercial Airplanes Business
Boeing today announced the appointment of Conrad Chun as vice president of Communications for Boeing Commercial Airplanes, effective immediately.
November 7, 2019
Antonio Garcia appointed Embraer's new CFO
Embraer's Board of Directors today elected Antonio Carlos Garcia as the company's new chief financial officer and investor relations officer, replacing Nelson Salgado, who will serve as Embraer's chief operations officer.
November 6, 2019
Arvind Singh, IAS, takes over as Chairman, Airports Authority of India
Arvind Singh, IAS officer of 1988 batch, Maharashtra Cadre, took over as Chairman of Airports Authority of India, today.
October 29, 2019
ATR appoints Eric Segura as SVP Procurement & Supply Chain
Eric Segura, 55, has been nominated SVP Procurement and Supply Chain of ATR, the world number one regional aircraft manufacturer. Starting 1 November 2019, Eric will be reporting to the CEO, Stefano Bortoli and joins the ATR Executive Committee. Eric will be succeeding David Brigante, who was nominated SVP Programmes and Customer Services earlier in the year.
October 22, 2019
Boeing appoints Stan Deal CEO of Boeing Commercial Airplanes and Ted Colbert CEO of Boeing Global Services
The Boeing Company today named Stan Deal to succeed Kevin McAllister as president and CEO of Boeing Commercial Airplanes and Ted Colbert to succeed Deal as president and CEO of Boeing Global Services, effective immediately.
October 7, 2019
Gulfstream appoints Peter Vasconcelos Regional Senior Vice President of Sales
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced the appointment of Peter Vasconcelos, an industry veteran, to regional senior vice president of Sales for the northeastern U.S. and eastern Canada.
September 11, 2019
Satcom Direct appoints John Tan as Asia Pacific Regional Director
Satcom Direct (SD), the business aviation solutions provider, has appointed John Tan as regional director for the Asia Pacific (APAC) region. Based out of the SD Hong Kong office, Tan will manage the APAC sales and business development activities.
September 9, 2019
Anne Devilliers named Falcon Sales Director
Dassault Aviation has appointed Anne Devilliers International Sales Director for Great Britain, Ireland, the Balkans and Greece. She will report to Gilles Gautier, Vice President, Falcon Sales at Dassault Aviation.
September 2, 2019
Spairliners appoints Benoît Rollier as new Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer
The independent market leader in integrated component care for the Airbus A380 and Embraer E-Jet family changes its management team.
September 1, 2019
Thierry Betbeze named CEO Dassault Falcon Jet
The Dassault Falcon Jet (DFJ) Board of Directors has appointed Thierry Betbeze, CEO of the wholly owned Dassault Aviation subsidiary, which is responsible for Falcon business aircraft marketing, sales and support in the Americas.
August 29, 2019
Alexandre Ziegler named Safran Senior Executive Vice President, International and Public Affairs
Alexandre Ziegler has been named Senior Executive Vice President, International and Public Affairs, effective September 2. He replaces Stéphane Abrial, who has retired.
August 19, 2019
Bombardier appoints industry veteran Jeff Cole as Business Jet Sales Director for the Northeast US
Bombardier today announced the appointment of Jeff Cole as Sales Director, Northeast US With his vast experience and insight, Jeff looks to drive sales of Bombardier's class-leading portfolio of business jets.
August 1, 2019
Schiebel Group appoints drone industry veteran Gretchen West as President and CEO of Schiebel Aircraft, Inc. (SAI) in the United States
Schiebel Group announces expansion of its US subsidiary, Schiebel Aircraft, Inc., with the appointment of Gretchen West as President and CEO to facilitate the growth of its unrivaled CAMCOPTER® S-100 UAS in the United States with a focus...
July 25, 2019
ATR appoints David Brigante SVP Programs and Customer Services and moves Operations up as new Function
David Brigante, 59, has been nominated SVP Programs and Customer Services of ATR, starting August 1st 2019. He will be reporting to the CEO, Stefano Bortoli.
July 12, 2019
Airbus Helicopters makes changes to its Executive Committee
Airbus Helicopters is implementing a new Executive Committee on 1 September 2019 with the goal of simplifying and strengthening cross-function collaboration within the company.
July 10, 2019
Dassault Aviation names Carlos Brana Executive Vice President of Civil Aircraft
Dassault Aviation has appointed Carlos Brana Executive Vice President, Civil Aircraft. He succeeds Olivier Villa, who retired on July 1.
June 20, 2019
Gulfstream Enhances European Sales Team
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced it has expanded its European sales team with the addition of two new regional vice presidents. Chris Edwards was recently appointed regional vice president of Sales for Northern Europe, covering the United Kingdom, Ireland, the Netherlands and Scandinavia.
May 31, 2019
Recasting of the Big Four in Modi's Ministry opens up new possibilities
By Vishal Thapar
Rajnath will have to put the Make in India agenda in Defence on fast track, Puri confronted with failing airlines
May 20, 2019
Dassault names Denis Léculée Falcon Sales Director for Eastern Europe
Dassault Aviation recently appointed Denis Léculée to the position of Falcon Aircraft Sales Director for Eastern Europe including Germany and Austria.
May 9, 2019
Flying Colours Corp. bolsters international team as two new roles created
Paul Dunford appointed to MD International Operations; Andrew Pearce named European Sales Manager.
May 1, 2019
Boeing names Luttig counselor and senior advisor, Gerry general counsel
Boeing today named J. Michael Luttig to the newly-created position of counselor and senior advisor to Boeing Chairman, President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg and the Boeing board of directors.
April 19, 2019
Aerion appoints Matthew Cram General Counsel
Aerion, the leader in supersonic travel, today announced that Matthew Cram has been named Deputy General Counsel, supporting the company in a variety of legal, contractual and corporate governance matters as it develops the AS2 supersonic business jet.
April 17, 2019
Flying Colours Corp. appoints Too Hin Wee as Singapore General Manager
Flying Colours Corp. Asia PTE. Ltd., based at Singapore's Seletar Aerospace Park, has a new General Manager to oversee its continued growth. Too Hin Wee takes over from Paul Dunford who has been GM of Singapore since inception.
April 10, 2019
Ravil Khakimov nominated new President of SCAC
Ravil Khakimov has been appointed new President of Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (SCAC). The decision was taken by the SCAC Board of Directors on April 9th 2019.
April 9, 2019
Embraer Board selects new President and CEO
Further to the succession process, which started last March, Embraer announces that the nomination of Francisco Gomes Neto, current President of Marcopolo, will be presented to the Board of Directors...
April 8, 2019
Terrafugia announces Chao Jing as new global Chief Executive Officer
Terrafugia, Inc. is delighted to announce that Chao Jing has been appointed as the new CEO of Terrafugia as it expands and strengthens its executive management team.
April 4, 2019
Aerion appoints Douglas Coleman General Counsel and Executive Vice President, Governance and Compliance
Aerion, the leader in supersonic travel, today announced that Douglas Coleman has been named General Counsel and Executive Vice President, Governance and Compliance.
March 18, 2019
Aerion appoints Hal Martin Vice President, Global Supply Chain
Aerion, the leader in supersonic aircraft, today announced that Hal Martin has been named Vice President, Global Supply Chain, and will oversee a growing network of world-class suppliers contributing to the AS2 supersonic business jet program.
February 25, 2019
Air BP appoints Daniel Tyzack as Managing Director Asia Pacific
Leading international aviation fuel products and services supplier, Air BP, has announced the appointment of Daniel Tyzack as managing director, Asia Pacific, effective immediately. Tyzackwill be responsible for operations in the Asia Pacific regionas well as strategy development and execution.
February 15, 2019
Aerion Corporation recruits top talent to revolutionize global mobility
Aerion has recruited the aerospace industry's most accomplished executives and engineers as the company prepares to bring its first supersonic aircraft to the market.
February 13, 2019
George Ettiyil appointed as new Senior Director Sales South Asia for Lufthansa Group Airlines
Lufthansa Group Airlines announced that it has appointed George Ettiyilas its new Senior Director Sales South Asia.
February 12, 2019
Boeing appoints Salil Gupte as new business leader in India
Boeing today announced the appointment of Salil Gupte as president of Boeing India, effective March 18. He will be based in New Delhi, serve as Boeing's senior executive in India, and report to Marc Allen, president of Boeing International.
February 8, 2019
Pradeep Singh Kharola appointed as Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation
Pradeep Singh Kharola, an officer of the 1985 batch of the Indian Administrative Service from Karnataka cadre, has been appointed as Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation with effect from February 6, 2019.
January 23, 2019
Berroth named Chief Operating Officer
Aerion, the leader in supersonic flight, has promoted Steve Berroth to the role of Chief Operating Officer and Program Manager of the AS2 Supersonic Business Jet.
January 17, 2019
Bombardier appoints Peter Bromby as Vice President, Worldwide Sales, Learjet Aircraft
Bombardier Business Aircraft today announced the appointment of Peter Bromby as Vice President, Worldwide Sales, Learjet Aircraft.
January 11, 2019
Dassault Aviation appoints Jean Kayanakis as Senior VP of new Worldwide Falcon Customer Service & Service Center Network
Dassault Aviation announced today the appointment of Jean Kayanakis to a newly created position, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Falcon Customer Service & Service Center Network.
January 11, 2019
Pierre-Etienne Aubin named General Manager, Dassault Falcon Service
Dassault Aviation announced today that Pierre-Etienne Aubin has been appointed General Manager of Dassault Falcon Service (DFS), the company-owned Falcon service centers based in Paris-Le Bourget and Bordeaux-Mérignac.
December 13, 2018
Martin Friis-Petersen to take over from Leo Koppers as MTU Maintenance's face to the customer
On 1st January 2019, Martin Friis-Petersen (45) will take on the role of Senior Vice President MRO Programs at MTU Aero Engines, heading up the sales and marketing organization for MTU Maintenance.
December 9, 2018
Satcom Direct names Evgeniy Pashkov regional director EEMEA
Satcom Direct, the business aviation solutions provider, has appointed Evgeniy Pashkov as regional director for EEMEA. In his new role, Evgeniy will oversee SD's sales and business development activities in Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Russia and the CIS, from his Dubai base.
December 5, 2018
Terma Announces new President & CEO
At present, Jes Munk Hansen holds a position as CEO for Osram USA and Head of Osram Global Sales Function. He joined the Osram Group in 2013. Osram is a global leader within semiconductor-based light solutions, primarily for the car and electronics industries.
December 4, 2018
Bruno Heinrich appointed CRMA Chief Executive Officer
Bruno Heinrich has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of CRMA, an AIR FRANCE-KLM subsidiary. CRMA was founded in 1957 and is based at Elancourt, just outside Paris.
November 21, 2018
Airbus selects Dominik Asam as future Chief Financial Officer
In the context of the ongoing management transition process led by its Board of Directors, Airbus SE (stock exchange symbol: AIR) has appointed Dominik Asam, 49, to succeed Harald Wilhelm, 52, as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in April 2019.
November 21, 2018
Airbus appoints Michael Schöllhorn as Chief Operating Officer
Airbus SE (stock exchange symbol: AIR) has appointed Michael Schöllhorn, 53, as Chief Operating Officer (COO) for Airbus Commercial Aircraft, effective 1 February 2019.
November 1, 2018
AirAsia X Berhad appoints new Group Chief Executive Officer
AirAsia X Berhad, Asia's leading long-haul low-cost carrier, today announced the re-designations of Co-Group CEO Datuk Kamarudin Meranun and Co-Group CEO Tan Sri Tony Fernandes as Non-Executive Directors.
October 30, 2018
Rockwell Collins announces executive changes in Interior Systems, Information Management Services businesses
Rockwell Collins announced today that Dave Nieuwsma has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer of the company's Interior Systems business based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
October 24, 2018
Reiner Winkler to remain MTU Aero Engines' CEO for another five years
MTU Aero Engines AG's Supervisory Board has extended the contract of CEO Reiner Winkler (57) by five years until September 30, 2024. The decision was made by a unanimous vote at the Supervisory Board's meeting on October 24, 2018.
October 15, 2018
Dassault Aircraft Services appoints new General Manager at Wilmington service center
Dassault Aircraft Services has appointed Mitch Dishman as the new General Manager of Dassault Aircraft Services - Wilmington. In his new role, Dishman will be responsible for overseeing the day to day operations of the Wilmington service...
October 8, 2018
Boeing Appoints Pratyush Kumar to Lead Boeing Defense Program in the United States
Boeing is pleased to announce that Pratyush Kumar, president of Boeing India, has been selected to lead the iconic F-15 fighter aircraft program in the United States. Kumar will focus on furthering the F-15 business in the U.S. and globally.
October 8, 2018
Airbus Board of Directors selects Guillaume Faury future Chief Executive Officer
The Board of Directors of Airbus SE (stock exchange symbol: AIR) has selected Guillaume Faury as future Airbus Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
October 4, 2018
IATA Senior Management Appointment
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Karen Clayton will join IATA as the Association's Corporate Secretary effective April 2019.
September 17, 2018
Stefano Bortoli appointed CEO of ATR
ATR, with the unanimous support of its shareholders Airbus and Leonardo, has appointed Stefano Bortoli, currently President of the ATR Board and Senior Vice President Strategy, Marketing Development and Sales of Leonardo Aircraft Division, as new CEO of ATR with immediate effect. This follows the announcement last week by Airbus appointing Christian Scherer as its Chief Commercial Officer.
September 13, 2018
Christian Scherer departs ATR following appointment as Airbus Chief Commercial Officer
ATR confirms the statement issued today by Airbus appointing Christian Scherer as its Chief Commercial Officer with immediate effect. The succession of Christian Scherer as CEO of ATR will be announced in the coming days.
September 11, 2018
Flying Colours bolsters financial team with two new senior appointments
Flying Colours the North American MRO business has appointed Debbie Ammann, formerly Chief Financial Officer, to the newly created position of Senior Vice President, Finance & Administration.
September 3, 2018
Air BP's Olivia Stone elected as Joint Inspection Group's first female Council Chair
Air BP's Global Operations Standards Manager, Olivia Stone, has been elected as the new Council Chair of the Joint Inspection Group (JIG), effective immediately. She takes over from John Buxton who served as Chair for the past two years.
August 29, 2018
Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation organization update
Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation changes in the organization, effective September 1st, 2018...
August 28, 2018
Dassault Falcon Jet names Olivier Langeard Director Aftermarket Programs & Business Development
Olivier Langeard has been appointed Director, Aftermarket Programs & Business Development at Dassault Falcon Jet. Langeard, who has been with Dassault Falcon Jet since 2003, arrives at his new position from DFJ's subsidiary company, Dassault Aircraft Services (DAS).
August 16, 2018
Brian Barents retires
Tom Vice appointed Chief Executive Officer
Aerion announced today that Executive Chairman and CEO Brian Barents is retiring. Barents will continue to serve on the Aerion board of directors.
August 13, 2018
Boeing names aerospace industry leader to head Boeing AvionX
Boeing today named Brendan Curran president of Boeing AvionX, an organization formed last year to pursue the development and production of avionics and electronics systems.
July 26, 2018
Aerion names Berroth Senior Vice President for Operations
Aerion, the leader in supersonic flight, has added Steve Berroth to its leadership team as it ramps up the development program for its AS2 supersonic business jet.
July 25, 2018
Bombardier announces organizational changes for its China leadership team
Bombardier today announced the following changes to its leadership team in China. Effective September 1, 2018, Doug Cai is appointed President, Bombardier Aerospace, China.
July 2, 2018
Jaap Beijer becomes new General Manager of MTU Maintenance Zhuhai
On 1st July 2018, Jaap Beijer (40) became the General Manager of MTU Maintenance Zhuhai. The company is a 50/50 joint venture between MTU Aero Engines, Ger-many's leading aero engine manufacturer, and China Southern Air Holding Company Limited, China's largest airline group.
June 21, 2018
Jean-Marc Domergue joins CFM Executive Team as the new Vice President of Contracts
Jean-Marc Domergue has been named CFM International's vice president of Contracts, replacing Sharyn Cones. Ms. Cones, who had held the role since March 2015, has chosen to focus more time on raising her young family and will remain on the CFM Contracts team on a part-time basis.
June 20, 2018
Aerion appoints Roger Noble for Eastern US Sales
Aerion, the leader in supersonic flight, has appointed Roger Noble as Vice President of Sales for the Eastern United States. Noble, with a distinguished career in the military and in the business aviation sector, has served in flying, management, product support, and sales roles.
June 4, 2018
Embraer names new executives for Commercial Aviation business unit
São José dos Campos, Brazil, June 4th, 2018 - Embraer announces today the appointment of Ron Baur as Senior Vice President Strategy and Hussein Dabbas as General Manager Special Projects for Middle East & Africa.
May 25, 2018
Dr. Peter Sturdza, a Pioneer in Revolutionary Aircraft Designs, to Head Flight Sciences at Aerion Supersonic
Aerion, the leader in supersonic flight, has promoted Peter Sturdza to Vice President of Flight Sciences. Sturdza, previously deputy chief engineer at Aerion, has been with the company since earning a PhD in aerodynamics from Stanford University in 2003, and has played a key role in developing advanced wing and other aerodynamic concepts.
May 18, 2018
AsBAA appoints Frank De to Board of Governors to strengthen influence in Greater China
The Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA), Asia's non-profit association for business and general aviation (BA/GA) has announced the appointment of Frank De, CEO, Sino Jet to its Board of Governors.
March 16, 2018
Boeing board elects Calhoun Lead Director, effective April 30th; Duberstein to be nominated as Director for 2018-2019 to aid transition
The Boeing board of directors has elected David L. Calhoun to the role of Lead Director, effective upon his re-election to the board at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders on April 30, 2018.
March 13, 2018
Adriane M. Brown elected to Raytheon board of directors
The board of directors of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has elected Adriane M. Brown as a director, effective immediately.
February 27, 2018
Franck Saudo named CEO of Safran Helicopter Engines, and Eric Valentin CEO of Safran Transmission Systems
Franck Saudo has been named Chief Executive Officer of Safran Helicopter Engines, effective April 2, 2018.
Eric Valentin has been named Chief Executive Officer of Safran Transmission Systems, effective April 2, 2018.
February 21, 2018
Management appointments at Safran Aircraft Engines
Safran Aircraft Engines announced today several appointments in its corporate management team
February 14, 2018
Jean-Paul Alary named CEO of Safran Landing Systems, Cédric Goubet CEO of Safran Nacelles
Vincent Mascré has been appointed Chairman of the Executive Board of Zodiac Aerospace, and Chief Executive Officer of the company's Seats business. Following this appointment, Jean-Paul Alary replaces him as CEO of Safran Landing Systems, and Cédric Goubet will succeed Jean-Paul Alary as CEO of Safran Nacelles.
February 14, 2018
Bruno Even appointed CEO of Airbus Helicopters
Airbus SE (stock exchange symbol: AIR) has appointed Bruno Even, 49, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Airbus Helicopters, effective 1 April 2018. He will report to Airbus CEO Tom Enders and join the company's Executive Committee.
January 19, 2018
Frédéric Torrea becomes Corporate Secretary and General Counsel of ATR
Frédéric Torrea, 53, has been appointed Corporate Secretary and General Counsel of ATR. In addition to his duties as General Counsel of ATR (since 2009) and Chief Compliance Officer (since 2015), he will now be responsible for Corporate Affairs, Institutional Relations and Environment, Communications, Facility Management...
January 11, 2018
Remy St-Martin appointed Chief Operating Officer, Dassault Aircraft Services
Remy St-Martin has been promoted to Senior Vice President/Chief Operating Officer of Dassault Aircraft Services (DAS), Dassault's company-owned service center network for the Americas.
January 10, 2018
New top management appointed at Airbus China
Eric Chen, previously President of Airbus Commercial Aircraft China, succeeds Laurence Barron as Chairman of Airbus China. Simultaneously, George Xu has been appointed CEO of Airbus China.
January 8, 2018
Hélène Moreau-Leroy named Director of the Zodiac integration project - Franck Saudo becomes CEO of Safran Transmission Systems
Hélène Moreau-Leroy has been named Director of the Zodiac integration project, tasked with preparing the integration of Zodiac Aerospace, which will be implemented following Safran's public offering.
December 13, 2017
AirAsia Berhad announces the appoinment of new Chief Executive Officer
AirAsia, the world's best low-cost airline, today announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for its Malaysia-based operations. Riad Asmat has been named as the new CEO of AirAsia Berhad, and will assume his post effectively on January 10, 2018.
December 13, 2017
AirAsia Berhad announces senior leadership changes
AirAsia, the world's best low-cost airline, today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously approved senior leadership changes, in line with the AirAsia Group's new digitalisation strategy.
December 12, 2017
Bombardier appoints new Director
Bombardier Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Diane Giard to its Board of Directors, effective today. Ms. Giard is the Executive Vice President – Personal-Commercial Banking and Marketing of National Bank of Canada since March 2017.
November 15, 2017
Mansoor Janahi appointed Deputy CEO of TS&S Group
Mubadala, the Abu Dhabi strategic investment fund, today announced that Mansoor Janahi has been appointed Deputy Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of its wholly-owned business, Turbine Services & Solutions Group (TS&S), a specialized solutions...
November 7, 2017
Airbus names C. Jeffrey Knittel new Chairman, CEO of Airbus Americas, effective 2018
Aerospace industry veteran C. Jeffrey Knittel, formerly both Chief Executive of C2 Aviation Capital and President of CIT Transportation Finance, will join Airbus early next year, taking the reins of the company's business in the Americas.
October 24, 2017
MTU Executive Board to expand to four members
MTU Aero Engines' Executive Board will be reorganized, with the number of members increasing from three to four. This has been decided by the company's Supervisory Board at its meeting on October 24.
October 23, 2017
Barents appointed Executive Chairman of Aerion
Aerion Corporation, the leader in supersonic technology, announced today that Brian E. Barents, the company's current co-chairman, has been named Executive Chairman with broad responsibility...
September 7, 2017
Boeing names Musser to top communications post
Boeing today named Phil Musser as the company's next senior vice president of communications, succeeding Tom Downey, who has announced plans to step down from the role late this month and retire from the company early next year.
August 14, 2017
Embraer appoints CCO for Executive Jets business unit
Embraer announced today that Stephen Friedrich has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer for the Company's executive aviation business unit, effective immediately.
August 10, 2017
Boeing board elects Caroline Kennedy as new director
The Boeing board of directors has elected Caroline B. Kennedy as a new member. Kennedy, 59, served as U.S. Ambassador to Japan from 2013 to 2017 and is an author and attorney.
July 17, 2017
Air BP appoints Matt Elliott as Chief Commercial Officer
Leading international aviation fuel products and services supplier, Air BP, today announced the appointment of Matt Elliott as Chief Commercial Officer. Matt will be based at Air BP's global headquarters in Sunbury on Thames, UK and starts his new role today, 17 July 2017. He will be responsible for Air BP's global sales and marketing strategy, global supply strategy and also lead Air BP's digital and low carbon commercial agenda. Matt will report directly to Air BP CEO, Jon Platt.
July 13, 2017
SR Technics appoints Deputy CEO and Deputy CFO
SR Technics, a world leading MRO service provider, is pleased to announce the appointments of Jianfeng (Jeff) Hu as Deputy CEO and Yujie (Jessy) Zheng as Deputy CFO. Both will join the SR Technics Leadership Team, with the Deputy CEO reporting directly to the CEO and the Deputy CFO to the CFO.
July 10, 2017
GE Aviation names Mansfield Chief Digital Officer
GE Aviation today announced John Mansfield to the role chief digital officer. In this role, John will be responsible for the technology and business growth of the Aviation digital portfolio.
June 30, 2017
Mark Ozenick appointed President of Dassault Aircraft Services
Aviation industry veteran Mark Ozenick has been appointed as President of Dassault Aircraft Services (DAS), Dassault Falcon Jet's company-owned service center network. Ozenick will oversee DAS operations in North, South and Central America and will be responsible for elevating the DAS brand and optimizing service to Falcon operators...
June 15, 2017
Bombardier appoints Michael Ryan as President, Aerostructures and Engineering Services; Jean Séguin to retire
Bombardier Inc. today announced the appointment of Michael Ryan as President, Aerostructures and Engineering Services...
May 30, 2017
Eric Trappier is the new President of ASD
ASD is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Eric Trappier, the French Chairman and CEO of Dassault Aviation, as President of the AeroSpace and Defence Industries Association of Europe (ASD).
April 21, 2017
Bombardier appoints Jeff Hutchinson as Chief Information Officer
Today, Bombardier Inc. announced the appointment of Jeff Hutchinson as Chief Information Officer, reporting to John Di Bert, Senior Vice President...
April 13, 2017
Rolls-Royce appoints Paul Stein as Chief Technology Officer
Rolls-Royce announces today that Paul Stein has been appointed as Chief Technology Officer, reporting to Chief Executive Warren East.
March 21, 2017
IndiGo announces the appointment of Ms. Cindy Szadokierski as Vice President - Airport Operations and Customer Services
IndiGo, India's largest passenger airline, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Cindy Szadokierski as Vice President - Airport Operations and Customer Services.
March 7, 2017
Philippe Couteaux named Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing at Safran Aircraft Engines
Philippe Couteaux was named Vice President, Sales & Marketing at Safran Aircraft Engines, effective February 1, 2017.
March 6, 2017
Club One Air appoints Rajan Mehra as COO
CLUB ONE AIR (COA), one of India's leading Business Aviation Company and the leader in the luxury charter services will now be headed by Mr. Rajan Mehra, who joins them as Chief Operating Officer (COO).
February 28, 2017
Airbus appoints Jean-Brice Dumont as Head of Engineering for Commercial Aircraft
Jean-Brice Dumont, 45, currently Head of Engineering at Airbus Helicopters, has been appointed Head of Engineering at Airbus...
February 1, 2017
CFM International names Gaël Méheust new president & CEO
CFM International (CFM) today named Gaël Méheust as its new president and chief executive officer, effectively immediately.
December 19, 2016
Key leadership announcements at GE Aviation
GE Aviation announced the following two key leadership changes: Jean Lydon-Rodgers was named president and chief executive officer of GE Aviation, Services. Tony Mathis was promoted to president and chief executive officer of GE Aviation, Military Systems.
December 13, 2016
Dassault Aviation appoints Damien Farret Director, Falcon Customer Relations and Field Service
Dassault Aviation has appointed Damien Farret, Director Customer Relations and Field Service.
November 21, 2016
Boeing names new senior leaders, launches integrated services business
Boeing Chairman, President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg today named Kevin G. McAllister president and CEO of Boeing Commercial Airplanes, succeeding company Vice Chairman Ray Conner in that role.
November 2, 2016
Global Jet Capital appoints Bill Boisture as Chairman
Global Jet Capital, a global provider of financing solutions for corporate aircraft, today announced that it has appointed Bill Boisture as its Chairman.
November 1, 2016
Asia Aviation Capital announces appointment of Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Commercial Officer
AirAsia Berhad's aircraft leasing unit Asia Aviation Capital Ltd (AACL) today announced the appointment of Harry Forsythe as its Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Commercial Officer...
October 31, 2016
Dassault Aviation Promotes Olivier Villa to Executive Vice President, Civil Aircraft
Dassault Aviation recently elevated Olivier Villa to the position of Executive Vice President, Civil Aircraft.
October 14, 2016
Boeing Board Elects Amgen CEO Bradway as New Director
The Boeing board of directors has elected Robert A. Bradway as a new member. Bradway, 53, is chairman and CEO of Amgen, one of the world's leading biotechnology companies.
October 14, 2016
Boeing names Mounir new Sales, Marketing Leader for Commercial Airplanes
Boeing today announced that Ihssane Mounir has been named the new vice president of Sales and Marketing for Commercial Airplanes.
October 13, 2016
Patrick de Castelbajac nominated Company Secretary and Chief of Staff at Airbus
Airbus has announced the appointment of Patrick de Castelbajac as Company Secretary and Chief of Staff; effective from November 1st.
October 12, 2016
Christian Scherer appointed Chief Executive Officer of ATR
ATR's shareholders Airbus Group and Leonardo-Finmeccanica have appointed Christian Scherer (54), as Chief Executive Officer of ATR.
October 4, 2016
New Managing Director assumes duties at Munich Airport
Munich Airport's top management team has a new look: Effective immediately, Andrea Gebbeken will function as a third managing director...
September 22, 2016
Helmut Neuper is the new president and CEO of MTU Maintenance Canada
At the beginning of September, Helmut Neupertook over the role of president and CEO of MTU Maintenance Canada.
September 22, 2016
Rolls-Royce appoints Stephen Daintith as Chief Financial Officer
Rolls-Royce announced today that Stephen Daintith has been appointed Chief Financial Officer and as an executive director of Rolls-Royce Holdings plc. Stephen will take up his new role in 2017...
September 20, 2016
Bombardier Business Aircraft sharpens its customer focus with reorganized leadership team
Bombardier Business Aircraft today announced strategic changes to its leadership team and organizational structure.
September 19, 2016
Air BP appoints Jon Platt as new Chief Executive Officer
BP announced today the appointment of Jon Platt as chief executive of Air BP, the oil company's global aviation business.
September 10, 2016
Rolls-Royce appoints Simon Kirby as Chief Operating Officer
Rolls-Royce announces today that Simon Kirby has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Simon will join Rolls-Royce in the coming months, reporting to Chief Executive Warren East.
September 7, 2016
Asia Aviation Capital to appoint Stephane Daillencourt as President and Chief Executive Officer
AirAsia Berhad's aircraft leasing unit Asia Aviation Capital Ltd (AACL) today announced that it has appointed Stéphane Daillencourt as its President and Chief Executive Officer effective 1 November 2016.
August 29, 2016
Gulfstream appoints Jeannine Haas to the newly created Chief Marketing Officer position
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced that it has appointed Jeannine Haas to the newly created role of chief marketing officer (CMO). Haas reports to Mark Burns, president, Gulfstream...
July 19, 2016
Dr. Guruprasad Mohapatra, IAS, takes over as Chairman, Airports Authority of India
Dr. Guruprasad Mohapatra, IAS Officer of Gujarat Cadre, (1986 Batch) in the rank of Additional Secretary to the Government of India...
July 12, 2016
Dassault Falcon Jet names James Hurley Senior Vice President of Eastern US and Canadian Sales
Dassault Falcon Jet recently elevated James Hurley to the position of Senior Vice President of Eastern U.S. and Canadian sales.
July 11, 2016
IBA welcomes new commercial director Adil Slimani
IBA (International Bureau of Aviation), a leading aviation consultancy, is pleased to announce the appointment of new Commercial Director Adil Slimani. Adil joins the team this month, where his role will be to develop the airline customer base and revenue streams...
July 6, 2016
Jayant Sinha takes charge as Minister of State in Civil Aviation Ministry
Jayant Sinha took charge as Minister of State in the Civil Aviation Ministry today. Shri Sinha is the BJP MP from Hazaribagh constituency in Jharkhand.
June 21, 2016
Embraer announces John Slattery as its new Commercial Aviation President and CEO
Embraer announces that John Slattery will be the President and CEO for its Commercial Aviation business unit, effective as of July 2016.
June 13, 2016
AirAsia appoints Kathleen Tan as North Asia President
AirAsia today announced it has appointed Kathleen Tan as President of North Asia. She will be responsible for building AirAsia's market in China, Hong Kong, Macau, Japan, Korea and Taiwan.
June 13, 2016
Gulfstream makes two new aircraft sales appointments
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. recently named Mike West sales director, metro New York, and Jeff Cole sales director, Northeast US and Eastern Canada.