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.