May 15, 2023
Jérôme Morhet appointed new CFM Executive Vice President
CFM International has appointed Jérôme Morhet as executive vice president, replacing Florence Minisclou, who was recently named executive vice president, Commercial Engines Division, Safran Aircraft Engines.
April 27, 2023
SpiceJet appoints Arun Kashyap as Chief Operating Officer
SpiceJet, the country's favourite airline, today announced the appointment of Arun Kashyap as its Chief Operating Officer. Arun will report to Ajay Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, SpiceJet in his new role. His appointment is effective June 12, 2023.
April 18, 2023
AFI KLM E&M Selects Gilles Mercier as Chief Executive Officer of Barfield
Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) appoints Gilles Mercier as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Barfield, its American subsidiary. He is a proven leader whose experience will further help Barfield improve its footprint in the competitive aviation maintenance industry.
April 17, 2023
GE Aerospace Names Germaine Hunter Chief Diversity Officer
GE Aerospace today announced that Germaine Hunter will join the company as Chief Diversity Officer, effective May 1, 2023. GE Chairman and CEO and GE Aerospace CEO H. Lawrence Culp, Jr., said, "Nearly three years ago, GE reinvigorated its strategy and commitment to generating long-term, sustainable progress on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).
March 29, 2023
KLM UK Engineering appoints Paul Conway as Sales Director and Martin de Jong as Financial Director
KLM UK Engineering Limited (KLMUKE), a subsidiary of Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) specialized in maintenance solutions for regional and narrow-body aircraft fleet...
March 13, 2023
ATR appoints Bernard Marquez as Head of Quality
Bernard Marquez has been appointed Head of Quality at ATR, effective March 1, 2023. By joining the company, Bernard takes the lead of an integrated and independent Quality function, reporting directly to ATR's Chief Executive Officer, Nathalie Tarnaud Laude.
March 10, 2023
Barfield Appoints Franck Zoungrana as Chief Financial Officer
Barfield Inc., a subsidiary of Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) in the Americas, has appointed Franck Zoungrana as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
March 2, 2023
Boeing Nominates Sabrina Soussan to Board of Directors
The Boeing Company Board of Directors today announced that it has nominated Sabrina Soussan to be elected as a new director at the company's upcoming annual meeting of shareholders.
March 1, 2023
Boeing Chief Engineer Greg Hyslop to Retire; New Engineering Leaders Named
Hyslop, who has been on Boeing's Executive Council since 2016 and assumed the top engineering position in 2019, has worked to strengthen Boeing's engineering function.
February 9, 2023
Embraer creates Global Procurement and Strategy and Innovation vice-presidencies
With the objective of accelerating the company's growth and giving more focus to areas relevant to the business, Embraer announced today the creation of two new vice-presidencies: Global Procurement and Strategy, Digital and Innovation.
February 6, 2023
Bombardier CEO Éric Martel Evolves Leadership Team Structure as Part of Forward-Looking Growth Strategy, Building on Company Momentum
Bombardier today announced a leadership team evolution that will focus on carrying forward the company's positive momentum toward executing long-term growth and optimization strategies in the key areas of defense, services...
February 6, 2023
Jean-Michel Hillion appointed Executive Vice-President Wheels & Brakes Division of Safran Landing Systems
Jean-Michel Hillion is appointed Executive Vice-President Wheels & Brakes Division of Safran Landing Systems as of Feburary 1, 2023.
February 6, 2023
ATR appoints Daniel Cuchet as Senior Vice President Engineering
Daniel Cuchet has been appointed SVP Engineering effective from 1 February 2023, and Head of Design Organisation ATR effective 1 January 2023. Daniel joins ATR's executive committee, reporting directly to Chief Executive Officer Nathalie Tarnaud Laude.
February 2, 2023
Florence Minisclou appointed new CFM Executive Vice President
CFM International has appointed Florence Minisclou as Executive Vice President, replacing Sébastien Imbourg, who was recently named Vice President Sales & Marketing for Safran Aircraft Engines.
January 31, 2023
ATR appoints Stefano Marazzani as Senior Vice President Customer Support & Services
Stefano Marazzani has been appointed SVP Customer Support & Services effective from 16 January 2023. Stefano joins ATR's Top Management team, reporting directly to Chief Executive Officer Nathalie Tarnaud Laude.
January 30, 2023
Embraer appoints Andreza Alberto as Vice President of People, ESG and Communication
Embraer announced today that Andreza de Souza Alberto, current director of operations at Embraer's Gavião Peixoto (SP) unit, will be the new vice president of People, ESG and Corporate Communications.
January 23, 2023
Citadel Completions Appoints Neil J. Boyle as SVP of Operations and General Manager
Citadel Completions is delighted to announce the appointment of Neil J. Boyle as its Sr. Vice President of Operations and General Manager, effective March 1, 2023.
December 20, 2022
JetHQ Expands Southeast Asia Sales Team
JetHQ serves aircraft buyers and sellers around the globe through a network of experienced aviation professionals.
October 5, 2022
ATR appoints Rahul Domergue as Corporate Secretary and General Counsel
Rahul Domergue has been appointed Corporate Secretary and General Counsel of ATR, the world number one regional aircraft manufacturer, effective since October 1, 2022.
September 28, 2022
Dr. Silke Maurer appointed to the Executive Board of MTU Aero Engines AG as Chief Operating Officer
Dr. Silke Maurer (49) is taking over responsibility for the OEM Operations division at MTU Aero Engines AG as Chief Operating Officer (COO). At an extraordinary meeting on September 28, 2022, the MTU's Supervisory Board appointed her to the company's Executive Board for a three-year term of office starting on February 1, 2023.
September 8, 2022
SpiceJet appoints Ashish Kumar as Chief Financial Officer
SpiceJet has appointed Ashish Kumar as the Chief Financial Officer with effect from September 9, 2022.
September 8, 2022
Appointments to the general management of Safran Landing Systems
Safran Landing Systems has announced a number of appointments to its management team:
Delphine Berilloux is appointed Human Resources VP; Solenne Terral is appointed Quality and Compliance VP; Virginie Combes is appointed Communications Director.
September 7, 2022
Victoria Foy appointed President of Safran Seats
Effective January 1, 2023, Victoria Foy is appointed President of Safran Seats, succeeding Vincent Mascré, who is retiring. Victoria Foy joins Safran's Executive Committee. Between now and the end of the year, Victoria will participate with Vincent Mascré in the key business milestones of Safran Seats.
August 16, 2022
Hans Airways welcomes Baroness Usha Prashar to its Executive Board
Hans Airways, the new long-haul hybrid airline readying to start scheduled flights between Birmingham, UK and Amritsar, India, is delighted to confirm the appointment of Baroness Usha Prashar, CBE to its Executive Board.
August 10, 2022
CAE announces appointments to its Board of Directors and 2022 Board of Directors election results
CAE announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Alan N. MacGibbon as Chair of the Board following CAE's 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders held earlier today.
August 1, 2022
HAL's Director Finance Gets Additional Charge of CMD, HAL
C.B. Ananthakrishnan, Director (Finance) of HAL has taken over the additional charge of the post of Chairman and Managing Director today following the superannuation of R. Madhavan as CMD HAL on July 31, 2022.
July 28, 2022
Boeing Names Brian Besanceney as New Communications Chief
The Boeing Company today named Brian Besanceney as the company's senior vice president and chief communications officer effective September 6, 2022. A corporate affairs leader with more than 25 years of strategic communications and government relations experience, including senior roles at Walmart and Disney...
July 27, 2022
ATR appoints Nathalie Tarnaud Laude as Chief Executive Officer
ATR announces that its Board Members, Airbus and Leonardo, have appointed the new Chief Executive Officer, Nathalie Tarnaud Laude, effective from 17 September. Nathalie succeeds Stefano Bortoli, whose four-year mandate expires at the same date, following the terms set by ATR's bylaws.
July 19, 2022
Gulfstream Customer Support Appoints Mark Bates General Manager at Farnborough
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. recently named Mark Bates general manager of Gulfstream's Farnborough facility in England. In his new role, Bates will lead service center operations and continue to build on Gulfstream's success in the region since the facility opened in 2020.
July 12, 2022
ATR appoints Antonio Di Gennaro as Senior Vice President Finance & Chief Financial Officer
The ATR Board members appointed Antonio Di Gennaro as Senior Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer as of 1 July 2022. He brings with him over fifteen years' experience as a Finance and Operations business leader and joins ATR from PZL Swidnik, a Leonardo Helicopters company...
July 5, 2022
M.K. Mishra is New HAL Chief Executive Officer (BC)
Mihir Kanti Mishra has taken over as Chief Executive Officer of HAL's Bangalore Complex. Prior to this, he was heading Aerospace Division as General Manager. Mishra joined HAL as Management Trainee in 1987 and is a graduate in Mechanical Engineering from Sambalpur University, Odisha.
June 21, 2022
Boeing Elects David L. Gitlin to Board of Directors
The Boeing Company Board of Directors today announced that it has elected David L. Gitlin as its newest member. Gitlin will join the Aerospace Safety Committee and the Finance Committee.
June 15, 2022
Safran Helicopter Engines makes management appointments
On 1st September 2022, Florence Gourmanel becomes Executive Vice-President, Human Resources. She succeeds Frédéric Henrion, who has been appointed to another post within the Group.
June 9, 2022
FL Technics Wheels & Brakes GmbH appoints new COO in Hanover
FL Technics, a global provider of aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services, and a part of Avia Solutions Group, has appointed David Kahl as COO of its' Wheels & Brakes business in Hanover.
June 2, 2022
Bombardier Announces New Appointment in its China Leadership Team
Bombardier is pleased to announce the appointment of Jianwei Zhang as Chairman, Bombardier China, effective immediately.
May 27, 2022
Rick Deurloo Succeeds Carroll Lane as President of Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines
Pratt & Whitney today named Rick Deurloo president of its Commercial Engines business. In this position, Rick will retain his current responsibilities as senior vice president and Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) for Pratt & Whitney while assuming overall leadership of the Commercial Engines business from Carroll Lane...
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.
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.