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SkyWest Names Bradley W. Blake Vice President

Feb 17, 2017 SkyWest Airlines, a subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. is pleased to announce that Bradley W. Blake has been named Vice President – Operations Control Center. Blake's current Managing Director role is being elevated to Vice President as the OCC plays an increasingly important role in SkyWest's ... Read more

PEMCO Promotes John Wing to Senior MRO Manager

Feb 06, 2017 PEMCO World Air Services, a leading MRO and engineering company, announces the promotion of John Wing from program manager to senior MRO manager. He will be based in Tampa where he will oversee all maintenance operations. Wing brings a background of proven leadership, program management excellence,... Read more

Embraer's CEO, Paulo Cesar de Souza e Silva

Jan 30, 2017 se to the changing dynamics of the commercial aircraft industry, Embraer's CEO, Paulo Cesar de Souza e Silva, provides some insight as to the future of Embraer. When asked about his goals for the company, he stated, "My target is to continue to be the market leader in our segment and the third-largest commercial aircraft manufacturer. We are going into a cycle in which there will be more players in this segment. And those players will have different mindsets and financial resources. So, it is going to be very challenging in the coming years. I would like to see us better penetrate the services side. Embraer already is there, but there are many more opportunities [we can] explore to make the services and support business much more relevant in terms of revenue." Simply put, Silva ... Read more

Safran’s CEO, Philippe Petitcolin, to Create Third-Largest Aerospace Provider

Jan 23, 2017 Aircraft engine manufacturer, Safran, has agreed to buy plane seat supplier, Zodiac Aerospace for about 10 billion euros, bringing together two of the biggest aerospace companies in France. Safron became interested in the aqusition of Zodiak after watching their share costs decline in ... Read more

Kenn Ricci is Awarded the Lifetime Entrepreneur Award

Jan 17, 2017 Flex Jet LLC, offering travelers access to the world’s most luxurious fleet of private jets, today announced that its chairman, Kenneth C. “Kenn” Ricci, will receive the Lifetime Aviation Entrepreneur Award at the Living Legends of Aviation 14th Annual Awards, to be ... Read more

Kevin McAllister Joins Boeing

Dec 07, 2016 Prompted by an overarching initiative to reduce joint-emissions and move towards cleaner energy, Boeing has hired GE's former head of aviation, Kevin McAllister, to lead their commercial aviation division. Although clean energy is a major interest of many top commercial airlines, the Wall Street Journal reports ... Read more

Patrick de Castelbajac

Oct 14, 2016 Airbus has announced the appointment of Patrick de Castelbajac as Company Secretary and Chief of Staff; effective from November 1st. Patrick de Castelbajac is currently Chief Executive Officer of ATR, a joint venture between Airbus Group and Italy’s Leonardo-Finmeccanica. “As former Head ... Read more

Javier Ortiz

Sep 22, 2016 PEMCO’s teammate spotlight is a monthly series featuring employees throughout the company – mechanics to executives to accountants to engineers – with the goal to introduce you to the individuals that make PEMCO possible. Meet Javier Ortiz… What’s your role at PEMCO?I am ... Read more

John Bruns Named President of Boeing China

Jun 04, 2016  The Boeing Company named company veteran John Bruns president of Boeing China, effective July 1.  He will be based in Beijing.  As president of Boeing China, Bruns, 51, will serve as Boeing’s senior in-country executive and lead company-wide activities. ... Read more

James Bennett

May 27, 2016 Aircraft and Engine asset management specialists, AerFin Ltd (UK) is pleased to announce the appointment of James Bennett as its new Director Sales - Engine Services with immediate effect.  James will be responsible for the overall engine and component sales and leasing strategy and product   offerings ... Read more

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