December 13, 2017
Northrop Grumman appoints Warren King as Chair of its newly formed Australia Advisory Board
Northrop Grumman Corporation announced the appointment of Warren King, retired chief executive officer of the Australian Defence Materiel Organisation (DMO), as the chair of the newly formed Northrop Grumman Australia Advisory Board.
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.
December 11, 2017
Lockheed Martin elects Jeh Johnson and James Taiclet to Board of Directors
Lockheed Martin announced today that its board of directors has elected Jeh C. Johnson and James D. Taiclet, Jr. to the board effective January 1, 2018.
December 8, 2017
CAE appoints Andrew Naismith as Managing Director of CAE UK plc
CAE today announced it has appointed Andrew Naismith as Managing Director of CAE UK plc. In this position, Naismith will have overall responsibility for CAE's Defence & Security business in the United Kingdom.
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...
October 17, 2017
Boeing names Mark Cherry Vice President of Phantom Works Technology Group
Aerospace industry and US Air Force veteran Mark Cherry is joining Boeing as leader of the Phantom Works advanced technology organization within the company's Defense, Space & Security business unit.
September 26, 2017
New Director (Finance) takes charge at BEL
Mr Koshy Alexander has taken charge as the new Director (Finance) of Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) on Monday, September 25, 2017. He was GM (Finance) & Chief Financial Officer before his elevation.
September 7, 2017
Nirmala Sitharaman takes over as Defence Minister
Nirmala Sitharaman took over charge as Defence Minister, here today. On her arrival at the Ministry of Defence in South Block, Sitharaman was received by outgoing Defence Minister Arun Jaitley, Minister of State for Defence Dr. Subhash Bhamre, Defence Secretary Sanjay Mitra, Defence Secretary (Defence Production)...
September 7, 2017
Raytheon appoints Christopher J. Davis president, Raytheon International Inc.
Raytheon Company has appointed Christopher J. Davis as president, Raytheon International Inc. effective immediately. Davis will report to John Harris, vice president, Business Development and CEO, RII, and be based in Washington, D.C.
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.
September 6, 2017
Boeing names Maurita Sutedja as Investor Relations Leader
Boeing named Maurita Sutedja, a veteran Finance leader, as its next vice president of Investor Relations. She will succeed Troy Lahr, who has been appointed chief financial officer of Boeing's Autonomous Systems business.
August 30, 2017
Lockheed Martin names Stephanie C. Hill Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development
Lockheed Martin has appointed Stephanie C. Hill, 52, senior vice president for Corporate Strategy and Business Development and a corporate officer effective September 11, 2017.
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 14, 2017
Robert O. Work elected to Raytheon Board of Directors
The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company has elected Robert O. Work as a director, effective immediately. Work, 64, was appointed the 31st Deputy Secretary of Defense by President Barack Obama in 2014, a position he held through July 2017.
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.
August 3, 2017
Air Marshal Hemant Narayan Bhagwat AVSM VM Air Officer-in-Charge Administration, Air Headquarters
Air Marshal Hemant Narayan Bhagwat AVSM VM assumed the appointment of Air Officer-in-Charge Administration (AOA) at Air Headquarters on August 01, 2017. He took over charge from the outgoing incumbent Air Marshal MK Malik AVSM VSM.
August 2, 2017
General Dynamics appoints Gilliland as President of General Dynamics Information Technology
General Dynamics today announced that M. Amy Gilliland will succeed S. Daniel Johnson as president of General Dynamics Information Technology, effective September 1, 2017.
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; effective July 1, 2017. Mr. Ryan, who previously served as Vice President and General Manager of Bombardier's Belfast Aerostructures facility, will succeed Jean Séguin who is retiring after a very successful 36-year career with Bombardier.
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 Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Dassault Aviation, as President of the AeroSpace and Defence Industries Association of Europe (ASD).
May 19, 2017
Air Marshal PN Pradhan AVSM took over as DCIDS (Ops), HQ IDS on May 12, 2017
Air Marshal PN Pradhan AVSM took over as Deputy Chief of Integrated Defence Staff (Operations), HQ IDS. He was commissioned as a pilot in the Transport stream of the Indian Air Force in 1981.
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 and Chief Financial Officer, Bombardier Inc.
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 22, 2017
Air Marshal S Harpal Singh AVSM VM assumes the office of Director General (Inspection and Safety) at Air Headquarters
Air Marshal S Harpal Singh AVSM VM has assumed office of Director General (Inspection and Safety) on March 21, 2017.
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. He replaces Gaël Méheust who was named President and Chief Executive Officer of CFM International on the same date.
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).