Aviation Week - Aerospace Defense, Business & Commercial News http://aviationweek.com/rss.xml en International Civil Aviation Organization’s http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/international-civil-aviation-organization-s <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>David McMillan</strong> has been elected chairman of the <em>International Civil Aviation Organization&rsquo;s</em> Task Force on Risks to Civil Aviation Arising from Conflict Zones. He is chairman of the Flight Safety Foundation and was director general of Eurocontrol.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/international-civil-aviation-organization-s#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where: Honors and Elections Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:38:00 +0000 1179481 at http://aviationweek.com Honorable Company of Air Pilots http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/honorable-company-air-pilots <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Ron Price </strong>will receive the Award of Merit for North America from the London-based <em>Honorable Company of Air Pilots</em>. He has been director of the Abbotsford International Air Show in British Columbia that is now known as Aerospace North America. Winners of the Guild Sword of Honor are <strong>John and Martha King </strong>of the King Schools of San Diego. They are cited for &ldquo;making aviation knowledge clear, simple and fun for hundreds of thousands of pilots and maintenance technicians all over the world.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/honorable-company-air-pilots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/honorable-company-air-pilots#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where: Honors and Elections Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:38:00 +0000 1179471 at http://aviationweek.com SAE International http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/sae-international <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Honda Aircraft Co. President/CEO <strong>Michimasa Fujino </strong>has been named to receive the <em>SAE International</em> Clarence L. &ldquo;Kelly&rdquo; Johnson Aerospace Vehicle Design and Development Award in late September. It recognizes individuals for &ldquo;contributions during their career in the innovative design and development of advanced aircraft and/or spacecraft.&rdquo; Fujino is responsible for the research and development, production, sales and marketing of the HondaJet.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/sae-international#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where: Honors and Elections Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:38:00 +0000 1179461 at http://aviationweek.com Sun Air Jets http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/sun-air-jets <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Greg Paxson</strong> has become Part 135 director of maintenance for <em>Sun Air Jets</em>, Camarillo, California. He succeeds <strong>Dave Anderson</strong>, who is now Part 145 accountable manager.&nbsp;</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/sun-air-jets#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179451 at http://aviationweek.com Air Charter Service http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/air-charter-service <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Brian Campbell</strong> (see photo) has been named vice president-global sales for <em>StandardAero </em></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/air-charter-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/air-charter-service#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179441 at http://aviationweek.com StandardAero Business Aviation http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/standardaero-business-aviation <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Brian Campbell</strong> (see photo) has been named vice president-global sales for <em>StandardAero Business Aviation</em>, Tempe, Arizona. He was vice president-worldwide aftermarket MRO sales for Beechcraft and had been an executive for Honeywell Aerospace.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/standardaero-business-aviation#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179431 at http://aviationweek.com Dallas Airmotive http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/dallas-airmotive <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Henry Lisboa</strong> has become territorial director for Latin America for <em>Dallas Airmotive</em>. He was director of sales for Heli-One.&nbsp;</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/dallas-airmotive#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179421 at http://aviationweek.com Ryanair http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/ryanair <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>John Hurley</strong> (see photo) has been appointed chief technology officer for <em>Ryanair</em>. He held a similar position with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt plc.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/ryanair#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179411 at http://aviationweek.com Signalhorn http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/signalhorn <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Andy Frost </strong>has become chief commercial officer and <strong>Tom Wright</strong> the Dallas-based vice president-sales for North America for Germany-based <em>Signalhorn</em>. Frost has been vice president-strategic business development. Wright was vice president for NewSat of Australia, vice president of United Networks in Kuwait and sales director for Comstream of San Diego.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/signalhorn#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179401 at http://aviationweek.com Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/allianz-global-corporate-specialty <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Mark Mitchell </strong>(see photo), who has been CEO of <em>Allianz Global Corporate &amp; Specialty </em>in Hong Kong, has been named CEO for Asia, effective Oct. 1. He will succeed <strong>Alexander Ankel</strong>, who is leaving the company.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/allianz-global-corporate-specialty#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179391 at http://aviationweek.com Volga Dnepr Group http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/volga-dnepr-group <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Anton Khodakovsky </strong>has been appointed vice president for Japan and South Korea for the <em>Volga Dnepr Group</em>. He has been commercial director and director for Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States of the group&rsquo;s AirBridgeCargo.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/volga-dnepr-group#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179381 at http://aviationweek.com Etihad Airways http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/etihad-airways <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Matthew Jennings</strong> (see photo) has been named Washington-based senior manager of public affairs in the U.S. for <em>Etihad Airways</em>. He was head of legislative affairs for the International Air Transport Association.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/etihad-airways#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179371 at http://aviationweek.com Superior Tube Co. http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/superior-tube-co <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Wade Burchell </strong>has become aerospace market manager for the <em>Superior Tube Co.</em>, Collegeville, Pennsylvania.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/superior-tube-co#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179361 at http://aviationweek.com NovaWurks Inc. http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/novawurks-inc <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Paul Lithgow</strong> has been named chief of advanced concepts for <em>NovaWurks Inc.</em>, Los Alamitos, California.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/novawurks-inc#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179351 at http://aviationweek.com Nordic Aviation Capital http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/nordic-aviation-capital <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Bill Rossi</strong> (see photo) has been appointed Singapore-based vice president-sales and acquisitions for <em>Nordic Aviation Capital</em>. He was Asia-Pacific sales director for Embraer.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/nordic-aviation-capital#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179341 at http://aviationweek.com Ploughshares Fund http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/ploughshares-fund <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Tom Z. Collina</strong> has become director of policy for the Washington-based <em>Ploughshares Fund</em>. He was research director of the Arms Control Association and has been executive director/co-founder of the Institute for Science and International Security and director of the global security program at the Union of Concerned Scientists.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/ploughshares-fund#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179331 at http://aviationweek.com UPS http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/ups-1 <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>John T. Stankey </strong>has been named to the board of directors of <em>UPS</em>. He is group president/chief strategy officer of AT&amp;T.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/ups-1#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179321 at http://aviationweek.com Northrop Grumman Corp. http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/northrop-grumman-corp-8 <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Talha A. Zobair</strong> (see photo) has been appointed vice president-tax for the Falls Church, Virginia-based <em>Northrop Grumman Corp. </em>He was senior tax counsel and director of global taxes for Raytheon.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/northrop-grumman-corp-8#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179311 at http://aviationweek.com SITA http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/sita-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>David Chambers </strong>has become vice president-sales in North America for Atlanta-based <em>SITA</em>. He has been an executive with Sabre Airline Solutions and American Airlines.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/sita-0#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179301 at http://aviationweek.com Delta TechOps MRO http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/delta-techops-mro <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Jack Arehart </strong>has been named president of <em>Delta TechOps MRO</em>. He was co-chief commercial officer at the AAR Corp. and was an executive at the Nordam Group and Timco Aviation Services.&nbsp;</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/delta-techops-mro#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179291 at http://aviationweek.com NetJets’ http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/netjets <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>Robert Molsbergen </strong>(see photo) has been appointed president of <em>NetJets&rsquo;</em> subsidiary Executive Jet Management in Cincinnati and chief operating officer of its international aircraft management business. He was president of Easy Energy Systems and had been president of MD Helicopters.</p> <div> &nbsp;</div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/netjets#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179281 at http://aviationweek.com Lockheed Martin Corp. http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/lockheed-martin-corp-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong style="font-size: 13px;">Brian Colan</strong><span style="font-size: 13px;"> has become vice president/controller/chief accounting officer of the </span><em style="font-size: 13px;">Lockheed Martin Corp.</em><span style="font-size: 13px;">, Bethesda, Maryland. He succeeds </span><strong style="font-size: 13px;">Christopher Gregoire</strong><span style="font-size: 13px;">, who is now vice president-finance and business operations for Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training.</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/lockheed-martin-corp-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/lockheed-martin-corp-0#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Who's Where Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:06:00 +0000 1179271 at http://aviationweek.com Upcoming Events http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-81 <div class="node-body article-body"><div> <div style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;"> <p><strong style="font-size: 13px;">Sept. 7-10</strong><span style="font-size: 13px;">&mdash;2014 ACI-NA Annual Conference &amp; Exhibition, Atlanta, Ga., http://annual.aci-na.org/</span></p> <p><strong>Sept. 10-11</strong>&mdash;TRAM Aerospoace Conference, Chicago, Illinois, <a href="http://www.tram-conference.com" title="www.tram-conference.com">www.tram-conference.com</a></p> <p><strong>Sept. 10-11</strong>&mdash;10th Maintenance Cost Conference (MCC), Divani Palace Acropolis, Athens, Greece, <a href="http://www.iata.org/events/Pages/mcc-2014.aspx" title="www.iata.org/events/Pages/mcc-2014.aspx">www.iata.org/events/Pages/mcc-2014.aspx</a></p></div></div></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-81" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/upcoming-events-81#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Calendar Global Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:53:00 +0000 1180651 at http://aviationweek.com Appointments http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/appointments-15 <div class="node-body article-body"><div> <div style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;"> <p><strong>TED FICK</strong> was selected as CEO for the <strong>Port of Seattle</strong>. The Port commission is set to publicly vote on the appointment at its next meeting on Sept. 11, when Fick will be introduced to the community. He will step into his new role when current CEO Tay Yoshitani retires next month. He brings more than 25 years of leadership experience in manufacturing and transportation industries, most recently as CEO of Polar Corporation.</p></div></div></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/appointments-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/appointments-15#comments AWIN ONLY Appointments AWIN Europe North America Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:53:00 +0000 1180641 at http://aviationweek.com Advertisement: Publisher / Sales Director http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertisement-publisher-sales-director-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><div> <div style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;"> <p class="p1"><a href="/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/uploads/2014/08/bav_09_01_2014_advt2.pdf">/site-files/aviationweek.com/files/uploads/2014/08/bav_09_01_2014_advt2.pdf</a></p> <p class="p1"><b>Publisher / Sales Director</b></p> <p class="p2"><i style="font-size: 13px;">Business &amp; Commercial Aviation</i><b style="font-size: 13px;"> </b><span style="font-size: 13px;">is currently&nbsp;</span></p></div></div></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertisement-publisher-sales-director-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/advertisement-publisher-sales-director-0#comments AWIN ONLY advertisement Advertisement AWIN North America Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:53:00 +0000 1180621 at http://aviationweek.com Airworthiness Directives http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airworthiness-directives-15 <div class="node-body article-body"><div> <div> <div style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;"> <div> <div> <div> <p class="p1"><span class="s1"><b>AIRBUS HELICOPTERS</b></span><span class="s2"> Model MBB-BK 117 C-2 helicopters [Docket No. FAA-2014-0578; Directorate Identifier 2013-SW-048-AD] &ndash; proposes to require repetitively inspecting the lateral and longitudinal trim actuator output levers for correct torque of the nuts. This proposed AD is prompted by a design review that the attachment screws can become lost under certain circumstances.</span></p></div></div></div></div></div></div></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airworthiness-directives-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/airworthiness-directives-15#comments AWIN ONLY Airworthiness Directives AWIN North America Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:53:00 +0000 1180601 at http://aviationweek.com Business Aviation Briefs: Correction http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/business-aviation-briefs-correction <div class="node-body article-body"><div> <div> <div style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;"> <div> <div> <div> Correction: NetJets named Robert Molsbergen to head up its Executive Jet Management company in Cincinnati. The Aug. 25 edition of BA misspelled the name on second reference.</div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/business-aviation-briefs-correction#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Business Aviation Briefs North America Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:53:00 +0000 1180591 at http://aviationweek.com Business Aviation Briefs: AOPA Official Landsberg To Retire http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/business-aviation-briefs-aopa-official-landsberg-retire <div class="node-body article-body"><div> <div> <div style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;"> <div> <div> <div> Bruce Landsberg, executive director of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Air Safety Institute and president of the AOPA Foundation, is retiring after 22 years with the association. He will continue to serve in an advisory capacity for the association. Succeeding Landsberg are George Perry as head of the Air Safety Institute and Jim Minow, who takes the reins of the AOPA Foundation. Perry most recently has directed fleet and special mission aircraft sales for Cirrus Aircraft.</div></div></div></div></div></div></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/business-aviation-briefs-aopa-official-landsberg-retire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/business-aviation-briefs-aopa-official-landsberg-retire#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Business Aviation Briefs North America Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:53:00 +0000 1180581 at http://aviationweek.com Business Aviation Briefs: MEBAA To Focus On Industry Growth At Dubai Convention http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/business-aviation-briefs-mebaa-focus-industry-growth-dubai-convention <div class="node-body article-body"><div> <div> <div style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;"> <div> <div> <p class="p1"><span class="s1"><b>The Middle East &amp; North Africa Business Aviation Association</b></span> is planning to focus on industry growth during its next MEBAA convention Dec. 8-10 in Dubai. The event is expected to draw more than 8,000 participants, building on 20% growth in 2012 when 7,549 attended from 84 countries. The 2012 event drew rulers and members of royal families from the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman Kuwait and Qatar.</p></div></div></div></div></div></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/business-aviation-briefs-mebaa-focus-industry-growth-dubai-convention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/business-aviation-briefs-mebaa-focus-industry-growth-dubai-convention#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Business Aviation Briefs Middle East Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:53:00 +0000 1180561 at http://aviationweek.com Business Aviation Briefs: Rockwell Collins Doubling Size Of Brazil Facility http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/business-aviation-briefs-rockwell-collins-doubling-size-brazil-facility <div class="node-body article-body"><div> <div> <div style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;"> <div> <div> Rockwell Collins is doubling the size of its facility in Sao Jose dos Campos as the company&rsquo;s portfolio in Brazil has continued to expand on both the business aircraft and military front. Work on the service center is expected to begin in 2014. The facility&rsquo;s planned growth comes as Rockwell Collins has increased its staff in Brazil by more than 50% over the last three years. Rockwell Collins says the growth is particularly important for its support of Embraer and Helibras.</div></div></div></div></div></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/business-aviation-briefs-rockwell-collins-doubling-size-brazil-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://aviationweek.com/awin-only/business-aviation-briefs-rockwell-collins-doubling-size-brazil-facility#comments AWIN ONLY AWIN Business Aviation Briefs Latin America/Caribbean Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:53:00 +0000 1180541 at http://aviationweek.com