Aircraft leasing veteran Knittel named Airbus Americas CEO

Credit: Airbus
Airbus has named Jeff Knittel , a longtime veteran of the commercial aircraft leasing business, as the new chairman and CEO of Airbus Americas. Knittel will formally take over Jan. 12, 2018, replacing retiring CEO Barry Eccleston, who has led Airbus’ business in the Americas since 2005 . Eccleston...

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