Alaska Air Group elects Tilden as chairman

Alaska Air Group has elected president and CEO Brad Tilden as chairman of Air Group and its subsidiary carriers, Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air. Tilden succeeds Bill Ayer, who will retire Dec. 31 after spending 31 years at Air Group and serving as president, CEO and chairman during his last decade...
Linda Blachly

Linda Blachly is Senior Associate Editor for Air Transport World and Aviation Week. She joined the company in July 2010 and is responsible for producing features for Air Transport World’s monthly magazine and engaging content for the She is based in the Washington DC office.

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