GE Veteran Is New Arconic CEO

Arconic on Oct. 23 named Charles “Chip” Blankenship as its next CEO, effective Jan. 15. Blankenship is a 24-year veteran of General Electric and spent much of his career in GE’s aviation and jet engine businesses—including running its commercial engine operations. He will also join Arconic’s board...
Michael Bruno

Based in Washington, Michael Bruno is Aviation Week Network’s Executive Editor for Business. He oversees coverage of aviation, aerospace and defense businesses, supply chains and related issues.

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