December 6, 2023
Boeing appoints Henok Teferra Shawl as Managing Director for Africa
Boeing (www.Boeing.com) has appointed Henok Teferra Shawl as the new managing director for Boeing Africa to strengthen the company's operations and relationships across the African continent.
December 1, 2023
Air Marshal Praveen Keshav Vohra takes over as Senior Air Staff Officer, Western Air Command, IAF
Air Marshal Praveen Keshav Vohra has taken over as the Senior Air Staff Officer (SASO) of Western Air Command of the Indian Air Force on December 1, 2023.
December 1, 2023
Air Marshal Makarand Ranade takes over as Director General (Inspection and Safety) at Air HQ
Air Marshal Makarand Ranade assumed the appointment of Director General (Inspection and Safety) [DG (I&S)] at Air HQ New Delhi on December 1, 2023.
November 20, 2023
Embraer appoints José Gustavo as Vice President of Sales and Business Development for Embraer Defense & Security for Europe and Africa
Embraer Defense & Security today appointed José Gustavo as the new Vice President of Sales and Business Development for Europe and Africa.
November 10, 2023
Embraer Commercial Aviation Appoints Marie-Louise Philippe Vice President Sales & Marketing, Head of Region for Europe & Central Asia
Philippe joins from Airbus, bringing 21 years of expertise forged in European and Asia Pacific markets
October 30, 2023
Embraer announces new leadership for Defense business development in the United States
Embraer today announced changes in the leadership for Defense & Security. The company appointed Jake Williams as the new Vice President of Business Development & Sales for Embraer Defense & Security (EDS) in North America.
October 23, 2023
Air Marshal Sadhna Saxena Nair takes charge as Director General Hospital Services (Armed Forces); becomes the first lady officer to hold the position
Air Marshal Sadhna S. Nair assumed the appointment of Director General Hospital Services (Armed Forces) in the office of DGAFMS on October 23, 2023, becoming the first woman to hold the position on promotion to the rank of Air Marshal.
September 21, 2023
Northrop Grumman Elects Robert Fleming Corporate Vice President and President, Space Systems
Northrop Grumman Corporation announces that its board of directors has elected Robert Fleming corporate vice president and president, Space Systems sector, effective October 9, 2023.
September 1, 2023
Air Marshal Nagesh Kapoor takes over as Air Officer-in-Charge Personnel
Air Marshal Nagesh Kapoor took over as Air Officer-in-Charge Personnel (AOP) on September 1, 2023. On the occasion of taking over, he laid wreath at the National War Memorial and paid homage to those who have made the supreme sacrifice for the nation.
September 1, 2023
Vumlunmang Vualnam takes charge as Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation
Vumlunmang Vualnam assumed the charge of Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA), Government of India, today vice Rajiv Bansal consequent upon his superannuation on August 31, 2023.
August 11, 2023
Embraer appoints Carlos Naufel as Vice President of Services & Support
Embraer announced today that Carlos Naufel, current Technical Director of Azul Linhas Aéreas, will be the new Vice President of Services & Support, effective on September 1, 2023. The current VP of the area, Johann Bordais, will assume the role of CEO at Eve Air Mobility, as announced at the end of July.
August 1, 2023
Shantanu Roy takes charge as CMD of BEML Limited
Shantanu Roy has assumed charge as the next Chairman & Managing Director (CMD) of BEML Limited, a Schedule 'A' company under the Ministry of Defence.
July 31, 2023
Eve Air Mobility Announces Johann Bordais as Chief Executive Officer
Eve Air Mobility (“Eve”), leader in the development of next-generation Urban Air Mobility (“UAM”), announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Johann Bordais, current President and CEO of Embraer Services & Support, as Chief Executive Officer to be effective on September 1, 2023.
July 19, 2023
A.B. Pradhan Takes Over as Director (HR), HAL
A.B. Pradhan has taken over as Director (Human Resources) of HAL here today. Prior to this, he was holding the post as Officer on Special Duty at HAL Corporate Office and General Manager (HR) at Bangalore Complex.
July 14, 2023
Pratt & Whitney appoints Ajay Surti as Head of its India Customer Training Centre
Pratt & Whitney, an RTX business, announced the appointment of Ajay Surti as the head of its India Customer Training Centre (ICTC) in Hyderabad. Ajay brings more than 27 years of experience in the aviation industry, having worked with various airlines and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) over the course of his extensive career.
July 12, 2023
Northrop Grumman Elects Kathryn Simpson Corporate Vice President and General Counsel; Sheila Cheston to Retire
Northrop Grumman Corporation announces that its board of directors has elected Kathryn Simpson corporate vice president and general counsel, effective October 30, 2023.
June 26, 2023
ATR appoints Alexis Vidal as Senior Vice President Commercial
Alexis Vidal has been appointed Senior Vice President Commercial for ATR, effective 26 June 2023. He joins ATR's Top Management team reporting directly to Chief Executive Officer Nathalie Tarnaud Laude. He succeeds Fabrice Vautier who takes on new responsibilities within the group.
June 13, 2023
Embraer Names Nigel Patterson Vice President Sales & Marketing, North America
Embraer Commercial Aviation has appointed Nigel Patterson the new Vice President Sales & Marketing, and Head of Region for North America. Beginning June 1, 2023, Patterson will report the Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) of Embraer Commercial Aviation, Martyn Holmes.
June 13, 2023
Embraer appoints Mark Neely as Vice President Freighter for Commercial Aviation Business
Embraer has appointed Mark Neely to the position of Vice President Freighter, in its Commercial Aviation division, effective June 1, 2023. This new global leadership position sees him reporting directly to Martyn Holmes, Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), Embraer Commercial Aviation.
June 9, 2023
Change of Command of Air Force Station Faridabad
Group Captain Kapil Sharma took over command of Air Force Station Faridabad from Group Captain KS Ganesh on June 5, 2023 in a befitting ceremony at the Station.
June 1, 2023
Change of Command of Air Force Station Hindan
Air Commodore Sanjay Chopra took over command of Air Force Station Hindan from Air Commodore Vinay Pratap Singh on June 1, 2023. An impressive parade was held on this occasion.
June 1, 2023
Air Marshal Rajesh Kumar Anand takes over as Air Officer-in-Charge Administration (AOA)
Air Marshal Rajesh Kumar Anand, took over as Air Officer-in-Charge Administration (AOA) on June 1, 2023. An alumnus of National Defence Academy, the Air Marshal was commissioned in Administrative Branchof the Indian Air Force as an Air Traffic Controller on June 13, 1987.
May 26, 2023
Embraer Announces New Chief Commercial Officer for Defense & Security International Business
Frederico Lemos has been appointed CCO for international businesses, reporting to Bosco da Costa Junior, President and CEO of Embraer Defense & Security
May 15, 2023
Air Marshal Ashutosh Dixit takes over as Deputy Chief of the Air Staff
Air Marshal Ashutosh Dixit took over as the Deputy Chief of the Air Staff today. An alumnus of the National Defence Academy, he was Commissioned in the fighter stream on December 6, 1986.
May 15, 2023
Jérôme Morhet appointed new CFM Executive Vice President
CFM International has appointed Jérôme Morhet as executive vice president, replacing Florence Minisclou, who was recently named executive vice president, Commercial Engines Division, Safran Aircraft Engines.
May 9, 2023
Alexandre Ziegler appointed Executive Vice President, Defense Division of Safran Electronics & Defense
Effective June 1, 2023, Alexandre Ziegler is appointed as Executive Vice President, Defense Division and member of the Executive Committee of Safran Electronics & Defense. He replaces Frédéric Mazzanti, who moves to another position.
May 2, 2023
Air Marshal Balakrishnan Manikantan takes over as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief Southern Air Command
Air Marshal Balakrishnan Manikantan took over as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief (AOC-in-C) of Southern Air Command on May 1, 2023.
May 1, 2023
Air Marshal Narmdeshwar Tiwari takes overas Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief South Western Air Command
Air Marshal Narmdeshwar Tiwari took over as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief (AOC-in-C), South Western Air Command (SWAC) at Gandhinagar on May 1, 2023. He succeeds Air Marshal Vikram Singh, who superannuated on April 30, 2023.
May 1, 2023
Air Marshal Saju Balakrishnan takes over as 17th Commander-in-Chief, Andaman & Nicobar Command (CINCAN)
Air Marshal Saju Balakrishnan has taken over as the 17th Commander-in-Chief of the Andaman and Nicobar Command (CINCAN) on May 1, 2023. The Andaman and Nicobar Command (ANC) is the only Joint-services Command in India and serves as a model for the country's planned theaterisation of Army, Navy, and Air Force capabilities.
April 27, 2023
SpiceJet appoints Arun Kashyap as Chief Operating Officer
SpiceJet, the country's favourite airline, today announced the appointment of Arun Kashyap as its Chief Operating Officer. Arun will report to Ajay Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, SpiceJet in his new role. His appointment is effective June 12, 2023.
April 18, 2023
AFI KLM E&M Selects Gilles Mercier as Chief Executive Officer of Barfield
Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) appoints Gilles Mercier as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Barfield, its American subsidiary. He is a proven leader whose experience will further help Barfield improve its footprint in the competitive aviation maintenance industry.
April 17, 2023
GE Aerospace Names Germaine Hunter Chief Diversity Officer
GE Aerospace today announced that Germaine Hunter will join the company as Chief Diversity Officer, effective May 1, 2023. GE Chairman and CEO and GE Aerospace CEO H. Lawrence Culp, Jr., said, “Nearly three years ago, GE reinvigorated its strategy and commitment to generating long-term, sustainable progress on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).
March 29, 2023
KLM UK Engineering appoints Paul Conway as Sales Director and Martin de Jong as Financial Director
KLM UK Engineering Limited (KLMUKE), a subsidiary of Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) specialized in maintenance solutions for regional and narrow-body aircraft fleet...
March 15, 2023
Kimberly Ross and Mary Winston Join Northrop Grumman Board of Directors
Northrop Grumman Corporation has elected Kimberly A. Ross and Mary A. Winston to its board of directors.
March 13, 2023
ATR appoints Bernard Marquez as Head of Quality
Bernard Marquez has been appointed Head of Quality at ATR, effective March 1, 2023. By joining the company, Bernard takes the lead of an integrated and independent Quality function, reporting directly to ATR's Chief Executive Officer, Nathalie Tarnaud Laude.
March 10, 2023
Barfield Appoints Franck Zoungrana as Chief Financial Officer
Barfield Inc., a subsidiary of Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M) in the Americas, has appointed Franck Zoungrana as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
March 2, 2023
Boeing Nominates Sabrina Soussan to Board of Directors
The Boeing Company Board of Directors today announced that it has nominated Sabrina Soussan to be elected as a new director at the company's upcoming annual meeting of shareholders.
March 1, 2023
Boeing Chief Engineer Greg Hyslop to Retire; New Engineering Leaders Named
Hyslop, who has been on Boeing's Executive Council since 2016 and assumed the top engineering position in 2019, has worked to strengthen Boeing's engineering function.
February 9, 2023
Embraer creates Global Procurement and Strategy and Innovation vice-presidencies
With the objective of accelerating the company's growth and giving more focus to areas relevant to the business, Embraer announced today the creation of two new vice-presidencies: Global Procurement and Strategy, Digital and Innovation.
February 6, 2023
Bombardier CEO Éric Martel Evolves Leadership Team Structure as Part of Forward-Looking Growth Strategy, Building on Company Momentum
Bombardier today announced a leadership team evolution that will focus on carrying forward the company's positive momentum toward executing long-term growth and optimization strategies in the key areas of defense, services...
February 6, 2023
Jean-Michel Hillion appointed Executive Vice-President Wheels & Brakes Division of Safran Landing Systems
Jean-Michel Hillion is appointed Executive Vice-President Wheels & Brakes Division of Safran Landing Systems as of Feburary 1, 2023.
February 6, 2023
ATR appoints Daniel Cuchet as Senior Vice President Engineering
Daniel Cuchet has been appointed SVP Engineering effective from 1 February 2023, and Head of Design Organisation ATR effective 1 January 2023. Daniel joins ATR's executive committee, reporting directly to Chief Executive Officer Nathalie Tarnaud Laude.
February 2, 2023
Florence Minisclou appointed new CFM Executive Vice President
CFM International has appointed Florence Minisclou as Executive Vice President, replacing Sébastien Imbourg, who was recently named Vice President Sales & Marketing for Safran Aircraft Engines.
February 1, 2023
Air Marshal A.P. Singh Assumes Appointment of Vice Chief of the Air Staff
Air Marshal A.P. Singh took over as the Vice Chief of the Air Staff (VCAS) on February 1, 2023. On the occasion of taking over of the office of VCAS, he laid a wreath at the National War Memorial to honour those Armed Forces personnel who have made the supreme sacrifice for the nation.
January 31, 2023
ATR appoints Stefano Marazzani as Senior Vice President Customer Support & Services
Stefano Marazzani has been appointed SVP Customer Support & Services effective from 16 January 2023. Stefano joins ATR's Top Management team, reporting directly to Chief Executive Officer Nathalie Tarnaud Laude.
January 30, 2023
Embraer appoints Andreza Alberto as Vice President of People, ESG and Communication
Embraer announced today that Andreza de Souza Alberto, current director of operations at Embraer's Gavião Peixoto (SP) unit, will be the new vice president of People, ESG and Corporate Communications.
January 30, 2023
Northrop Grumman Elects Stephen O'Bryan Corporate Vice President and Global Business Development Officer; David Perry to Retire
Northrop Grumman Corporation announces that its board of directors has elected Stephen O'Bryan corporate vice president and Global Business Development Officer, effective February 6.
January 23, 2023
Citadel Completions Appoints Neil J. Boyle as SVP of Operations and General Manager
Citadel Completions is delighted to announce the appointment of Neil J. Boyle as its Sr. Vice President of Operations and General Manager, effective March 1, 2023.
January 5, 2023
Aeronautics' board of directors appoints Dan Slasky as CEO of the Aeronautics Group
Having won several significant international contracts in recent years, the company has tripled its order backlog.
January 1, 2023
Air Marshal Pankaj Mohan Sinha assumes command of IAF's Western Air Command
Air Marshal Pankaj Mohan Sinha assumed command of the Indian Air Force's Western Air Command on January 1, 2023. The Air Marshal is a graduate of National Defence Academy, Pune and was commissioned into the IAF as a fighter pilot in Jun 1985.
December 20, 2022
JetHQ Expands Southeast Asia Sales Team
JetHQ serves aircraft buyers and sellers around the globe through a network of experienced aviation professionals.
December 4, 2022
Boeing Announces New International Leaders
Boeing today announced that Dr. Brendan Nelson AO will take over as president of Boeing International (BI) and lead the company's international strategy and corporate operations.
November 11, 2022
Embraer announces Defense & Security leadership transition
Embraer announced today the beginning of the transition process of the company's Defense and Security leadership, stating that the president and CEO of Embraer Defense & Security, Jackson Schneider, decided to leave the company in April 2023, when his term with the company ends.
November 1, 2022
Giridhar Aramane assumes the office of Defence Secretary
Giridhar Aramane, a 1988-batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of Andhra Pradesh cadre, assumed the office of Defence Secretary on November 1, 2022. Before taking charge, Aramane laid a wreath at National War Memorial in New Delhi and paid homage to the fallen heroes.
October 20, 2022
Giridhar Aramane named new Defence Secretary
Road Transport and Highways Secretary Giridhar Aramane has been named the new Defence Secretary as part of a top-level bureaucratic reshuffle effected by the Centre on Wednesday, October 19, 2022.
October 5, 2022
ATR appoints Rahul Domergue as Corporate Secretary and General Counsel
Rahul Domergue has been appointed Corporate Secretary and General Counsel of ATR, the world number one regional aircraft manufacturer, effective since October 1, 2022.
October 1, 2022
Air Marshal S.P. Dharkar assumed charge as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief of Eastern Air Command
Air Marshal S.P. Dharkar assumed charge as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief of Eastern Air Command, Indian Air Force on October 1, 2022.
September 30, 2022
General Anil Chauhan takes over as Chief of Defence Staff; Vows to fulfil the hopes of the Nation & deal with challenges together
General Anil Chauhan, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, SM, VSM assumed office as the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) on September 30, 2022.
September 28, 2022
Government appoints Lt General Anil Chauhan (Retd) as Chief of Defence Staff (CDS)
The Government has decided to appoint Lt General Anil Chauhan (Retd) PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, SM, VSM as the next Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) who shall also function as Secretary to Government of India, Department of Military Affairs with effect from the date of his assumption of charge and until further orders.
September 28, 2022
Dr. Silke Maurer appointed to the Executive Board of MTU Aero Engines AG as Chief Operating Officer
Dr. Silke Maurer (49) is taking over responsibility for the OEM Operations division at MTU Aero Engines AG as Chief Operating Officer (COO). At an extraordinary meeting on September 28, 2022, the MTU's Supervisory Board appointed her to the company's Executive Board for a three-year term of office starting on February 1, 2023.
September 27, 2022
Manoj Jain takes charge as Director (R&D) of BEL
Manoj Jain took charge as the Director (R&D) of Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) on September 26, 2022. He was General Manager of the Electronic Warfare & Avionics SBU at BEL's Bangalore Complex prior to his elevation.
September 8, 2022
SpiceJet appoints Ashish Kumar as Chief Financial Officer
SpiceJet has appointed Ashish Kumar as the Chief Financial Officer with effect from September 9, 2022.
September 8, 2022
Appointments to the general management of Safran Landing Systems
Safran Landing Systems has announced a number of appointments to its management team:
Delphine Berilloux is appointed Human Resources VP; Solenne Terral is appointed Quality and Compliance VP; Virginie Combes is appointed Communications Director.
September 7, 2022
Victoria Foy appointed President of Safran Seats
Effective January 1, 2023, Victoria Foy is appointed President of Safran Seats, succeeding Vincent Mascré, who is retiring. Victoria Foy joins Safran's Executive Committee. Between now and the end of the year, Victoria will participate with Vincent Mascré in the key business milestones of Safran Seats.
September 1, 2022
Dinesh Kumar Batra takes charge as Chairman & Managing Director of BEL
Dinesh Kumar Batra, Director (Finance) & CFO, has taken additional charge as Chairman & Managing Director (CMD) of Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) with effect from September 1, 2022.
August 31, 2022
Lockheed Martin Names Tim Cahill as Missiles and Fire Control's Executive Vice President
Lockheed Martin announced today that Tim Cahill will be the new executive vice president of the company's Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) business area. The appointment is effective November 1.
August 26, 2022
DRDO gets a new Chief
Dr. Samir V. Kamat, who is Director General, Naval Systems & Materials, at the DRDO will succeed Dr. G. Satheesh Reddy who has been named as Scientific Adviser to the Defence Minister
August 16, 2022
Hans Airways welcomes Baroness Usha Prashar to its Executive Board
Hans Airways, the new long-haul hybrid airline readying to start scheduled flights between Birmingham, UK and Amritsar, India, is delighted to confirm the appointment of Baroness Usha Prashar, CBE to its Executive Board.
August 10, 2022
CAE announces appointments to its Board of Directors and 2022 Board of Directors election results
CAE announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Alan N. MacGibbon as Chair of the Board following CAE's 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders held earlier today.
August 1, 2022
HAL's Director Finance Gets Additional Charge of CMD, HAL
C.B. Ananthakrishnan, Director (Finance) of HAL has taken over the additional charge of the post of Chairman and Managing Director today following the superannuation of R. Madhavan as CMD HAL on July 31, 2022.
July 28, 2022
Boeing Names Brian Besanceney as New Communications Chief
The Boeing Company today named Brian Besanceney as the company's senior vice president and chief communications officer effective September 6, 2022. A corporate affairs leader with more than 25 years of strategic communications and government relations experience, including senior roles at Walmart and Disney...
July 27, 2022
ATR appoints Nathalie Tarnaud Laude as Chief Executive Officer
ATR announces that its Board Members, Airbus and Leonardo, have appointed the new Chief Executive Officer, Nathalie Tarnaud Laude, effective from 17 September. Nathalie succeeds Stefano Bortoli, whose four-year mandate expires at the same date, following the terms set by ATR's bylaws.
July 19, 2022
Gulfstream Customer Support Appoints Mark Bates General Manager at Farnborough
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. recently named Mark Bates general manager of Gulfstream’s Farnborough facility in England. In his new role, Bates will lead service center operations and continue to build on Gulfstream’s success in the region since the facility opened in 2020.
July 12, 2022
ATR appoints Antonio Di Gennaro as Senior Vice President Finance & Chief Financial Officer
The ATR Board members appointed Antonio Di Gennaro as Senior Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer as of 1 July 2022. He brings with him over fifteen years' experience as a Finance and Operations business leader and joins ATR from PZL Swidnik, a Leonardo Helicopters company...
July 5, 2022
M.K. Mishra is New HAL Chief Executive Officer (BC)
Mihir Kanti Mishra has taken over as Chief Executive Officer of HAL’s Bangalore Complex. Prior to this, he was heading Aerospace Division as General Manager. Mishra joined HAL as Management Trainee in 1987 and is a graduate in Mechanical Engineering from Sambalpur University, Odisha.
July 1, 2022
Air Marshal A.P. Singh assumes the appointment of AOC-in-C Central Air Command
Air Marshal A.P. Singh assumed the appointment of Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief (AOC-in-C) Central Air Command (CAC) on July 1, 2022.
June 21, 2022
Boeing Elects David L. Gitlin to Board of Directors
The Boeing Company Board of Directors today announced that it has elected David L. Gitlin as its newest member. Gitlin will join the Aerospace Safety Committee and the Finance Committee.
June 15, 2022
Safran Helicopter Engines makes management appointments
On 1st September 2022, Florence Gourmanel becomes Executive Vice-President, Human Resources. She succeeds Frédéric Henrion, who has been appointed to another post within the Group.
June 14, 2022
Air Marshal Vibhas Pande, assumed the command of Maintenance Command, Indian Air Force
Air Marshal Vibhas Pande, assumed the command of Maintenance Command, Indian Air Force on June 14, 2022. An alumnus of IIT Bombay, CAW & NDC, he is trained on MiG-23 BN, AN-32 & Mi-17.
June 9, 2022
FL Technics Wheels & Brakes GmbH appoints new COO in Hanover
FL Technics, a global provider of aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services, and a part of Avia Solutions Group, has appointed David Kahl as COO of its' Wheels & Brakes business in Hanover.
June 6, 2022
Lockheed Martin Names New Officers for the Treasurer and Controller Roles
Lockheed Martin announced that its board of directors has elected Evan T. Scott as vice president and treasurer, and H. Edward "Ed" Paul, III as vice president and controller, effective immediately.
June 2, 2022
Bombardier Announces New Appointment in its China Leadership Team
Bombardier is pleased to announce the appointment of Jianwei Zhang as Chairman, Bombardier China, effective immediately.
May 27, 2022
Rick Deurloo Succeeds Carroll Lane as President of Pratt & Whitney Commercial Engines
Pratt & Whitney today named Rick Deurloo president of its Commercial Engines business. In this position, Rick will retain his current responsibilities as senior vice president and Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) for Pratt & Whitney while assuming overall leadership of the Commercial Engines business from Carroll Lane...
May 10, 2022
Northrop Grumman Names Kenny Robinson as Chief Diversity Officer
Northrop Grumman Corporation has named Kenny Robinson as vice president and chief diversity officer, effective May 31. Robinson will report to Kathy Warden, chair, chief executive officer and president, and will work closely...
May 5, 2022
Air Marshal Sanjeev Kapoor assumes the appointment of Director General (Inspection and Safety)
Air Marshal Sanjeev Kapoor assumed the appointment of Director General (Inspection and Safety) [DG(I&S)] of Indian Air Force at Air HQ New Delhi on May 1, 2022.
May 4, 2022
CEO change at MTU Aero Engines AG
Reiner Winkler (60), CEO of MTU Aero Engines AG, will terminate his mandate for personal reasons at year-end 2022, in agreement with the Supervisory Board. This has been jointly determined in today’s Supervisory Board meeting. “After more than twenty years in the management board of MTU, I now see the time has come to pass on my responsibilities.
May 3, 2022
Satcom Direct expands Asia Pacific presence with Singapore office opening and new appointments
Satcom Direct (SD), the business aviation solutions provider, is strengthening its Asia Pacific network with the opening of a Singapore office. The new location represents the base for Brian Roos, the recently appointed Asia Pacific, Regional Director, and newly named Regional Sales Manager, Kaviraj (Kavi) Nadarajah.
April 22, 2022
Saab Appoints Mats Palmberg as India Head
Mats Palmberg, currently Head of Saab’s Gripen India Campaign and Vice President of Industrial Partnerships at Saab, will be the new Chairman and Managing Director of Saab India Technologies Pvt. Ltd (SITPL).
April 1, 2022
CAE announces the appointment of Patrick M. Shanahan to CAE's Board of Directors
CAE announced today the appointment of Patrick M. Shanahan as a new member of CAE's Board of Directors. "We are very pleased to welcome Patrick M. Shanahan to CAE's Board of Directors.
March 28, 2022
Boeing Announces Senior Leadership Updates
Boeing today announced Ted Colbert as president and chief executive officer of its Defense, Space and Security business. Colbert succeeds Leanne Caret who is retiring following nearly 35 years of exceptional service with The Boeing Company.
March 23, 2022
Anil Jerath, Assumes Charge as Director (Finance), BEML Ltd.
Anil Jerath, today took charge as Director (Finance) and nominated as member of the Board of BEML Limited, a Govt of India undertaking under the Ministry of Defence.
March 16, 2022
Raytheon Technologies Appoints Barbara Borgonovi as Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Development
Barbara Borgonovi has been named Raytheon Technologies' senior vice president of Corporate Strategy & Development, effective April 1, 2022.
March 14, 2022
Lockheed Martin Announces New Skunk Works® Leader
Lockheed Martin announced today that John Clark has been named the vice president and general manager of Advanced Development Programs (ADP) – also known as Skunk Works® – succeeding Jeff Babione who will retire at the end of the month.
March 1, 2022
Air Marshal S. Prabhakaran Assumes Command of IAF's Western Air Command
Air Marshal Sreekumar Prabhakaran assumed command of Delhi based Western Air Command (WAC) on March 1, 2022. The Air Marshal is a graduate of National Defence Academy, Pune and was commissioned into the IAF as a fighter pilot on December 22, 1983.
February 14, 2022
Ilker Ayci appointed as the CEO & MD of Air India
Tata Sons today announced that Ilker Ayci has been appointed the CEO & MD of Air India. The Air India board met this afternoon to consider the candidature of Ilker Ayci. N Chandrasekaran, Chairman of Tata Sons, was a special invitee to this board meeting.
February 14, 2022
Raytheon Technologies announces appointment of Christopher T. Calio as the company’s Chief Operating Officer and names Shane G. Eddy as President of Pratt & Whitney
Raytheon Technologies Corporation today announced the appointment of Christopher T. Calio as Chief Operating Officer and named Shane G. Eddy to succeed Calio as President of its Pratt & Whitney business unit, effective March 1, 2022.
February 14, 2022
Karl Sheldon Named New CFM Executive Vice President
Brings a wealth of program management experience to the world's largest commercial fleet. CFM International has named Karl Sheldon as executive vice president, replacing Allen Paxson.
February 9, 2022
Air Marshal K. Anantharaman assumes the appointment of Air Officer-in-Charge Administration (AOA)
Air Marshal K. Anantharaman assumed the appointment of Air Officer-in Charge Administration (AOA) at Air HQ New Delhi on February 1, 2022. The Air Marshal was commissioned in Administration branch of Indian Air Force in June 1985.
February 1, 2022
Lockheed Martin names Jay Malave as Chief Financial Officer
Lockheed Martin announced today that Jesus "Jay" Malave will be the company's next chief financial officer, effective immediately. Malave most recently held the positions of senior vice president and CFO for L3Harris.