West Star Adds Marler, Cohen

West Star announced that Larry Marler has been named as the technical sales manager at their Chattanooga, Tenn. location (CHA). Marler has 35 years of aviation experience with previous positions held at Midcoast, Dassault Falcon Jet and StandardAero, and has been at West Star for just over three years. He graduated from Broward Community College…

Skyservice Appoints Sharpe to Director of BD

Skyservice Appoints Sharpe to Director of BD

Skyservice Business Aviation has appointed PJ Sharpe to the position of director, Business Development, USA. In his new role, PJ will build awareness of the Skyservice brand within the U. S. market to support business development activities for the company’s range of business aviation services: Fixed Base Operations (FBO), Aircraft Management, Charter, Aircraft Maintenance and…

Ward Joins DAS/FLITE as VP

Ward Joins DAS/FLITE as VP

Mike Ward has joined DAS/Flite as the vice president of Sales, Parts and Component Repair. Eli DaSilva will assume a director of Business Development role and report to Ward, along with the sales team. Ward has 25 years of aviation experience and most recently worked for Spirit AeroSystems in Wichita, Kansas, as the senior general…

KADEX Aero Supply Adds Mann to Sales Team

KADEX Aero Supply Adds Mann to Sales Team

KADEX Aero Supply has welcomed Colin Mann to their team. Mann joins KADEX as the regional sales manager at their Calgary, Canada location. Mann is a licensed avionics AME with 20 years of aviation experience in aviation sales, marketing, aviation management, aviation maintenance, training and development, and parts distribution for both civilian and military aviation…

Duncan Adds Weverka

Duncan Adds Weverka

Duncan Aviation’s long-time lead designer Rachael Weverka will be transitioning to the Modifications Sales Team in Lincoln, Nebraska. Weverka will be responsible for paint and interior sales on the Gulfstream and Embraer teams. “We’re extremely pleased to have Rachael join the Sales Team. With her design background, she fully understands the refurb process and will…

Flying Colours Appoints Graham Dickie as CFO

Flying Colours Corp. has appointed Graham Dickie as its new Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect. Based at the company headquarters in Peterborough, ON. Dickie will be responsible for managing the company’s finances, reviewing near and long-term financial planning, and working with the senior executive team to manage international growth. As Flying Colours continues to…

Yingling Aviation Positions for Future With Nichols as President, Expanded Roles for Short and Williams

Lynn Nichols, chairman and CEO of Yingling Aviation, has announced the elevation of his son Andrew Nichols, the firm’s current chief financial officer, to the position of president. The move is the “‘logical next step’ in our generational succession plan, designed to provide a smooth transition for the company and position it for continued success,”…

ExpressJet Airlines Names Bruce Jones as VP of Maintenance

ExpressJet Airlines, a United Express carrier, announced Bruce Jones has been named vice president of Maintenance and Engineering. Jones will be responsible for ExpressJet’s aircraft maintenance program that encompasses a fleet of more than 100 Embraer aircraft supported by 750 professionals in eight locations. He will replace Jamie Hill who is advancing to a leadership…