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 manager for its Aftermarket MRO operation. He has spent the majority of his career in the VIP interior modifications business for wide body head of state aircraft. He also formerly served as director/GM for Hawker Beechcraft Services and Textron Aviation Services’ MRO service center in Houston, Texas.