News from Aerospace and Aviation Industry



Lockheed Martin Names New Leader For F-22 Program
2021/06/23 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Lockheed Martin announced Kevin “Red” Smith as the vice president of the F-22 Program, succeeding OJ Sanchez, who was recently named vice president and Gen...


Rolls-Royce announces Anita Frew as Chair Designate and appointment of Mike Manley as Non-Executive Director
2021/06/10 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Rolls-Royce Holdings plc (Company or Group) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Anita Frew as a Non-Executive Director and Chair Designate. Anita will join th...


WestJet announces the retirement of President and CEO, Ed Sims
2021/06/10 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

WestJet today, announced that President and CEO, Ed Sims, will retire at the end of 2021. In four years with WestJet, Mr. Sims was responsible for the successful ...


Lockheed Martin Elects Patricia E. Yarrington To Board Of Directors
2021/06/07 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Lockheed Martin Corporation [NYSE: LMT] today announced its board of directors has elected Patricia E. Yarrington to the board. Following 38 years of service...


Iberia : 17 years Flying Airbus Aircraft
2021/06/03 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

All the flying I learned in gliders, ultra-light planes. and at the National Aeronautics School in Salamanca was the traditional kind, with hours and hours in simulato...


Recaro Aircraft Seating announces Sunitha Vegerla as new General Manager of Recaro Aircraft Seating Americas
2021/06/03 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Vegerla is currently the Director of Quality and Process Management and a member of the Americas executive leadership teamSchwaebisch&nbs...


oneworld names Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive His Excellency Mr Akbar Al Baker as Governing Board Chairman
2021/05/28 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The Governing Board of the oneworld® Alliance has appointed Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive His Excellency Mr Akbar Al Baker as Chairman.He succeeds Qanta...


American Airlines Welcomes Cole Brown as Chief People Officer
2021/05/28 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

American Airlines announced today Mecole “Cole” Brown will join the airline as Chief People Officer. In this role, Brown will lead all aspects of the airli...


ST Engineering and Temasek to launch narrow-body freighter aircraft leasing JV in Singapore
2021/05/20 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO

Singapore Technologies Engineering (ST Engineering) and Singapore investment fund Temasek announce their intention to create a 50-50 joint venture dedicated to the lea...


Collins Aerospace expands operations to Houston Spaceport
2021/05/20 | AEROCONTACT | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The new eight-acre campus will support spaceflight, host Houston’s first space incubatorCollins Aerospace, a unit of Raytheon Technologies, and Houston Airports,...