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Gibson exits FAA to head NUAIR Alliance

The NUAIR Alliance has hired Major General Marke F ‘Hoot’ Gibson (ret) as its new chief executive. Gibson most recently served as senior advisor on … More ››

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Warinsko appointed SESAR deployment chief

Nicolas Warinsko has been appointed the new general manager of the SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) and will take the organisation forward from the end of … More ››

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Airways New Zealand appoints Sumner as CEO

Airways New Zealand has appointed Graeme Sumner to the role of chief executive. Sumner, an experienced chief executive, brings 27 years’ experience from the energy, … More ››

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Brennan selected as next Eurocontrol chief

Eamonn Brennan has been appointed the next director general of Eurocontrol with effect from 1 January 2018. Brennan was nominated by the government of Ireland … More ››

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Holzbauer re-elected to EUROCAE council

Frequentis ATM professional Michael Holzbauer has been re-elected as a Council member at the EUROCAE General Assembly. EUROCAE, the European Organisation for Civil Aviation Equipment, is … More ››

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Brussels sets up new Performance Review Body

The European Commission has appointed the members of the new Performance Review Body (PRB) of the Single European Sky – to be headed by Regula … More ››

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EASA welcomes new flight standards chief

Jesper Rasmussen has joined EASA as flight standards director who will head the development of regulations and standardisation of EU national authorities in the field … More ››

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Persson Grivas becomes new LFV chief

Ann Persson Grivas has been appointed director general of LFV by the Swedish Government. She comes from a position as assistant director general of Försäkringskassan … More ››

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FAA’s Smiley joins PASSUR as global ATM SVP

Dan Smiley is to join PASSUR Aerospace to lead the expansion of its global ATM initiatives, heading the industry’s uptake of the current suite of … More ››

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CANSO’s Ed Sims to step down, leaving ANZ

Ed Sims will step down from his role as chair of CANSO in May 2017, following his decision to resign as CEO of Airways New … More ››

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