Category Archives: People

NAV Portugal appoints new chairman 

Lieutenant-Colonel Albano Manuel Carvalho Coutinho has been named as the new chairman of the Board of NAV Portugal. Lieutenant-Colonel Coutinho is a former air traffic controller … More ››

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Airways Ed Sims elected CANSO Chair

Ed Sims, CEO of Airways New Zealand, has been elected as its chairman of the Civil Air Navigation Services Organisation (CANSO). Over 220 delegates from … More ››

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Nieuwsma to head Rockwell’s IMS business

Dave Nieuwsma has been appointed senior vice president of Rockwell Collin’s Information Management Services (IMS) business. He replaces Jeff Standerski who led the IMS division … More ››

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Van Dorst to head Dutch ANSP LVNL

Michiel van Dorst will become the new chief executive of Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) from 1 May. The Dutch government appointment was made … More ››

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Deakin to advise unmanned tech start-up

Former NATS chief executive Richard Deakin has been appointed as advisor to UAV airspace information and services business AirMap which has just raised $15 million … More ››

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One Vision

Steve Creedy meets Airservices Australia’s new chief executive Jason Harfield, a man who came up through the ranks and is now leading a significant transformation … More ››

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Airservices appoints Harfield as new CEO

The Board of Airservices Australia has appointed Jason Harfield as the new chief executive officer of Airservices Australia following an extensive international executive search. Harfield … More ››

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DFS takes the helm at A6 Alliance

Professor Klaus-Dieter Scheurle, chairman and chief executive of Germany’s DFS, has become the new chairman of the Steering Board of the A6 Alliance of European … More ››

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LVNL CEO Paul Riemens departs for RAI

Paul Riemens will be standing down as chief executive and chairman of Air Traffic Control The Netherlands (LVNL) with effect from 7 April in order … More ››

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O’Donnell to head Metron Aviation

Metron Aviation has named Dan O’Donnell as its next president. Dan was previously vice president of business development for ACSS (an L-3 Communications & Thales … More ››

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