Interviews with people of interest in aerospace, including those in industry, government and AIN’s “Bizav Warriors.” Topics include announcements of personnel changes, awards and final departures.
Delivery of the engine marks a major milestone toward final assembly of the first MRJ90 flight-test aircraft.
Patrick de Castelbajac succeeds Filippo Bagnato, whose four-year mandate expired at the end of May.
Departure was delayed until after the company announced the upgraded Avanti Evo at EBACE.
Industry personnel announcements
The jump was Bush’s first from a helicopter and eighth parachute jump.
Anthony Carbone becomes nonexecutive chairman of Rockwell Collins on August 1.
Strong’s new responsibilities were formerly held by Kathleen Blouin, who stepped down on Monday.
Newly nominated NTSB chairman has long background in aviation safety.
Dassault Aviation’s parent company has paved the way for a “succeeding statutory president” position. ###Channels###P
NBAA’s senior vice president of conventions and forums will continue to serve as a consultant after retiring. ###Channels###P