Andrew Sentance has joined British Airways from the London Business School as chief economist.
BritishAirways Engineering has appointed Ferdinando Bruno as general manager business development and Mike Hodgson as general manager fleet 2.
Lawrence Urquhart is to succeed Brian Smith as UKairport operator BAA's chairman in July 1998.
The UK Civil Aviation Authority has appointed Richard Profit as group director, safety regulation.
Avitas has made former Douglas Aircraft chief economist Adam M Pilarski a senior vice-president.
Cargo consultant MergeGlobal has appointed Gemini Air Cargo co-founder Stephen J Fortune as a director.
Singapore Aircraft Leasing Enterprise has appointed Robert Martin as deputy managing director. HBSC has appointed Sumitomo Bank executive Brian Jeffrey as aircraft finance director, replacing Martin.
GMKG Consulting Services has appointed Lynn G McDevitt from Philadelphia Airport and Howard F Veal from the US General Accounting Office as senior consultants.