All Interviews – Page 20

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    Working Week: Brent Christner


    Brent Christner is director of structural and mechanical engineering at Eclipse Aerospace, the Albuquerque-based company which manufactures the latest version...

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    Working Week: Steve Allright


    Steve Allright is a Boeing 747 captain with British Airways and in his spare time - supported by his employer - works for an organisation which helps passengers...

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    INTERVIEW: British Airways chief executive Keith Williams


    A clock in the reception of ­British Airways' Waterside headquarters counts down the days to the London 2012 Olympics, in recognition of the UK...

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    Air Dolomiti launches Verona-Zurich service


    Air Dolomiti is to launch a new service linking Verona and Zurich from 2 July. It will run two flights daily during the working week, with a single...

  • Yves Rossy

    Working Week Yves Rossy


    When were you first interested in aviation? I've always wanted to fly since I was a child. My inspiration has always been to make my dream come true. Describe...

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    Working Week: Richard Lugg


    Following his father into the aerospace sector, Richard Lugg's experience on supersonic programmes led him to found HyperMach, where as chairman and chief executive he leads development of the SonicStar business jet.

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    INTERVIEW: Spirit Airlines chief executive Ben Baldanza


    Aside from the artist's impression of an aircraft and the company's logo welcoming you at the entrance, there are little signs this nondescript office in...

  • Carolyn McCall

    INTERVIEW: EasyJet chief executive Carolyn McCall


    Carolyn McCall has had to tackle an operational crisis and a disgruntled shareholder while subtly repositioning EasyJet for new growth opportunities

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    Working Week: Tim Procter


    Tim Procter is Managing Director of charter business Air Charter Travel Ltd. Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, the company has built a solid reputation...

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    Working Week: Vance Poleski


    What attracted you to this industry? As a young man aviation was not on my radar. I was working in a steel mill in Seattle and going to college at...

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    INTERVIEW: IATA director general Tony Tyler


    IATA director general Tony Tyler outlined his "new vision" for the association at this year's ALTA Airline Leaders Forum in Rio de Janeiro, heralding a notable...

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    INTERVIEW: Air Astana president Peter Foster


    Kazakhstan's Tian Shan mountain range has witnessed a number of the country's state carriers come to grief beneath its jagged slopes. Yet, while the challenges...

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    Working Week: Louise Haniver


    Louise Haniver hails from an aviation family in Ireland and four years ago took the "big decision" to move to India to head the marketing operation for business aviation company The Established

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    Working Week: Kristine Hartzell


    She says she fell in love with flying after a cockpit visit aged seven. Now, managing regulatory affairs for the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association makes Norway-born Kristine Hartzell a top advocate for general aviation

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    Airline Business cover interview: ANA’s Shinichiro Ito


    All Nippon Airways has quietly caught up with Japan Airlines as its local rival has regrouped after a turbulent couple of years financially. And the airline is about to enter the global spotlight as it flies Boeing’s 787 on its debut passenger service.

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    Working Week: Kate Ahrens


    Kate Ahrens is a senior member of Canadian completions and refurbishment business Flying Colours Corp. As one of the directors, Kate puts her extensive aviation experience to good use as lead designer for the expanding business.

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    Interview: Virgin Australia chief executive John Borghetti


    Having pulled together the constituent parts of the group under the newly christened Virgin Australia banner, former Qantas executive John Borghetti is on a mission to complete the maturing carrier's journey from low-cost entrant to a business player

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    Working Week: Ric Peri


    Educating members, legislators and regulators is the job Ric Peri loves. However, his work goes far beyond serving as vice-president of government and industry affairs for the Aircraft Electronics Association

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    Interview: Aer Lingus chief executive Christoph Mueller


    Aer Lingus has just turned 75 yet its recent history has been as taxing as anything in its past. On the one hand its story is the same as any other mid-sized European national carrier with a much-loved brand battling for relevance in the ultra-competitive world sandwiched between network giants ...

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    PARIS: Interview: L-3 Communications chief executive Michael Strianese


    L-3 Communications built a multi-billion dollar global defence company during a massive acquisition spree near the end of the last cyclical downturn in US investment in weapon systems.