Ex-McDonnell Douglas Helicopter Systems boss Dean Borgman has been appointed president and chief operating officer of Sikorsky Aircraft. Borgman will report to Eugene Buckley, Sikorsky's chairman and chief executive, who is to retire next year. Borgman retired in June from Boeing, where he was senior vice-president responsible for the company's helicopter manufacturing division in Mesa, Arizona. Borgman joined McDonnell Douglas in 1981, becoming president of its helicopter business in 1992.

Source: Flight International