Former Emirates executive Hamad Obaidalla has been appointed as chief commercial officer of FlyDubai, while Neil Mills has joined the airline from EasyJet as chief financial officer.

Ex-UK Royal Air Force McDonnell Douglas Phantom and Panavia Tornado pilot Air Cdre Ian Dugmore has been appointed as director of the UK Airprox Board, replacing the retiring Peter Hunt.

Former Barclays executive Claire Cronin has been appointed senior VPof marketing for NetJets Europe.

Former Virgin Nigeria chief executive Conrad Clifford will succeed the retiring UK airline veteran Vic Sheppard as VPof Emirates Airline for the UK and Ireland in September.

Hawker Beechcraft has appointed Shawn Vick as executive VP.S

t Petersburg-based Rossiya has named Roman Pakhomov as its new chief executive, in the wake of the resignation of Sergei Mikhalchenko.

United Airlines parent UAL has promoted chief operating officer John Tague to president. Meanwhile, Kathryn Mikells has been named as an executive VP, and continues her role as chief financial officer at the carrier.

Thomas Bowen has joined Lancair International as chief operating officer.


Source: Flight International