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American Airlines picks Poonam Mohan as VP for IT
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American Airlines picks Poonam Mohan as VP for IT

Poonam Mohan has been promoted to Vice President – Information Technology at American Airlines. American Airlines said the position was previously held by Patrick O’Keeffe, who was named American’s Senior Vice President – People, in May 2017. “With projects such as implementing critical new forecasting models and pricing tools for […]

Scott Fancher, VP Program Management is leaving Boeing
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Scott Fancher, VP Program Management is leaving Boeing

After 40 years, Scott Fancher, senior vice president of program management, integration and development programs is leaving Boeing. His retirement which will take effect from September 2017, culminating a 40-year Boeing (NYSE: BA) career that spans executive leadership roles across the company’s signature commercial, defense and space programs. “Few leaders […]

Canada’s Bombardier to cut 2,200 jobs
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Canada’s Bombardier to cut 2,200 jobs

Canadian aircraft maker, Bombardier said it will cut around 2,200 jobs at its German operation which is about a quarter of its total workforce in the country. According to Reuters, Most of the jobs would be cut at the company’s plants in Henningsdorf near Berlin and Goerlitz on the German […]

Kenya converts loans in Kenya Airways to equity
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Kenya converts loans in Kenya Airways to equity

Kenya’s national carrier, Kenya Airways has confirmed the conversion of the Government of Kenya loans into equity. The airlines also announced the provision of contingent guarantee subject to parliamentary approval in exchange for material concessions to be provided as part of the financial restructuring, which would secure future funding of […]