Effective 1 February 2012, Ton Dortmans is appointed Executive Vice President of KLM Engineering & Maintenance.
In his new position he will be responsible for maintenance of the KLM fleet, part of the Air France fleet and all third parties served by Air France and KLM. He will head a team of around 5,500 employees and will report to KLM President & CEO Peter Hartman.
Mr Dortmans is currently SVP Operations at E&M. In recent years, he has served as SVP Operations Control Centre, VP Air Traffic Management and Deputy EVP Flight Operations.
Mr Dortmans will succeed Peter de Swert, who will step down on 1 February 2012.
Bruno Delile has been appointed President of AMG, a group subsidiary incorporated in the United States, specialising in component support.
Air France Industries has been selected by China Eastern Airlines for CFM56-5C and CF6-80C2 repair services. China Eastern Airlines currently operates five Airbus A340-300s powered by CFM56-5C engines...
KLM Engineering & Maintenance Wins 5-year Component Maintenance and Availability Contract With BRA Transportes Aéreos
The contract covers the eight 737’s of the airline and is an addition to the existing Boeing 767 component agreement.