WICHITA, Kan. (Sept. 22, 2010) – Hawker Beechcraft Corporation (HBC) today announced the appointment of Scott Plumb as vice president, Hawker Jet Sales for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. In this position, Plumb is responsible for all Hawker jet sales for the EMEA region. He joins the company’s sales leadership team alongside Peter Walker, the recently appointed vice president of Beechcraft Sales for the EMEA region.
Plumb has more than 20 years of aerospace sales and marketing management experience gained in a variety of roles at Gulfstream Aerospace, Airbus Industrie and British Aerospace. Most recently, he worked for VistaJet Aviation Services, SA, where he was chief commercial officer and a board member, responsible for all sales and marketing activities in Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
Plumb earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minn., and has participated in several business and aviation management courses throughout his career.
Hawker Beechcraft Corporation is a world-leading manufacturer of business, special mission and trainer aircraft – designing, marketing and supporting aviation products and services for businesses, governments and individuals worldwide. The company’s headquarters and major facilities are located in Wichita, Kan., with operations in Salina, Kan.; Little Rock, Ark.; Chester, England, U.K.; and Chihuahua, Mexico. The company leads the industry with a global network of more than 100 factory-owned and authorized service centers. For more information, visit www.hawkerbeechcraft.com.