WASHINGTON, DC, November 3, 2009 – The board of directors of the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) has elected Robert Wilson, president of Honeywell Business and General Aviation, as GAMA’s chairman for 2010. Wilson previously served as GAMA’s vice chairman and chairman of GAMA’s Technical Policy Committee.
John Rosanvallon, president and CEO of Dassault Falcon Jet, was voted in as GAMA’s vice chairman. He will also continue to serve as chairman of GAMA’s Security Issues Committee throughout the coming year.
Additionally, the board elected four members to committee leadership positions:
International Affairs Committee - Peter Edwards, CEO, Jet Aviation
Product Liability and Legal Issues Committee - Kevin Gould, CEO, Piper Aircraft
Safety Affairs and Training Committee - Caroline Daniels, chairman and CEO, Aircraft Technical Publishers
Technical Policy Committee - Brad Mottier, VP and GM, Business and General Aviation Operation, GE Aviation
GAMA is an international trade association headquartered in Washington, DC representing 67 of the world's leading manufacturers of general aviation aircraft, engines, avionics and related equipment. GAMA's members also operate fleets of aircraft, fixed based operations, and pilot training and maintenance training facilities. For additional information, visit GAMA’s website at www.GAMA.aero.