Million Air is proud to announce and welcome Rick Boyce as its new Director of FBO Safety and Operations. Boyce will be responsible for insurance programs, safety assist visitations, assisting franchise development and further escalation of the Million Air Experience.
Boyce brings with him over 20 years of experience in the aviation industry. He joins the team from NetJets, Inc., a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway. The company offers fractional ownership, aircraft management and charter services. It was there that Boyce held increasing levels of responsibility, serving in a supervisor position for five years and accelerating to Director of Aviation Infrastructure and Services for 12 years. He has experience negotiating competitive contracts, maintaining vendor relationships, forecasting and risk mitigation, supplier consolidation, analyzing company financials and making sure safety and service expectations are met.
“After spending 12 years evaluating hundreds of FBOs all across North America, I can honestly say I have landed with the premier brand in our industry,” said Boyce. “I am excited for the opportunity to work with a group equally as passionate about safety and service as I am.”
Boyce is a commercial licensed pilot and a licensed dispatcher. He has served as Chief Crew Scheduler at Spirit Airlines and Load Master/Operations Agent at America West Airlines. Boyce holds an MBA in Leadership from Franklin University in Columbus, Ohio and a BA in Aircraft Systems from Ohio State University. Boyce has held various committee roles for NBAA and NATA.
“We are very excited to have Rick in the Million Air family,” said Roger Woolsey, CEO. “He has built lasting relationships in the industry and is an expert in heightened service. Rick’s dedication to an unparalleled customer experience is synonymous with the Million Air culture. His expertise and focuses will be safety and operations, always keeping with our service experience and brand reputation. He brings a welcomed strength to our team."
About Million Air
Million Air, the most favored private aviation service in the FBO industry, provides executive aircraft terminal services and upscale private charter. Headquartered in Houston, the company operates a network of more than 28 facilities in the United States, Canada and the Caribbean. For more information, visit www.millionair.com.