Tag: Women in Aviation

Women in aviation on the rise

Mervat Sultan, President, Women in Aviation Middle East Chapter, addressing the Women in Aviation 10th Anniversary Conference, said the number of women in aviation is on the rise with active and constructive participation of women, taking up aviation as their choicest career. Nearly 27,000 women ...

Emirates Group highlights Emirati women’s contributions to aviation and travel

Emirati women in the Emirates Group represent a workforce of over 1,000 professionals in various roles across more than 30 departments. From pilots and engineers who work with the world’s biggest commercial aircraft, to IT professionals, service ambassadors, marketing and data experts, commerci...

Alaska Airlines names new vice president of finance and controller

Alaska Airlines has named Emily Halverson vice president of finance and controller for Alaska Airlines and Alaska Air Group. As Alaska's vice president of finance and controller, Halverson will set the strategy for and oversee financial reporting, payroll, investor relations and accounting op...

IAG commits to 40% female senior management target by 2025

IAG commits to 40% female senior management target by 2025

International Airlines Group (IAG) will extend its commitment to gender diversity at senior management level, by increasing its target for women in senior roles across the Group to 40% by 2025. The target aligns IAG with recent recommendations made in the FTSE Women Leaders Review and marks an in...

Air Canada Salutes the Present and Next Generation of Women in Aviation

Air Canada marked Women of Aviation Worldwide Week leading up to International Women's Day 2020 by celebrating the achievements of its women employees while also looking ahead to the next generation of women aviators as it announced four admirable winners of the inaugural Captain Judy Cameron Schol...

WestJet pledges more women in leadership and technical positions

In support of National Women in Aviation Week and International Women's Day, WestJet released its WestJet Women in Aviation: Committed to Change video, emphasizing the need to increase the numbers of women who have careers in aviation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_4Zhu1a9ElY&feature=yo...

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