Boeing Business Jets Appoints David Longridge as President

Travel News Asia Videos Podcasts Latest Travel News Asia Tuesday, 9 December 2014

David Longridge has been appointed as President of Boeing Business Jets (BBJ).

Longridge, a 21-year veteran of Boeing, most recently served as Sales Director based in the United Kingdom leading the British Airways, Finnair, Iberia and TUI accounts.

He previously was a Sales Director for BBJ when the group was founded, in 1996.

Longridge succeeds Capt. Steve Taylor, who recently was named Chief Pilot, Boeing Flight Services.

Longridge will lead a team of people responsible for the sales, support and operations of Boeing commercial products in VIP, government and military service.

Im very pleased to have a strong leader like David to the lead the BBJ team, said John Wojick, senior vice president, Global Sales & Marketing, Boeing Commercial Airplanes. David understands BBJ, brings a wide range of experience and understands how to support our customers with our market leading products and services. 

Boeing Business Jets offers a product line that includes the BBJ, BBJ 2 and BBJ 3 high-performance derivatives of the successful Next-Generation 737 airplane family and the new 737 MAX family as well as Boeing twin-aisle airplanes including the 747-8, 767, 777 and 787.

More than 400 Boeing airplanes are in service in the VIP market.

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