Posted on: 13 October 2016 by Mark Howells
The European Regions Airline Association (ERA) has announced that Andrew Kelly (ASL Airlines Ireland), Ryan DeBrusk (Bombardier), Yoshihisa Kumagai (Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation) and Robert Kuller (Rockton) have been elected as new members of the ERA board.
Simon McNamara, ERA director general, commented, “I am delighted to welcome Andrew Kelly, Ryan DeBrusk, Robert Kuller and Yoshihisa Kumagai to the ERA board. Their addition is very welcome and further enhances the association’s expertise and experience at its top level. All have a very strong background in European regional aviation and I know the ERA board is looking forward to working with them. The re-election of several existing members also shows the commitment our members have to guiding and steering the work of ERA and I’m hugely grateful to them and the entire board for their ongoing support.”
Re-elected airline board members include Boet Kreiken (KLM Cityhopper) as president, Martin Isler (Luxair) as vice-president and Arni Gunnarsson (Air Iceland) and Pedro Agustín del Castillo (Binter) as members of the board. Re-elected to the board from the associate and affiliate members were Laurent Pierre (PowerJet), Bernard Lavelle (London City Airport) and Tony Whitty (Cabot Aviation).