Sat, Dec 08, 2007
Named Director, Engineering & Manufacturing
The General Aviation Manufacturers
Association (GAMA) announced the promotion Thursday of Gregory
Bowles to the position of director, engineering and manufacturing.
Bowles previously served as GAMA’s manager, maintenance and
“Since coming on board nearly three years ago, Greg has
continued to use his strong engineering background to promote the
certification and manufacturing interests of our members and has
contributed significantly to GAMA’s success on a number of
technical issues,” said GAMA President and CEO Pete Bunce.
"He has become an invaluable asset on GAMA’s team and to our
Bowles’ responsibilities will increase to include
technical policies pertaining to avionics certification, production
procedures, and quality assurance programs. He leads GAMA’s
Avionics and Electronic Systems Committee and currently serves on
the RTCA Program Management Committee.
Prior to joining GAMA in 2005, Bowles was responsible for
certification and validation program planning for aircraft
modifications at Keystone Helicopter Company. He also spent several
years with Cessna Aircraft Company as group leader for systems
design certification and airworthiness support engineering.
Bowles holds a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University and a Masters of Business
Administration from Webster University. He is also an FAA
certificated private pilot.
"(The) successful launch of the NROL-39 mission is a testament to the tremendous government-industry partnership. We greatly appreciate the teamwork with the NRO Office of Space La>[...]
Lost Communications Loss of the ability to communicate by radio. Aircraft are sometimes referred to as NORDO (No Radio). Standard pilot procedures are specified in 14 CFR Part 91. >[...]
Aero Linx: The Story Of World War 1 Aviation The Spark That Set the World Aflame: The assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand, heir to throne of Austria-Hungary, and his wife i>[...]
A Powerful New Tool For You To Use For Your Aero-Conversations Want to start a conversation about a story you've seen on Aero-News? It's even easier with Disqus, a powerful, web-ba>[...]
NROL-39 Mission Boosted From Vandenberg AFB Thursday Night A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying a payload for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) lifted off >[...]