17 April 2014
PSA Airlines, Inc. reported the company´s chief executive officer Keith Houk, after more than 25 years of outstanding service, has elected to retire from his current role.
Succeeding Houk will be Dion Flannery, most recently president of US Airways Express.
Flannery´s appointment as president of PSA will be effective Aug. 31, 2014. After Aug. 31, Houk has agreed to continue to advise Flannery and the company on strategic matters through the end of 2014.
PSA Airlines, Inc. is a subsidiary of the American Airlines Group (NASDAQ: AAL) operating an all-jet fleet consisting of exclusively Bombardier aircraft. Headquartered at the Dayton International Airport (DAY) in Ohio, PSA also has flight crew bases located in Knoxville, Tenn. and Charlotte, N.C. and maintains maintenance facilities in Dayton and Canton, Ohio, as well as a line maintenance base in Charlotte, N.C.
American Airlines Group is the holding company for American Airlines, US Airways and three regional airlines PSA, Envoy and Piedmont. Together with American Eagle and US Airways Express, the airlines operate an average of nearly 6,700 flights per day to 339 destinations in 54 countries from its hubs in Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix and Washington, D.C. Connect with American on Twitter @AmericanAir and at Facebook.com/AmericanAirlines, and follow US Airways on Twitter @USAirways and at Facebook.com/USAirways.