23 May 2014
Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) reported that Captain Craig Drew has been named vice president flight operations.
In his new role, effective June 2, Drew will be responsible for the airline´s flight operations functions, which include 10 pilot bases nationwide, crew scheduling, and the flight training center.
Drew began his Southwest career in 1990 as a first officer and was promoted to captain in 1994. He earned a bachelor of science from Brigham Young University and a master of science from California State University.
In its 43rd year of service, Dallas-based Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV), with AirTran, operates more than 3,600 flights a day. Its website is at southwest.com.