5 September 2014
SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW) subsidiary SkyWest Airlines said it has announced the promotion of Tracy Gallo to vice president flight operations effective Sept. 4, 2014.
Gallo succeeds Klen Brooks, who retired after 40 years with the airline. As vice president flight operations, Gallo will be responsible for all areas of SkyWest´s flight operations, including the airline´s flight training, flight control, and crew scheduling, and will oversee the development and implementation of operations policies and procedures to ensure the highest possible level of safety and efficiency.
Gallo steps into the role of vice president with more than 20 years in flight operations, including flight instructor, simulator instructor and check airman.
As a leading air service provider offering global access toms of people each month, SkyWest Airlines partners with the world´s largest network carriers including United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, US Airways, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Its website is at http://www.skywest.com.