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Alaska Airlines: John Ladner to take his previous post

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Seattle, Wa., USA - September 18, 2015, Seattle, Wa., USA - Alaska Airlines has named 26-year aviation veteran John Ladner managing director of fleet, standards and operational control, a position he previously held from 2010-2011.

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Previously, Mr. Ladner served as Alaska's managing director of Seattle airport operations. During his 19-year tenure at Alaska Airlines, he has also served as Seattle base chief pilot, flight operations duty officer and was also a certified FAA check airman. He was also a pilot and check airman for Anchorage-based Era Aviation for nearly seven years.

Mr. Ladner holds degrees from Big Bend Community College and Central Washington University. In 2014, he also completed the University of Washington's Executive Master of Business Administration program.


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