Managing Director of Flight Operations
Captain Bob Johnson is the Managing Director of Flight Operations at American Airlines, having previously served as the Managing Director Flight – DFW. His responsibilities include oversight of the flight operations in the various fleets at American, policy and procedural development and operational interface with industry regulators. It also includes airspace modernization efforts, emerging flight deck technologies, Flight Test and the line checking of Americans pilots.
Bob was active in the Allied Pilots Association from 1993 to 1998, where he served on the Board of Directors, the Financial Audit Committee and the Negotiating Committee. He is currently a qualified Captain and Check Airman on the 767 and 757.
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