Agnew to chair Atlas Air board of directors
Robert F. Agnew has been elected chairman of the board of directors of Atlas Air Worldwide, a global provider of outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services based in Purchase NY (USA).
The new chair is president and CEO of Morten Beyer & Agnew, an international aviation consulting firm active in the financial modelling and technical due diligence of airlines and aircraft funding. Agnew succeeds retired Marine Corps Lt. Gen. Frederick McCorkle, who served as chairman since 2014, and who will continue as a director.
Agnew has had a seat on the Atlas board since 2004. He began his commercial aviation career at Northwest Airlines where he concentrated on government and contract sales, schedule planning and corporate operations research. He then served as SVP of marketing and sales at World Airways. (ah)