New production supervisor at Spirit Aeronautics


Spirit Aeronautics has appointed John Becan to the post of production supervisor over the maintenance, avionics and interior production teams.

“We are a growing company that is focused on customer-centric care and accountability,” said Tony Bailey, president and COO at Spirit Aeronautics. “To maintain that goal we have to surround ourselves with only the most talented and experienced professionals in the industry. John certainly qualifies with over 40 years in the aviation industry, including 28 years in a production management role, in some of the most demanding environments possible.”

Becan began his aviation career in the US Air Force and has held positions such as manager of operations, manager of sheet metal and systems and sheet metal manager at companies including Gulfstream Aerospace (formerly KC Aviation), Associated Air Center and Comlux America. Becan studied aeronautics/A&P mechanics at Skyline Career Development Center, advanced management at Ivy Tech Corporate College and has been trained in Six Sigma and lean manufacturing.

Spirit Aeronautics is located in Columbus, Ohio, USA. It is primarily engaged in the refurbishment, design, development, completion, management, engineering, material supply, integration and sustainment of business, VIP, VVIP, military and government aircraft.

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