Westport, CT, May 4, 2021 – First Aviation Services Inc. announces the appointment of Paul Bolton as Chief Operating Officer of First Aviation Services Inc. effective immediately. Paul joined First Aviation in 2013 and has since demonstrated leadership and a commitment to the strategic vision of the company.
Paul is a highly respected member of the senior management team and previously served as the Technical Director for the company’s Piedmont Propulsion Systems, LLC and Aviation Blade Services, Inc. subsidiaries.
Aaron Hollander, Chairman & CEO of First Aviation said, “In this newly created position Paul will be responsible for bringing a consistently high level of operational excellence across the company’s five subsidiaries. He will also be responsible for leveraging technology and management approaches to improve the internal operations of our firm. Paul’s engineering, business and organizational skills make him well suited for this new role.”
Sammy Oakley, General Manager of Piedmont Propulsion Systems, LLC added “Since joining us as Piedmont’s Chief Engineer, Paul has made invaluable contributions to our continued growth. I’m delighted to see him recognized with these new responsibilities.”
About First Aviation Services Inc.® (www.firstaviation.com)
First Aviation Services Inc. (“FAvS”), headquartered in Westport, Connecticut, is a leading provider of component repair and overhaul, PMA parts manufacturing and rotables management to the aviation industry worldwide. FAvS’s principal operating subsidiaries are: Aerospace Turbine Rotables, Inc. (AeTR) and Evōlution Aerospace, Inc. (EVO) in Wichita, KS, Piedmont Propulsion Systems, LLC (PPS) in Winston-Salem, NC and Aviation Blade Services, Inc. (ABS) in Kissimmee, FL. Together, the companies repair and overhaul Landing Gear systems, Flight Controls, Actuation Systems, Lighting, Power Supplies, Oxygen and Fire Suppression systems, Hydrostatic Testing, Crew Masks, all Dowty, Hamilton, Hartzell and McCauley propellers and Helicopter Rotor Blades. More information about FAvS and its subsidiaries may be found on the company’s website www.firstaviation.com.
Contact: Larissa Strautman
Corporate Secretary, First Aviation Services Inc.