Aireon names VP of customer affairs

Aireon has announced that it has named Peter Cabooter to the newly created position of Vice President of Customer Affairs, the company said.

In this role, Cabooter will lead Aireon´s program to support existing customers around the world and developing new relationships with Air Navigation Service Providers (ANSPs) currently not subscribed to the AireonSM service. Aireon is deploying the world´s first and only truly global space-based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) aircraft surveillance and tracking service, providing real-time aircraft visibility anywhere on the planet.

Cabooter comes to Aireon with 17 years of sales and air traffic management experience including executive positions at NAVBLUE (previously Airbus ProSky) and Barco Orthogon (now a part of Harris Corporation). As part of his role, Cabooter will lead global sales initiatives for Aireon.

Aireon LLC is deploying a space-based air traffic surveillance system for Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) equipped aircraft throughout the entire globe.