CommutAir appoints director of SOC/dispatch

CommutAir has appointed David Petris to the team as director of SOC and dispatch in the corporate office, the company said.

Petris was previously the systems control manager at SkyWest Airlines´ operations control center and had experience in systems control, dispatch and crew support.

CommutAir is experiencing substantial growth, creating significant advancement and hiring opportunities, not just in the corporate office, but on the runway as well. The addition of forty ERJ-145 jets to the fleet requires CommutAir to hire a large number of pilots.

CommutAir, operating as United Express, is majority owned by Champlain Enterprises Inc. The company operates more than 800 weekly flights to 30 plus destinations.