Eastern Air Lines elects retired general to board of directors

Eastern Air Lines Group, Inc. has elected General (Ret.) Raymond T. Odierno, to its board of directors.

General Odierno recently retired, after graduating from West Point and 40 years of active military service to our nation, as US Army Chief of Staff, and prior to that assignment served as Commander, United States Joint Forces Command and Commander- United States Forces- Iraq.

Eastern flies a fleet of four fuel efficient Boeing 737-700/800 aircraft from its base at Miami International Airport and employs over 160 aviation professionals. Eastern has orders for ten 737 MAX aircraft and 20 Mitsubishi MRJ-90 aircraft.