ExpressJet Airlines names VP of flight operations

Atlanta-based United Express carrier ExpressJet Airlines has announced it has named Captain Scott Hall as Vice President of Flight Operations, the company said.

Hall will be responsible for ExpressJet´s 1,300 pilots and will serve as the airline´s FAA 14 CFR 119.65 Director of Operations. He replaces Greg Wooley who is retiring after more than 20 years at ExpressJet.

Most recently, he was Managing Director of the airline´s Operations Support Center, overseeing flight control, technical publications and customer service. He also led the recent launch of ExpressJet´s Embraer E175 aircraft program and previously held the position of System Chief Pilot.

ExpressJet Airlines operates as United Express, serving more than 100 airports across the United States, Canada and Mexico, with over 3,300 weekly flights from bases in Chicago, Cleveland, Houston and Newark. ExpressJet´s fleet includes more than 110 Embraer E175 and Embraer ERJ145 aircraft, with 25 new Embraer E175s being added in 2019. ExpressJet pilots enjoy top-tier pay and quality of life and a career path to United Airlines. ExpressJet is a subsidiary of ManaAir, LLC. ManaAir is majority-owned by KAir Enterprises and minority-owned by United Airlines.