Menzies Aviation selects new vice president of Cargo Americas

Menzies Aviation, a global aviation logistics specialist, has announced the appointment of Peter Kelly as vice president, Cargo Americas, the company said.

In this position, Kelly will grow its cargo business across Canada, the United States and South America.

This announcement follows the recent appointment of Chris Beale as Vice President, Cargo Europe, as the organization looks to grow its cargo business.

Kelly has 27 years of aviation experience with an emphasis on international logistics and transportation. He most recently worked for American Airlines as its Regional Sales Manager in Texas where he oversaw the sales team and developed strategies to ensure the airline met its cargo revenue goals. He also oversaw cargo handling for Mercury Air Cargo across the US and Canada and has worked with UPS Air Cargo in EMEA.