SkyWest Airlines appoints VP of airport operations

Utah-based SkyWest Airlines has announced it has named Greg Wooley to the new position of vice president — airport operations, the company said.

In this position, Wooley will be responsible for airport ground operations at all SkyWest and vendor-handled locations, as well as the development and implementation of their respective operational procedures and policies. He will oversee ground equipment, corporate real estate, ground personnel training, and will work with partners to support a reliable and positive customer experience.

Wooley takes on this new role with more than 25 years of aviation experience, including leadership positions in airport services, inflight and maintenance training and standards, as well as flight standards and regulatory compliance. He served most recently as Vice President of Flight Operations for ExpressJet Airlines, where he oversaw the safe operations of more than 400 daily departures.

With nearly 14,000 aviation professionals operating 2,500 daily flights, SkyWest Airlines, a subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc., connects millions of passengers each month to 261 destinations across North America. SkyWest operates in partnership with Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines and has a fleet of 484 aircraft.