Skyworks names British Army Air Corps leader as director of aviation operations

Skyworks Global Inc. has announced it has appointed former British Army Air Corps Captain (Ret.) Barry Jones as Director of Aviation Operations and Chief Pilot, the company said.

Jones has a long career in rotary aviation covering both Helicopters and Gyroplanes. As a military pilot, he is a graduate of the world renowned Central Flying School (CFS) based at RAF Shawbury in Great Britain, which qualified him to lead the OCU Flight (Operational Conversion Unit) at the School of Army Aviation to produce up to 100 Combat Ready Lynx Helicopter pilots to the British Army and Royal Marines every year.

Jones currently uses his aviation management experience to support anti-poaching efforts in Africa, protecting the worlds most endangered species and delivers lectures worldwide on Gyro Capabilities.