United Airlines appoints SVP of technical operations

Chicago-based United Airlines has announced it has named Tom Doxey as senior vice president of Technical Operations, where he will oversee the carrier´s maintenance operations; ground service equipment and facilities maintenance; supply chain; technical services and planning and strategy, the company said.

Doxey most recently served as vice president of Technical Operations.

Doxey joined United in 2016, assuming the role of chief financial officer for operations, overseeing teams that provide financial and analytical support to United´s operations groups, including Tech Ops. Prior to joining United, Doxey served as vice president, fleet and corporate finance at Allegiant,

United Airlines and United Express operate approximately 4,900 flights a day to 356 airports across five continents. In 2018, United and United Express operated more than 1.7 million flights carrying more than 158 million customers.