Congratulations to Our New Accredited Airport Executive!

Adam Snider
August 8, 2017

Congratulations to Chad Newton, A.A.E., Vice President of Public Safety, Wayne County Airport Authority for earning his accreditation on August 7 at Cherry Capital Airport in Traverse City, MI.

Thank you to his panel members Kevin Klein, A.A.E., Airport Manager, Cherry Capital Airport; Jeff Nagel, A.A.E., Airport Manager, MBS International Airport; and Joe Medici, A.A.E., Deputy Airport Director, Ops & Maintenance, Bishop International Airport; and his mentor Craig Williams, A.A.E., Airport Director, Bishop International Airport.

Becoming an A.A.E. is a great way to command respect in the airport industry. Since 1954, AAAE has been committed to the advancement of aviation professionals by granting the A.A.E. designation to those who have demonstrated their ability to handle the responsibilities of airport management.  The program is open to Affiliate members of AAAE and IAAE. Having an A.A.E. is a useful credential when seeking employment within the airport management profession.

You can learn more about the A.A.E. process and download an application on our website.