Shad Newbury named Vice President and General Manager of Aerospace Turbine Rotables


Shad Newbury

Wichita, KS – 7 October 2021 – First Aviation Services announced the appointment of Shad Newbury to the position of Vice President & General Manager of Aerospace Turbine Rotables, Inc. (“AeTR”).

Shad Newbury brings a wealth of aerospace and operational experience with a history of proven leadership and continuous improvement. Over his career Shad has held positions of increasing responsibility at Textron, GKN and NWI. Mr. Newbury is a graduate of Wichita State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.

Paul Bolton, First Aviation COO said “We’re excited to welcome Shad onboard, his strong background in continuous improvement, operations management and quality systems blends perfectly with AeTR’s strategy for growth. We view Shad as an excellent leader for an already outstanding team at AeTR.”

Shad Newbury said “I’m excited to be joining the Aerospace Turbine Rotables team as Vice President and General Manager and being part of the First Aviation Services family. The recruitment process has proven First Aviation’s commitment to excellence at AeTR and its passion for continuous improvement.”