Dassault Falcon recently announced that Ray Hughes
will join its team as a Customer Service Manager (CSM). Hughes will
be based in the Los Angeles area, supporting Falcon operators on
the west coast.
"Ray is joining a very dedicated team of Field Service
Representatives that is committed to helping our customers," said
Ron Velivis, Dassault Falcon Director of Field Service.
"He'll be responsible for providing support both
as a customer advocate and as a member of our West Coast team,
which consists of Pat Reardon in Seattle and Bob Leathers in
Denver. We look forward to adding his extensive experience to
Hughes comes to Dassault Falcon with sixteen years of experience
in the aviation industry. He is an instrument and
commercial-rated pilot with his A&P license and IA
rating. In 1987, he joined Great American Aircraft in
Torrance, California, as a lead mechanic and test pilot. He
remained there until 1996, when he joined Garrett Aviation in Los
Angeles. He began as an Aircraft Maintenance
Technician and was promoted to Facility Maintenance Team Leader in
1998. For the past three years, he was the Manager of Hangar
Operations, where he oversaw more than thirty maintenance
technicians, four crew chiefs and an administrative staff.