Vice President, Safety, Security and Environmental Programs

Captain Paul Morell, US Airways vice president, safety, security and environmental programs, serves as the airline’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)-mandated director of safety, ensuring that required safety program elements have been established, implemented, and maintained throughout the airline. Additionally he is responsible for the airline’s security and environmental sustainability.

Morell is an aviation veteran, previously serving as US Airways’ director, flight training and standards. He was also fleet captain for the US Airways’ Airbus A330, Boeing 757 and Boeing 767 fleets, overseeing pilot training and operational policies and procedures. Prior to joining US Airways, Morell was a US Navy aviation safety officer, where he managed a program of maintenance and aviation safety training and awareness during the fleet introduction of the F-14 aircraft.

Morell holds a master’s degree in business administration from National University in San Diego and a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology.