Vice President, Technical Services
Kevin Brickner is US Airways’ vice president, technical services, reporting to senior vice president, operations, David Seymour. Brickner directs the technical operations planning, engineering and quality teams. His responsibilities include leading efficiency and quality assurance initiatives across US Airways’ aircraft maintenance programs and processes. Brickner is also responsible for maintaining a strong working relationship between the airline’s technical operations team and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
Brickner began his career with US Airways as a financial analyst in 1996, and then moved into technical operations where he quickly excelled through the leadership ranks. During the America West-US Airways merger, he held the critical role of managing director, technical operations integration. Following integration of the operating certificate and the technical operations organization, Brickner transitioned to a new role as managing director, aircraft acquisitions and returns.
Brickner received both his Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering and his Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Pittsburgh.