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President, Business & General Aviation, Honeywell Aerospace
Rob Wilson was appointed as president of business and general aviation for Honeywell Aerospace in August 2005. In this role, Wilson leads the Business and General Aviation unit, which serves customers who make, operate and maintain business jets, general aviation aircraft and civil helicopters.
He recently served as the chairman of the board for the General Aviation Manufacturers Association Executive Committee for 2010. GAMA represents over 65 of the world's leading manufacturers of fixed-wing general aviation airplanes, engines, avionics and components.
Prior to his current role, Wilson was vice president and general manager of the military aircraft business, a role in which he had total business accountability for the guidance and navigation product line in Clearwater, FL; aircraft components, including air data components & radar altimeter, in Minneapolis, MN; as well as the displays and integrated systems product lines in Teterboro, NJ and Albuquerque, NM.
Previously, as vice president of the HTF7000 product line, Wilson led the team that certified Honeywell's first all new jet engine in over 30 years. He joined the company in 1987 and has held diverse leadership roles, including the director of engines engineering, the leader of engines assembly and test center, and vice president of the hydromechanical controls product line.
Wilson is a graduate of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH, where he received his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering.
Last updated March 20, 2012