FlightSafety International has promoted John Van Maren to vice president, Simulation. He replaces Rick Armstrong, who is leaving the company to pursue other interests.

Brent Birdwell has been named CPaT’s new president and CEO, Barry Janisse has been promoted to director of Sales and Marketing, Ray Vazcoy has been promoted to senior developer and Bob McHale has been named director of Aviation Programs.

The Board of Trustees of the Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI) has selected Dr. Gary Northam, dean of the College of Aviation at Embry-Riddle's Prescott Campus, as the new AABI president , effective fall 2013. Northam succeeds Gary Kiteley, who is retiring, but will remain as president emeritus.

 FlightSafety International has promoted David Welch to Manager of the Learning Center in Lafayette, Louisiana and named Amparo (Ampy) Calatayud Manager of the Learning Center in West Palm Beach, Florida and Gil Schnabel Regional Director of Regulatory Affairs.