Kevin Brickner was named senior vice president – Technical Operations in January 2019. He is responsible for overseeing line and base maintenance; engineering, planning and production support for airframes, engines and components; and aircraft supply chain operations, among many other responsibilities.
Most recently, Kevin was vice president – Safety and Operations Integration, where he was responsible for overseeing the airline's safety and regulatory compliance programs throughout the airline and the airline's environmental sustainability program. He also lead the Operations Program Management Office.
Kevin began his career with the airline as a financial analyst in 1996 and then moved into technical operations. During the America West-US Airways merger, he served as managing director – Technical Operations Integration. In 2009, he was promoted to vice president – Technical Services, where he directed the technical operations planning, engineering and
Kevin earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Pittsburgh.