bob sanchez appointed director of government business development for universal avionics

June 20, 2019

Dan Reida, Vice President of Sales, Marketing, and Support for Universal Avionics (UA), announces that Mr. Bob Sanchez has been appointed to the newly created position of Director of Government Business Development. In his new position, Bob will oversee the efforts to promote UA’s commercial products to government customers worldwide.

Bob joined UA in March 2014 as Program Development Manager for Military and Government. His experience and broad range of knowledge has been instrumental in the company’s continued growth in this market segment over the past 5 years. “Bob has been very successful in his activities in the U.S. with the capture of major programs such as the Army’s Blackhawks as well as the Air Force’s RC-135 and C-21 aircraft,” said Dan Reida. “We look forward to his continued success, worldwide,” he added.

Prior to joining UA, Bob served 11 years in the U.S. Air Force as an avionics flight test engineer, later working with BAE Systems and as a consultant to the military and NASA.

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