FAA Administrator Marion Blakey, whose term ends Sept. 13, yesterday was named president and CEO of the Aerospace Industries Assn. effective Nov. 12. She will succeed the retiring John Douglass, who has held the positions since September 1998 and will remain at AIA through 2007. AIA is the trade association for the domestic aerospace industry. AIA Chairman and Raytheon Chairman and CEO William Swanson said Blakey's "exceptional experience in the executive branch of government, as well her ...

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