Air Wisconsin yesterday named Skyway Airlines President and CEO James Rankin as its new president and CEO effective Aug. 1. Rankin, who also is senior VP and GM of Midwest Airlines Saver Service, joined Skyway as a pilot in 1990 before moving to Midwest Express Airlines five years later. He succeeds interim CEO Patrick Thompson, who has been filling the role since Geoffrey Crowley's departure in April. Thompson will remain vice chairman. "Jim is a strong leader with great operational and ...

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