US Air Transport Assn. announced the election of United Airlines Chairman, President and CEO Glenn Tilton as chairman, effective immediately. He will serve two years and succeeds former Northwest Airlines Chairman and CEO Doug Steenland. CFM International named Chaker Chahrour executive VP, effective Feb. 1. He is currently head of sales and pole executive for GE Aviation in the Asia/Pacific based in Singapore. He will succeed Bill Clapper, who will be on special assignment as he transitions ...

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