May 28, 2024

Aviation Industry Leader and Consultant Dennis Santare to Head Effort

Everett, Washington (May 28, 2024) – Aviation Technical Services (ATS) today announced the addition of Dennis Santare to its executive leadership team as Senior Vice President, Component and Engineering Solutions. The addition supports the realignment of its materials businesses announced internally to ATS and Ranger Air Aviation employees on May 20, 2024. ATS’s new organizational structure brings together the sales, revenue generation, and related strategy development of its component repair, component sales, and engineering teams. The moves allow greater operational focus and a more coordinated approach for its various offerings.

Dennis joins ATS from Oliver Wyman where he served as a partner and played a key role in building its Americas Aerospace, Defense, and Government Services (ADG) practice, growing sales and enabling acquisition and integration activity. He also has extensive aerospace and leadership experience from time spent with Aircraft Propeller Service and AAR.

“We’re excited to start the next chapter of ATS’s impressive story. Increased collaboration within our component repair, USM, parts trading, and PMA teams is anticipated which in turn will provide a better customer experience,” stated Rob Cords, ATS CEO. “Dennis is surrounded by a team of experienced leaders all readying to launch our new approach and facilitate stronger linkages across the business.”

Dennis attended the United States Naval Academy where he earned a degree in control systems engineering and later served as an officer and a TOPGUN aviator in the United States Marine Corps. Additionally, he has an MBA from The Wharton School and is a Six Sigma Black Belt.

About ATS:

For more than 50 years, ATS has been providing industry-leading, comprehensive MRO and support services for aircraft and OEMs. It is focused on making the MRO process better through reducing span times, increasing mechanic efficiency, improving airline operational performance, and lowering overall costs through repair prevention strategies.

ATS offerings include:

  • Airframe Services: Heavy maintenance and modification
  • Component Repair: Providing repair services and rotable exchange options for accessories, composites, electrical and fuel components, engine mounts, flight control surfaces, hydraulics, pneumatics, and structures
  • Engineering Solutions: PMA parts, STC offerings, as well as design and repair engineering
  • Ranger Asset Management: Component part sales/USM, consignment, and inventory distribution services available for virtually every commercial airframe and engine platform. Also includes asset acquisition and teardown activities

For more information, please visit: atsmro.com, follow @atsmrotech on Twitter, and join ATS on Facebook and LinkedIn.

 Contact: Sherry Cole Bergstrom, Director of Marketing, PR and Communications l sherry.bergstrom@atsmro.com

Sherry Cole Bergstrom
Director of Marketing, PR and Communications
Phone: +1 425 423 3037