Anthony DiNota

Vice President - Helicopters, MRO Strategy & Market Intelligence
34+ years experience as an Aviation Professional

Anthony specializes in Operations; Quality & Safety; Strategy; Sales; Lean and Six Sigma; Business Planning & Development; Project Management; Process Redesign; Business Analysis; Marketing and P&L Management.

  • Anthony is an Industry Executive with a strong passion for Safety & Quality, reducing operating costs and increasing customer satisfaction. Known for building top-line sales growth by developing solution-selling techniques to fulfill customer expectations.
  • Experienced in LEAN and Six Sigma production protocols, improving profitability and efficiency.

Prior to joining CAVOK

  • Led nine Aircraft global service facilities including FAA Diamond Award winning facilities in North America.
  • President of the largest Helicopter MRO company globally, operating in 4 countries supporting customers in 30+ countries.
  • EVP of a helicopter organization in North America, responsible for sales, service and support of 2500 + helicopters.
  • President of a helicopter organization, at the time the largest privately help air medical helicopters company- 100+ aircraft
  • COO at a mid-size airline
  • GM at a large airline company hangar and Engine Maintenance

Certifications and Education:

  • Master of Business Administration, Shorter College, Rome, GA
  • Bachelor of Science and Technology Program in Aviation, Thomas Edison State College, Trenton, NJ
  • Leadership & Management Development Programs, Emory University- Goizueta Business School
  • Lean Manufacturing Development Program, The University of Tennessee Business School
  • F.A.A. Aviation Maintenance Technician Certification, Teterboro School of Aeronautics, Teterboro, NJ

 

In the News

  • CAVOK Senior VP & General Manager Dave Marcontell and CAVOK VP Steve Douglas discuss "Why the use of drones still faces big regulatory hurdles." Read More

  • CAVOK Senior VP & General Manager David Marcontell receives the 2018 Nuts & Bolts Award. Read More

  • CAVOK Senior VP & General Manager David Marcontell says a sustainable MRO aftermarket may be in jeopardy. Read More

  • CAVOK VP Steve Douglas says a U.S. mechanic crunch due in early 2020s. Read More

  • CAVOK VP Tom Cooper says growing MRO demand will come with labor challenges. Read More

  • CAVOK VP Robbie Bourke says next-generation aircraft will comprise more than half of Eastern Europe’s fleet in 2027. Read More

  • CAVOK VP Oksana Bardygula says aviation industry is behind on cybersecurity and also must deal with the issues of intellectual property and data. Read More

  • What's the future of the independent MRO community? CAVOK Senior VP & General Manager Dave Marcontell shares his expectations for this year's MRO Americas. Read More

  • CAVOK VP Steve Douglas looks forward to discussing implementation of new FAA flight standards and more at this year’s MRO Americas. Read More

  • CAVOK VP Tom Cooper says “fleet of the future is here… it’s a great time to be in commercial aviation!” Read More