FlightSafety International announces that Woody McClendon has joined the company as Sales Manager, Rotorcraft Training.
Woody will support FlightSafety’s training sales efforts across all segments of the helicopter industry. He will work closely with existing and prospective Customers to develop training offerings tailored to their individual needs and unique requirements.
“Our Customers will appreciate and benefit from Woody’s experience with helicopter operations and in-depth understanding of our training from his experience as a FlightSafety Instructor,” says Steve Gross, vice president, sales. “We are delighted that he has joined the FlightSafety team and look forward to his contributions to this very important and growing segment of our business.”
Woody is a highly experienced helicopter and fixed-wing aircraft pilot. He has over 17,000 flight hours, including 7,000 in helicopters and has flown missions in support of law enforcement agencies, EMS operators, and fixed-wing corporate aircraft programs. Woody’s industry experience also includes serving as senior vice president, sales and marketing of PrivatAir, aviation manager for the UCLA MedStar program, and working as an instructor for FlightSafety.