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Alaska Air Group. (News Briefs: North America Report).(board of directors reports William Ayer to succeed John Kelly)

Alaska Air Group board of directors said Willlam Ayer will sueceed John Kelly as chairman and CEO of the parent of Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air upon Kelly's retirement in May. Ayer, president of Alaska Airlines since 1997 and CEO since 2002, assumes the role of chairman of Alaska Airlines and president of Alaska Air Group from Kelly effective immediately. …

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