New manager appointed at Cambridge Airport


Cambridge Airport is delighted to announce the appointment of David Cran as the new Airport Manager.

David has over 23 years' experience in the civil aviation industry, starting as an Air Traffic Control Assistant working at various airports around the UK.  In 2001 he moved to Stansted Air Traffic Control where he worked in Ops and Training and was part of the team to implement the UK’s first Electronic Flight Progress Strip System and was one of only two Met Observer examiners for NATS.

In 2005 he left NATS to join BAA as an Airside Operations Manager at Stansted. In his spare time he has taught RT Phraseology to micro-light pilots and has worked for the last 12 years at the Imperial War Museum Duxford as a Flight Information Service Officer. He is married with three children and is currently in the process of training for his Private Pilots Licence.



Founded in 1909, the Marshall Group has a turnover of £2.5bn and over 5,700 employees. Headquartered on a 900-acre site in Cambridge, Marshall has three principal arms to the business: Aerospace and Defence; Property; and Ventures.

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