Russell Payson, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Skyservice
has more than 30 years management experience in the Canadian aviation industry and currently runs Sky Regional Airlines and Skyservice Aviation.
Sky Regional operates the new high profile Air Canada Express service from Toronto City Airport under contract with Air Canada.
launched Skyservice Aviation in 1986 as an air ambulance and executive jet business.
In addition to maintaining a fleet of 60 business aircraft for North American corporations, Russell also oversees a successful maintenance business for regional and business jets and turboprop aircraft.
was also behind the launch of Skyservice Airlines
in 1994, which quickly became one of the largest charter airlines in Canada and was eventually purchased by Gibralt Capital.