Mike Bradley is returning to Seaborne Airlines as vice president of maintenance and engineering. In the new position, he will serve as the airline’s FAA Part 119 director of maintenance (DOM).
Bradley, who started his aviation career as an aircraft maintenance technician for the U.S. Air Force and who previously served in maintenance management roles at Seaborne, re-joins the airline with more than 40 years of leadership in aircraft maintenance and engineering.
Most recently, he served as the director of maintenance and engineering for Silver Airways, which recently acquired Seaborne Airlines. He also previously served as lead Inspector and CASS Manager for Silver. Previously, Bradley was Managing director of maintenance for Island Airlines and has served in maintenance roles at Island Airways USVI, Air Wisconsin Airlines, Mountain Air Express, Mesa Airlines, Weststates Airline and Jet Express. Bradley was a part of the Seaborne maintenance team when the airline was headquartered on St. Croix.
Bradley graduated with honors from East Coast Aero Tech in aviation management, earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Aviation/Airway Management and Operations from Florida Institute of Technology, and he studied aviation at the Community College of the Air Force.
“We are delighted to have Mike Bradley re-join Seaborne Airlines,” said Capt. Jesus Medina, Seaborne COO. “Mike’s deep knowledge of regional airline technical operations and experience with land-based and amphibious aircraft will help us raise the bar in improving our level of performance.”