The Colorado Department of Transportation’s (CDOT) Division of Aeronautics has named David Ulane as the new Aeronautics Director.
Ulane is a Metropolitan State University of Denver Aviation and Aerospace Science Program graduate and a licensed general aviation pilot, bringing with him more than 25 years of professional aviation knowledge and experience. He began his career at Denver’s Centennial Airport in 1989. Since then, he has held management roles at Yellowstone Regional Airport in Cody, Wyoming, Utah’s St. George Municipal Airport, and Colorado’s Aspen-Pitkin County Airport.
Most recently, Ulane was the Northwest Mountain Regional Manager for the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA), where he was chief representative for AOPA’s local, state, and regional legislative affairs, airport advocacy, and general aviation development in Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.