LINCOLN, NEB. — Duncan Aviation recently named Lee Bowes the company’s Central United States Regional Manager.
In this position, he will help aircraft owners in the central part of the United States, including Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming. Services include airframe and engine maintenance, paint and interior refurbishment, avionics installations, avionics/instrument/accessory repair and overhaul, engine, avionics and airframe AOG assistance, aircraft sales and acquisition, and parts support.
Bowes was most recently Duncan Aviation’s Southwest United States Regional Manager. Prior to that, he spent many years representing the company’s avionics, accessory and parts teams across the United States.
Bowes began his career with Duncan Aviation in 1999 as a marketing specialist. In 2006, he began working to educate operators about Duncan Aviation’s accessory, avionics and instrument shops, as well as parts and the company’s satellite avionics network. In the summer of 2008, he helped organize Duncan Aviation’s “Straight Talk Live” satcom van to each of the satellite shops and many stops between. This tour covered 14,000 miles and had Bowes on the road for nearly three consecutive months.
Bowes grew up around Duncan Aviation, spending countless hours at the facility while helping his father, who was a metal fabricator and pilot for Duncan Aviation from 1974 to 1989. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Union College in Lincoln, Nebraska, where he has also served as an adjunct professor.