Croatia Airlines CEO becomes AEA chairman

At the annual meeting of the Association of European Airlines (AEA) in Brussels, which within it contains the most important airlines in Europe, have selected Ivan Mišetić, CEO of Croatian Airlines, as the chairman of the organisation starting in January 2009 and ending at the beginning of 2010. It was also confirmed that Mišetić will become the advisor of the AEA president Peter Hertman from KLM effective immediately. The organisation contains 33 airlines. From the ex-Yugoslav region these include Adria Airways, Jat Airways and Croatia Airlines which entered in 1998. The appointment of Mišetić could greatly improve Croatia Air’s standing within the world of European airlines.