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Kay KRATKY President and Chief Executive Officer, Austrian Airlines AG, Schwechat/Vienna


1976-1978 Mechanical Engineering, Technische Universität Darmstadt
1978-1979 Military Service, W15, Electronic Warfare Unit
1979-1981 Training Commercial Pilot, Lufthansa Flight Training, Bremen / Phoenix
1982-1987 First Officer B 737, Lufthansa Passage, Deutsche Lufthansa AG
1987-1996 First Officer A 310, Lufthansa Passage, Deutsche Lufthansa AG
1996-2005 Captain B 747-200, Lufthansa Cargo
1999-2000 Airline Operation Lufthansa Cargo
1999-2001 Fleet Captain Operations, B747-200, Lufthansa Cargo
2000-2005 Training Captain B 747-200, Type Rating Examiner (TRE), Lufthansa Cargo
Qualification to Test Flight Execution B747-200, Lufthansa Cargo
2001-2002 Head of Operations Center, Lufthansa Cargo
2002-2004 Head of Business Unit, Global Freighter Operation, Lufthansa Cargo
2004-2008 Accountable Manager, SVP Transport & Flight Ops, Lufthansa Cargo
2005-2008 Captain MD11, Lufthansa Cargo
2008-2011 Chief Executive Officer, Jade Cargo International, Shenzhen
2011-2015 Member, Lufthansa German Airlines Board, Operations & Hub Frankfurt, Deutsche Lufthansa AG
Chief Operating Officer, Deutsche Lufthansa AG
since 2015 Member of the Management Board and Chief Executive Officer, Austrian Airlines AG


Member of the Executive Committee Lufthansa Group
Process Domain Owner Airlines Flight Operation Lufthansa Group
Member IATA OPC - International Air Transport Association Operations Committee
Chairman of A4
Member of the Executive Board of Industriellenvereinigung Austria
Chairman of the Aviation Foundation Eurowings Europe