Eviation Aircraft announced new appointments to its Technical Steering Committee and Board of Directors. Dan Nale, PE, PhD, former Senior Vice President of Programs, Engineering and Test at Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation, joins the company's Technical Steering Committee. Jon Piatt, former President at L3Harris Technologies, joins the company as a member of its Board.

These additions to Eviation's technical advisory team and senior leadership come as the company gathers further momentum following the successful first flight of the Alice, the world's only flight-tested all-electric passenger airplane, on 27 September 2022. Dan Nale spent the majority of his nearly 40-year career in commercial aviation at Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation. He most recently served there as Senior Vice President of Programs, Engineering and Test where he was responsible for certification, research and development.

He holds a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from The Citadel Military College in Charleston, South Carolina and both a Master's degree and a PhD in Civil Engineering from The University of South Carolina. He holds a Masters of Business Administration from Mercer University, Macon, Georgia and is also a qualified private pilot. He is currently a Visiting Professor of Practice in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at The Citadel.

Jon Piatt has 35 years of experience in aerospace and defense including more than 20 years in senior leadership and strategic growth roles. He served most recently as President and General Manager of Reconnaissance Missions Systems at L3Harris Technologies. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Management from Southeastern Oklahoma State University as well as qualifications in Executive Leadership from the Wharton School of Business and in Leadership Development from the Centers for Creative Leadership.