Captain Doug Ward is the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of WASINC International, Ltd.
As a corporate officer, Doug will be responsible for managing the day-to-day activities of the operations group. As COO, Doug will be one of the highest ranking members of the WASINC organization and will monitor the daily operations of the company. He will report directly to the Chief Executive Officer. Doug’s focus will be on strategic, tactical, and short-term operations management, which means he is responsible for the design, operation, and improvement of the systems that create superior support for our pilot group. In short, his primary concern is operations improvement.
Doug will be in charge of all Flight Operations including flight deck crew at all of our airline customers. Doug will be based in our Shenzhen, China office and is currently flying as an active B737-800 Captain at Shenzhen Airlines. Captain Ward has over 15,000 hours of flight time, including Captain on the DC-10, B737, B727, F27, & SA-227 to name a few. He has also served as a Check Airman and Instructor. Doug is married and has two young daughters. Doug’s extensive background as a captain, check airman, instructor, and having done the majority of recruiting some of the best pilots in the world for WASINC, makes him uniquely qualified for this important position.