Capt. Ron Abel
As President, Captain Abel is responsible for all aspects of the IFALPA's activities and guides the Federation’s participation in the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), which develops and promotes standards and recommended practices for the safety, security, and environmental sustainability of international civil aviation. Capt. Abel has served as IFALPA PGA Committee Chairman, Deputy President. He held numerous positions at his local member association, ALPA International in the United States. He is an Airbus 320 captain based in Chicago.