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Dan Allen

FedEx Express
Managing Director, Flight Technical and Regulatory Compliance

As Managing Director of Flight Technical and Regulatory Compliance, Dan Allen leads the FedEx Flight Technical, Flight Ops Publications, Air Traffic Operations and Regulatory Compliance teams.   Dan has 35 years of airline and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) experience optimizing the integration of aircraft into the operating environment.

He began his career at FedEx in 2007 as Manager of Air Traffic Flow and was promoted to Senior Manager of Air Traffic Operations (ATO) in 2009, where he has served in multiple capacities, including representing FedEx's interests throughout the world. Before joining FedEx, Dan worked for the FAA from 1982-2007 in a variety of capacities in the Air Traffic Organization.

Dan currently serves on the RTCA NextGen Advisory Committee Sub Committee (NACSC).  He was as co-chairman of the  NAC Time Speed and Spacing Task Group.  He also currently co-chairs the Tactical Operations Committee Western Pacific Task Team and is a member of NAC Metrics group.  He previously served in a leadership role on the NAC Data Comm NextGen Integration Workgroup.