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Jonathan Evans

CEO, Skyward; President, Global UTM Association

Jonathan is a professional pilot with 17 years of aviation experience and over 3,000 hours of flight time. He possesses an airline transport pilot (ATP) license, and commercial and flight instructor ratings in airplanes and helicopters. In his career as a UH60 Blackhawk pilot, Jonathan was selected to fly for the Army’s 12th Aviation Battalion, the Army’s aviation unit charged with protecting the Washington DC area and flying presidential cabinet members, congressmen and top Pentagon officials. Jonathan served as an Aeromedical Evacuation Aircraft and Air Mission Commander for the 236th Medical company in his first tour of duty in Kosovo in conflict and imminent danger.

As a commercial pilot, Jonathan flew life saving medical crews to trauma scenes and facilitated hospital transfers for LifeFlight in New Mexico and Oregon. He supported projects in mining, oil, and gas with Evergreen Helicopters in rural Alaska. Jonathan is a three time startup founder, technologist, and product architect. He joins the UAV industry with a passion for innovation and a deep knowledge of regulations. As an avid drone enthusiast, Jonathan is the President of the Roswell Flight Test Crew Foundation Board of Directors.