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Salim Ali A. Salaam

airline exeuctive

Salim Ali Salaam, Lebanese airline exeuctive. Decorated Knight and Commander National Order of Cedars, Al Kawkab, Egyptian Order of Merit; recipient Abbas Bin Fernas award. Member of Arab Golf Federation, International Air Transport Association, Institute Air Transport, Arab Air Carriers Organization (honorary).

Background

Salaam, Salim Ali was born on August 9, 1922 in Beirut. Son of Ali Salim and Chafica Salaam.

Education

Bachelor, American University Beirut, 1947. Postgraduate, Harvard University, 1959.

Career

Inspector general Middle East Airlines, Beirut, 1948—1950, assistant manager airport, 1950—1952, manager operations, 1952—1957, general sales manager, 1957—1963, senior vice president international affairs, 1963—1977, general manager international and government affairs, 1977—1981, managing director, director, 1981—1982, chairman, since 1982.

Membership

Member of Arab Golf Federation, International Air Transport Association, Institute Air Transport, Arab Air Carriers Organization (honorary).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Big game hunting, swimming, shooting, golf, flying, firearms collection.

Connections

Married Maha Mohamad Salaam, October 2, 1969. Children: May Nina, Ali, Chafica, Karim.

father:
Ali Salim

mother:
Chafica Salaam

spouse:
Maha Mohamad Salaam

child:
May Nina Salaam

child:
Ali Salaam

child:
Chafica Salaam

child:
Karim Salaam