Air Transport Services Group has named Arthur J. Lichte to its board of directors.
Lichte, 63, was commander of the Air Mobility Command at Scott Air Force Base in Illinois when he retired on Jan. 1, 2010, as a four-star general after 38 years of service. He previously served as assistant vice chief of staff and director at the U.S. Air Force headquarters in Washington, D.C., with responsibility for air staff organization and administration. He was also deputy chairman of the Air Force Council and was the Air Force accreditation official for the Corps of Air Attaches.
Lichte becomes the ninth director of the aircraft leasing and air cargo transportation company. He will be a class III director and stand for election at the annual meeting of shareholders in May 2015.