AEROPLANE meets RICHARD LAKE

The CEO of Eastern Airways is no ordinary airline boss, as his very active involvement in the warbird scene shows

There are airline bosses, and then there’s Richard Lake. Far removed from today’s common corporate image of a man in his position, the avuncular yet no-nonsense chief executive officer of Eastern Airways is an aviator through and through. What’s more, he’s one who understands and appreciates the history behind it all, as his activities on the warbird scene show.

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