Cargo Marketing & Environmental Strategy
Boeing Commercial Airplanes
Thomas Hoang is the Cargo Marketing Regional Director for Boeing Commercial Airplanes based in Seattle, Washington. As regional director, Hoang leads Boeing air cargo monitoring efforts in North East Asia and Europe, and is a key member of the team that produces The Boeing Company’s World Air Cargo Forecast. Tom also is the cargo team’s delegate in working the company’s environmental team as it addresses key issues facing the aviation industry including aircraft noise reduction, greenhouse gas emissions and alternative fuels research.
The World Air Cargo Forecast summarizes the world’s major air trade markets, identifies major trends, and presents forecasts for the future performance and development of markets, as well as for the world freighter airplane fleet. The forecast is issued biennially and is considered to be the industry standard for reliable data and analysis of the air cargo market. Mr. Hoang’s expertise on air cargo trends also plays a key role in Boeing product strategy and product-development efforts.
Mr. Hoang also worked in Engineering where he was responsible for all cargo related issues, ranging from requirements and certification of cargo compartment air conditioning/heating systems to the transportation of dangerous goods and live animals.
Born in Vietnam, Tom grew up in Seattle, Washington. He holds an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Washington and has an M.B.A. from Seattle University.