Contact Rich Moxon

Areas of expertise

  • Aviation Management & Operations


Richard joined Cranfield in 2007 following nine years aviation experience with the former UK airport operator BAA at Gatwick and Heathrow airports in London. His roles there included corporate research, terminal product management, terminal development, and operational duty management (both airside and landside).

He is a graduate of the department in which he now teaches, having graduated with an MSc in Air Transport Management in 1997. Prior to this worked as a project manager for London Underground developing a new station for the Jubilee Line Extension Project. He studied for his first degree at Leeds and Pennsylvania State universities and following the award of MEng in Architectural Engineering he worked for four years in the transport planning department of the Mott Macdonald Group.

Richard is a Chartered Member of the Institute of Logistics and Transport and a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, having been awarded the Postgraduate Certificate in Learning, Teaching and Assessment in Higher Education by Cranfield in 2010.

Current activities

Richard is a Senior Lecturer and former Course Director for the MSc in Airport Planning and Management. He leads the MSc taught module in Airport Operations and contributes to the planning and delivery of postgraduate teaching in many other departmental modules in the Centre for Air Transport Management.

He has designed and taught continuing professional development courses for a variety of prestigious clients. Recent examples are airport management training for the board of the Kenya Airports Authority, clients of Airbus and Boeing, the Rwanda Airports Company and Vienna Airport.


  • Airbus SE
  • Rwanda Airports Company Ltd
  • Kenya Airports Authority
  • Boeing Co
  • Heathrow Airport Ltd
  • Vienna Airport
  • Amadeus IT Group SA
  • ANA Aeroportos de Portugal
  • City of Derry Airport


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