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Former Kerry Airport General Manager Peter Bellew has been named as the CEO of Malaysia Airlines.

Mr Bellew had been Chief Operations Officer at the airline since September 2015.

He previously worked as Head of Sales and Marketing, and Director of Operations at Ryanair.

Mr Bellew replaces former Aer Lingus CEO Christoph Muller in the role.

A statement issued by the airline says he has been integral to the ongoing execution of the turnaround plan for Malaysia Airlines.