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FEBRUARY 20, 2006

Pitchforth turns to choppers

David Pitchforth ran Jaguar Racing in its final period before the team was sold to Red Bull. Since the takeover Pitchforth has been mentioned in connection with a number of roles with other teams but has now decided that he is going to get "a serious job in the real world" and has been appointed transformation director with the AgustaWestland helicopter company and will oversee the creation of new structures in the military helicopter business as the company completes is merger with Finmeccanica.