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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 14:53:00 +0100
With the ''Space Strategy for Europe'' from the European Commission and the new ESA roadmap on the table, the European space stakeholders will have the great opportunity to debate and influence, at the highest level, the medium and long term development of European space programmes and of the spread of space services in many economic and societal activities as well as in a wide range of public fields, including security and defence. Download Conference Agenda | Register to a...
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 08:19:00 +0100
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has observed a planet outside our solar system that looks as black as fresh asphalt because it eats light rather than reflecting it back into space. This light-eating prowess is due to the planet's unique capability to trap at least 94 percent of the visible starlight falling into its atmosphere. The oddball exoplanet, called WASP-12b, is one of a class of so-called "hot Jupiters," gigantic, gaseous planets that orbit very close to their host ...
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 18:13:00 +0100
Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will continue its support for NOAA's Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System program that ingests and analyzes weather data, creating useful visualizations for forecasters and distributing time-sensitive weather statements such as watches and warnings across the United States. Used by more than 140 National Weather Service field offices, the AWIPS program informs decisions that save lives and protect property during natural disasters. Under the $269 mill...
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:00:00 +0100
The international Cassini mission has concluded its remarkable exploration of the Saturnian system in spectacular style, by plunging into the gas planet's atmosphere. Confirmation of the end of mission arrived at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory at 11:55 GMT/13:55 CEST with the loss of the spacecraft's signal having occurred 83 minutes earlier at Saturn, some 1.4 billion km from Earth. With the rocket propellant for manoeuvering the spacecraft fully expended as planned touring Saturn and i...
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:17:00 +0100
Four of the latest set of Galileo navigation satellites will be launched on Ariane 6 rockets - ESA's first contract to use Europe's new vehicle. The launches are scheduled between the end of 2020 and mid-2021, using two Ariane 62 rockets - the configuration of Europe's next-generation launch vehicle that is best suited to haul the two 750 kg navigation satellites into their orbits at 23 222 km altitude. Under development, Ariane 6 is Europe's newest launcher, designed to extend guaranteed ...
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:00:00 +0100
The Space Alliance, formed by Thales Alenia Space (Thales 67%, Leonardo 33%) and Telespazio (Leonardo 67%, Thales 33%), today signed a partnership with the US-based company Spaceflight Industries which includes the following elements: A minority investment in Spaceflight Industries, which through its BlackSky business, has developed a geospatial platform and plans to build and operate a constellation of 60 small high-resolution observation satellites featuring very short revisit times; ...
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 16:33:00 +0100
Lockheed Martin (LM) unveiled a new small unmanned aircraft system (UAS) that has been designed and developed in the UK at the Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI). OUTRIDER is a lightweight, canister launched UAS that has been designed by engineers at Lockheed Martin UK's Havant facility in partnership with Wirth Research, an engineering company with specialisation in aerodynamics and composite materials. At only four inches wide and weighing only 1.7 kilograms, it is designed...
Mon, 11 Sep 2017 13:00:00 +0100
Orbital ATK, a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, today announced significant progress on the industry's first commercial in-space satellite servicing system. The Mission Extension Vehicle-1 (MEV-1) spacecraft successfully completed its critical design review earlier this year and is now in production with about 75% of the platform and payload components already delivered to the company's Satellite Manufacturing Facility in Virginia. The spacecraft will begin system-level testi...
Mon, 11 Sep 2017 10:07:00 +0100
Boeing will design and build seven super-powered medium earth orbit (MEO) satellites for SES, delivering efficient high-performance data communications services to users around the world. The O3b mPOWER satellites will include Boeing's most-advanced digital payload technology and will be built using electronics from the flight-proven 702 satellite platform customized to support the unique MEO environment. "With this new technology and design, Boeing is able to build satellites faster and m...
Wed, 6 Sep 2017 16:31:00 +0100
EchoStar Corporation and Lockheed Martin announced today that the EchoStar III satellite has been successfully recovered following an anomaly that occurred in late July and retired per the FCC regulations. "After the initial loss of contact, with a joint effort by EchoStar and Lockheed Martin, a command and control link was reestablished and deorbit maneuvers performed" said Derek de Bastos, chief technology officer for EchoStar Satellite Services L.L.C. "EchoStar III is now safely in a grave...
Wed, 6 Sep 2017 15:24:00 +0100
Orbital ATK, a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, recently completed an important qualification test of the avionics system for the solid rocket boosters the company has developed and is now manufacturing for NASA's Space Launch System (SLS). Completion of this milestone is an important step toward preparing the SLS and Orion spacecraft for their first flight in 2019. Two Orbital ATK-developed five-segment rocket boosters will be used on each SLS launch to help provide initial ...
Tue, 5 Sep 2017 14:07:00 +0100
Launch is the most strenuous part of a satellite's life. To survive the extreme sound wave pressure and pounding vibrations generated by more than 700,000 lbs. of thundering rocket thrust, spacecraft need a solid, reliable design if they hope to arrive operational on orbit. On July 13, Lockheed Martin (LMT)'s second, fully-assembled GPS III space vehicle (SV) completed a realistic simulation of its future launch experience and passed this critical acoustic environmental test with flying color...
Thu, 31 Aug 2017 14:39:00 +0100
Stevenage -  Europe’s pollution monitoring satellite Sentinel-5 Precursor has left Airbus’ Stevenage site and is on its way to the launch site, the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in Russia. Launch is currently planned on 9 October on a Rockot rocket. The journey that will last 5 days, will start with a flight to Moscow aboard an Antonov 124, followed by another flight to Archangelsk in the northwest of Russia. The last leg of the journey will be a train ride taking the satellite 200km south of Archange...
Wed, 30 Aug 2017 16:00:00 +0100
Star Storm, an explosive performance inspired by stellar processes in the Universe, will be premiered at the 2017 Ars Electronica Festival in Linz, Austria, on 10 September. The creator of the show is Aoife van Linden Tol, the recipient of the first art&science@ESA residency organised by Ars Electronica in partnership with ESA. A multimedia artist working primarily with explosive materials, Aoife spent six weeks at ESA's technical heart in the Netherlands to research her project. Durin...
Sat, 26 Aug 2017 09:35:00 +0100
Orbital ATK, a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, announced its Minotaur IV space launch vehicle successfully launched and placed into orbit the U.S. Air Force's Operationally Responsive Space-5 (ORS-5) spacecraft on August 26, 2017. The Minotaur IV launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station's Space Launch Complex 46 (SLC-46), which is operated under license by Space Florida. This mission marks the 26th consecutive successful launch for the company's Minotaur product line. ...
Fri, 25 Aug 2017 08:37:00 +0100
Rockwell Collins recently delivered the latest generation of Digital GPS Anti-Jam Receiver (DIGAR) airborne anti-jam and anti-spoofing technology to the U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC). The enhanced solution provides unsurpassed airborne anti-jam capability with over 10,000 times improved jamming resistance over the previous model. "From advanced fifth-generation aircraft to ground and maritime applications, this receiver is the most reliable military-grade GPS solution avai...
Thu, 24 Aug 2017 22:00:00 +0100
Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, today announced it is in final preparations to launch the company's Minotaur IV rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, on Friday, August 25, at approximately 11:15 p.m. EDT. The Minotaur IV will carry the U.S. Air Force's Operationally Responsive Space-5 (ORS-5) spacecraft, which will monitor satellites and space debris to aid the U.S. military's space situational awareness. Building on the Minotaur...
Thu, 24 Aug 2017 14:53:00 +0100
ESA astronauts Samantha Cristoforetti and Matthias Maurer joined 16 Chinese astronauts earlier this month for nine days of sea survival training off China's coastal city of Yantai. The ultimate goal is for ESA to establish a long term cooperation with China and ESA astronauts to fly on China's space station. Returning from space, astronauts need to be prepared for any eventuality - including landing in water. Sea survival is a staple of all training but this is the first time that other ast...
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 22:31:00 +0100
NASA has selected Jacobs Technology of Tullahoma, Tennessee, to provide a broad spectrum of engineering and scientific support services at Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama and the Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans. The Engineering Services and Science Capability Augmentation (ESSCA) contract is a cost-plus-award-fee indefinite-delivery indefinite-quantity contract that has a potential period of performance of eight years. It is a follow-on effort to the ESSSA contrac...
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:52:00 +0100
The industry-funded Low Cost Terminal (LCT) was successfully tested this month with an on-orbit Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite. This critical milestone demonstrates the ability of an affordable tactical terminal to connect with the DoD's most highly assured protected communications network. The industry development team is led by Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT). The AEHF system, designed for both strategic and tactical users, enabl...
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     Date Submitted:09-12-2012
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     Current job:Sr Engineer/Manager
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Own country
     Date available:within a month
     Industry:, , Launch Systems, Consulting/Engineering Services
     KeywordsLaunch and Range Ground Systems specialist. Wide industry experience satellite processing-launch-ground-mission operations
    CV

    Systems Engineering, Project/Program management, Business development

    Over 25 Years Successful Project/Program Management, Acquisition Strategies, Business Development

    US Department of Defense, Domestic and International Commercial Space Programs

    Launch Systems Mechanical Equipment & Sustainment Lead, Mission Operations, TT&C Site Development, Equipment IV&V, Clean Room Technologies, Data Center Design & Build, Manufacturing Control Systems & Automation, Software Systems Development, 

    Active DoD Secret Clearance, EVM Trained, NATO Security Training, AF IA & Safety Training Certification

    Familiar with FAR, ITAR, ICAO, FCC Regulations and Compliance

    Technical SETA Employee of the Quarter, Space & Missile Systems, Strategies Division, First Quarter 2012

     

    Skills and Achievements

    Programmatic

    • USAF Space & Missile Systems, Launch & Range Directorate (SMC/LR) Acquisition Team – Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) Commercial Contract Development Team, Acquisition Strategies, Performance Work Statement and QASP Development Team, Commercial contract restructure and cost efficiencies for commercial Space Launch
    • USAF SMC/LR Strategies and Generation and Operations Team – Launch and Range Strategies, Systems Engineering Technical Employee of the Quarter 2012. Earned Value Analysis methodologies (WinSight). Launch and Range mission operations.  EELV Program Office Launch site infrastructure civilian project manager, EELV Launch Capabilities contract infrastructure section development. Commercial lease/license asset program office liaison (infrastructure).
    • Trident Space & Defense (TSD), Downrange Program Office – Exemplary management for 15+ years of multi-discipline subcontractor teams for development of OCONUS operations, range facilities and international communication systems. +$100M high-reliability downrange TT&C development, operations and sustainment delivered on-schedule, within budget.

    Systems Engineering

    • EELV Program Office, Atlas V and Delta IV GSE and infrastructure development and sustainment. Responsibilities encompass the following disciplines: 1) ECS Systems, 2) Hydraulic/Pneumatics, 3) Propellant supply, 4) Umbilicals, lanyards, retract systems, 5) Site Power, 6) Communications, 7) Communications, 8) Structures – Vertical Integration Facilities, Mobile Service Towers, Mobile Launch Platform,  Mobile Assembly Shelter, Fixed Umbilical Towers and Swing Arms.  
    • Primary Systems Engineer responsible for design, build, operations and maintenance of multiple 11M & 5M TT&C antenna installation, IV&V, acceptance testing. Management of subcontractor networks, license, leases, permits and government liaison.
    • International communications networks installation, test and mission operations.

     

    Software Systems Development

    • EELV Program Office lead civilian responsible for conceptual development of government launch asset management and mission assurance software system. Currently released for beta testing.
    • Developed centralized enterprise management systems including modules for Asset Management, WIP, Engineering, Quality Assurance, Procurement, and Financial Controls. Originally developed on COGNOS software suite and later migrated to ORACLE.   Based on HP3000 and HP1000 hardware platforms, Cisco routers, and multi-vendor hubs.  

     

    Career summary

    2010 – Current     ASRC AEROSPACE CORPORATION

    Sr. Project Manager, Atlas V and Delta IV Ground Segment Engineering, Facilities and Infrastructure

    Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) support contract as direct report to Los Angeles Air Force Base, Launch and Range Systems Directorate, EELV Atlas V and Delta IV Program Office. Responsible for GSE and Infrastructure, subcontractor surveillance and reporting of Air Force Ground Support Equipment, Facilities (mission) and Infrastructure (communications) at Vandenberg Air Force Base and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Atlas V and Delta IV launch complexes.  Mission operations in support of all EELV missions since mid-2011.  

     

    2009 – 2010         PFM SOLUTIONS

    Consultant - Sr. Systems Engineer

    Consultant to senior engineering with primary responsibility for site development concepts, installation, supply chain and logistics in support of antenna systems development and installation.

     

     

    1996 – 2008         Trident Space & Defense (TSD)

                    Sr. Project Manager, Site Development & Engineering

                    Primary responsibility for concurrent development of Guam, Republic of Palau, Perth TT&C stations including design, development, sustainment and operations.  Launch communications engineer, mission operations team. Liaison to Office of Governor of Guam.  Over 12-years development, sustainment and operations.

     

                    Business Development - Primary responsibilities for feasibility studies for Japanese Space Agency space port concepts - Conceptual designs, RF surveys, site selection, acquisition, development and logistics.  Lead architect for the introduction of basic space concepts and ‘space camp’ to local high school students to promote space literacy.    Corporate representative to Office of the President in South Tarawa, Republic of Kiribati. Liaison for Sea Launch, LLC during initial discussions of space launch concepts and environmental studies with Republic of Kiribati and South Pacific Regional Environmental Program (SPREP), Apia, American Samoa.  Liaison to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) project, Albuquerque New Mexico, providing collaborative assistance to NOAA and regional governments within south pacific.

                   

    1987 – 1995        TRIDENT SPACE & DEFENSE (TSD)

                    Manager of Information Systems and Telecommunications

    Manager of Information Systems for the design, development, installation, infrastructure, and training of corporate asset management systems computing and communications (PBX voice, data, video, T1, FT1, Frame Relay, Token Ring, SONET).

     

    1982 –1987         TRW Microelectronics Center

                    Section Head

    Responsible for DoD microelectronics processing equipment automation center. Design, installation, infrastructure development, and training of facilities automation, asset management software systems and data collection systems. Memory and processing microelectronics integration on MilStar and Cassini space vehicles. Class 10, 1000 and 10000 laboratory clean room experience.

                     

    1979 –1982         TRW LSI Products

                    Intern and Full Time Engineer

    Integrated Circuits Manufacturing Process Engineer. Member of Integrated Circuit Process Automation, Test and Failure Analysis staff.

     

    Education

    Florida Institute of Technology – Pending, 4.0 GPA to date

    -    MBA – Management

    -    ECD - June 2013

     

    California State University, Long Beach, School of Engineering - Dean’s Honor Roll

    –         Bachelor of Science, Industrial Technology Electronics. 

     

    Extensive specialized curriculum available upon request

     

     

    Commendations and Certifications

    SMC/LRS SETA Technical Employee of the Quarter – Q’1 2012

    Information Assurance, US Air Force

    NATO Security Certification

    ELSA & HDV Safety Certification

    US Air Force Launch Complex Safety Certification

    Various USAF Individual Commendations on file. Available upon request



     


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