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SpaceX matched its personal best with its 18th launch this year, delivering the Es’hail-2 communications satellite to geostationary transfer orbit for Qatari operator Es’hailSat. SpaceNews.com
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NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said Nov. 15 that the reelection defeat of a key appropriator, and the potential for budget cuts next year, is a cause for concern for him as he tries to balance the agency’s priorities. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 20:42:59 +0000
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted Nov. 15 to approve four proposed satellite constellations, authorizing nearly 8,000 small telecom satellites to serve U.S. entities from low Earth orbit. SpaceNews.com
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NASA’s top official came to Canada to make his pitch for the country to become involved in a U.S.-lead lunar space mission but that direct appeal didn’t budge Canadian government officials, at least for now. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 19:50:59 +0000
Shanahan on the Space Force legislation: “What I feel confident about is that the proposal that we are going to carry forward makes sense.” SpaceNews.com
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Solstar Space, the New Mexico startup planning to offer WiFi to people and machines in orbit, is looking for a strategic investor. SpaceNews.com
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Rocket Lab, the small launch vehicle developer that recently performed its first commercial launch, has raised an additional $140 million to fund expansion of its launch activities and research projects. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:03:25 +0000
Leaps in capabilities of commercial constellations of small Earth-observation satellites and the decreasing cost of their services were at the center of a debate about the future of publicly funded Earth-observation missions after Spire CEO Peter Platzer introduced the company’s ambition to become “the Amazon” of space. SpaceNews.com
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While everybody is rightly celebrating recent successes in commercial space, some long-term trends are just beginning. It is still early days, and significant growth and new opportunities are just around the corner. SpaceNews.com
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It’s no secret the megaconstellations will have a dramatic impact on space traffic. Experts now are turning their attention to ensuring they don’t also create a dangerous spike in orbital debris. SpaceNews.com
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Space Tango, a Kentucky startup that develops microgravity research platforms, announced plans Nov. 15 to launch in the mid-2020s an autonomous in-orbit manufacturing facility. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 23:36:34 +0000
With NASA committed to a human return to the moon, Mars exploration advocates say those lunar missions can be useful to achieve their long-term goals, if designed properly. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 23:15:39 +0000
WASHINGTON — Air Force buyers of space systems are cutting red tape and removing layers of oversight to expedite programs, Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. Stephen Wilson said on Wednesday. Wilson said the reorganization of the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center and the establishment of a rapid procurement office […] SpaceNews.com
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 21:12:03 +0000
Senators Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) and Tom Udall (D-N.M.) wrote to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai saying the agency “must consider whether sufficient spectrum will remain available to accommodate today's C-band services,” among other issues. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 19:00:40 +0000
One take-away from last week’s Global MilSatcom conference in London is that the satellite communications industry is giving government buyers more choices than they can handle. SpaceNews.com
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Space transportation startup Momentus raised $8.3 million in seed funding for its business of offering satellite operators rides from one orbit to another, the Santa, Clara, California company announced Nov. 14. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 17:00:22 +0000
Geospatial imagery and services provider DigitalGlobe secured a $900 million contract extension from the National Reconnaissance Office to provide commercial imagery until August 2023. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 17:00:17 +0000
Elections have consequences. But exactly what the new power structure in Washington means for the future of the Space Force will not be known for some time. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 14:31:29 +0000
The Army’s interest in small satellites has not wavered. Pentagon contractor Dynetics announced last week it has been selected to develop small satellites for the USASMDC/ARSTRAT under a program named Gunsmoke-L. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 14:07:08 +0000
"The end of the development of Ariane 6 and the need to increase competitiveness in the European rocket launch business compel ArianeGroup to reduce its capacity by the equivalent of 2,300 full-time jobs by 2022," the company said in a statement. SpaceNews.com
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    Candidate Profile
     Date Submitted:01-07-2013
     Last Modified:11-11-2013 (05:08)
    Job information
     Current job:Sr. Mission Controller
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:US only
     Date available:immediately
     Industry:Satellite Operators
     KeywordsDOD, DSP, SBIRS, Clearence, Planning, Testing, Launch, Ground Systems, Mission analyst, Network, Data processing,
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    CLEARANCE: TS-SCI (DCID 6/4 ELIGIBLE), SSBI, CI Polygraph dated 18 Aug 2010

     

     EXPERIENCE SUMMARY:

    Geoeye/Digital Globe                             04/12 to Present

    Sr. Mission Controller Mission Operations Controller

    Herndon, VA

    • Generated daily data extraction for generation of SV ephemeris
    • Weekly/Monthly data maintenance
    • Performed real-time command and control activities
    • Maintained Station Pointing Downlink for internal and external data downlink operations

     

    Sr. Mission Controller Ground Terminal Subsystem

    Herndon, VA

    ·     Maintained Ground Systems integrity for SV contacts

    ·     Monitored mission data down link and monitor data processing

    ·     Conducted initial training for shift controllers

     

    Raytheon                                             5/10 to 04/12

    Test Team

    Washington DC Metro

    • Investigated Anomaly Reports for resolution actions
    • Tested new software prior to installation, ensured operational procedures ran as expected
    • Attended Site meeting of upcoming tests, installs, activities to ensure de-conflictions did not occur
    • Attended Activity meetings to discuss upcoming test events and activities that will be conducted.

     

    Mission Analyst

    Washington DC Metro

    • Coordinated the installation and maintenance of new software to support operational need
    • Assessed anomalous ground system telemetry and coordinated proper response
    • Frequent direct customer interaction

     

    Satellite Vehicle Controller

    Washington DC Metro

    • Test and Integration of operating systems pre-launch and during real time operations.
    • Executed real-time Mission Control Systems command and control activities
    • Trained shift operators

     

    Aerotek/Orbcomm                                           10/08 to 5/10  

     

    Satellite Controller

    Dulles, VA

    • Maintained operational day to day command and control of M2M Satellite Vehicle
    • Tested new unclassified tracking system used by Coast Guard under Homeland Security.
    • Monitored and tracked trending data

     

     

    203rd RCAG, United States Air Force                                            02/07 to 08/07

    RTO/Battle NCO/Enlisted LNO

    • Maintained contact with Convoys
    • Tracked convoys across down range locations
    • Maintained mechanical, office supplies, and medical supplies in-process and dissemination to down range locations
    • Managed personnel movement from down range to other locations as needed
    • Maintained the processing of 155 HMV to go down range
    • Managed ammunition to accompany HMV and In-processing AF members
    • Managed, stored, and transported incoming postage for the 203rd RCAG

     

    2d SWS, United States Air Force                                  10/05 to 07/08

    Mission Crew Chief

    Buckley AFB, CO

    • Wing Deployment Training Cadre Member
    • Unit Deployment Manager
    • Noncommissioned officer in charge of personnel
    • Detected and tracked sea-launched and intercontinental ballistic missiles using a variety of system sensors. 
    • Forwarded information to appropriate command and control agencies.

     

    1SOPS, United States Air Force                              10/02 to 10/05

    Satellite Systems Operator

    Schriever AFB, CO

    • Echo Crew Lead DSP Operator
    • Crew Satellite Contact Planner
    • Scheduler for 200+ personnel
    • Certified Line Instructor
    • Conducted line training and MRT for DSP operators
    • Preform launch pretests as part of alternate launch crew
    • Material expert—briefed Crew CMD, SQ Engineers, SQ DO, and External Users on Anomalous Activity detected after launch
    • Monitored on-orbit telemetry, tracking, and commanding

     

    319th ARS United States Air Force                                     06/99 to 10/02

    Electrical and Environmental Systems (KC-135 Specific)

    Grand Forks AFB, ND

    • Isolation Dock maintenance of electrical and environmental system on 50+ KC-135 aircrafts

           (2 each every 3 to 4 weeks)

    • Refurbishment of E&E systems on 50+ KC-135 Aircrafts (2 each  yearly)
    • Maintained battery maintenance of NiCad Batteries used on Aircraft
    • Rebuilt Gas Oxygen Carts used across the 319th Air Refueling Wing
    • Maintained shop supplies and stock
    • Filled required deployments for E&E specialist Flt.
    • Maintained “3rd wheel” Crew Chief certification to backfill deployments

     

    FORMAL EDUCATION:

    American Military University To be Conferred 12/14 

    B.S., Space Studies


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