ABSI Hires Johnson

ABSI Makes Strategic Hire in Mark Johnson, Director of Government Services ABSI Aerospace & Defense is pleased to announce the addition of former Tomahawk Program Manager, Capt. (ret.) Mark Johnson, as Director of Government Services. In this leadership position, Mr. Johnson will oversee government contracts and act as a management liaison for the company, ensuring continuity and quality of service and performance. “Mark’s experience and knowledge as a test pilot, a squadron CO, and as program manager within NAVAIR will have a direct impact on our ability to grow business and better serve…

ABSI Awarded Work with Atkinson Aeronautics in Quantico, VA

ABSI is pleased to announce the award of a Capability Development Directorate (CDD) Professional Support Indefinite Deliverable/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Task Award, along with our Prime partner Atkinson Aeronautics and Technology, Inc., in support of the CDD Information Warfare Integration (IWI) in Quantico, Virginia.  “This is a phenomenal win for the company and is in keeping with our Chief Executive’s guidance to expand our capabilities in support of our Marine Corps customers,” says ABSI Regional Director, Vince Martinez. “The team we have assembled to support this effort will have a tremendous impact on integrated…

ABSI Joins Naval Aviation Systems Consortium (NASC)

ABSI Aerospace & Defense is pleased to report that it has joined the Naval Aviation Systems Consortium (NASC), an agile enterprise designed to provide the Navy with access to a wide range of cutting edge technologies. As a member of the NASC, ABSI will be well positioned to serve the Navy’s needs in the areas of training and curriculum development; unmanned systems development, fielding, training and sustainment; and Live, Virtual, Constructive (LVC) simulation, training and CONOPs development. “ABSI brings a wide range of capabilities to the Navy and ultimately the warfighter,” noted Chris…

ABSI Rounds out Test and Evaluation Team with Astronaut Ken Cameron

ABSI Aerospace and Defense is pleased to announce the addition of former Space Shuttle Commander and Marine Corps veteran, Col. Ken Cameron (USMC ret), to the company as Senior Test Pilot. In this senior role, Mr. Cameron will expand ABSI’s test and evaluation capabilities across manned and unmanned platforms. The T&E team at ABSI works with clients in the areas of platform development, requirements definition, and airworthiness/safety. These individuals hold current flight qualifications, security clearances, and have experience piloting a wide variety of aircraft. “Ken has decades of applicable experience to lend to…

ABSI Launches SecondSky: An Innovative Training and Prototyping Environment for UAS Applications

ABSI Aerospace and Defense is pleased to announce SecondSky, an integrated virtual training environment that incorporates live air traffic controllers, realistic airspace management, and high-fidelity virtual UAS models utilizing X-Plane technology. ABSI’s SecondSky will open the aperture for companies seeking to explore new Concepts of Operations (CONOPS) for existing air vehicles, investigate airspace integration in congested air traffic environments, and build novel training scenarios for operators, incorporating real-time air traffic controllers via live communications. “ABSI SecondSky is an immersive virtual aircraft and system simulation environment, highly tailorable to a client’s specific needs and…