Andrea Pingitore, Rotary Wing Test Pilot Instructor


 Andrea Pingitore


Academic Qualifications:

Masters Degree Strategic Sutudies ad International Security CA' Foscari University

Masters Degree International Srategic Mlitary Studies, La Sapienza University Rome

U.S. Naval Test Pilot School Class 148.

Bachelor Degree International Political Science, Italian Naval Academy, Livorno Pisa Italy.


Flight Experience:

23 years of experience in the Italian Navy with multiple deployments for anti-terrorism and disaster relief operations

Over 2,200 Flight Hours in over 36 different aircraft.


Flight Test Experience:

Commanding Officer Italian Navy Naval Test and Evaluation Center

Experimental Test Pilot Instructor, Italian Navy Test and Evaluation Center

Test Pilot on EH-101, SH-90/MH-90, an AB-212. Many dynamic interface tests and aircraft system tests.


Professional Affiliations:

Member, Society of Experimental Test Pilots


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National Test Pilot School
P.O. Box 658
Mojave, CA 93502-0658 USA
Phone: 661-824-2977
Fax: 661-824-2943