Ilan Arush

Chief Academic Officer

Chief of RW P&FQ Academics, Professor

 

Ilan ArushAcademic Qualifications

Master of Science in Industrial Management, Ben Gurion University 
Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Engineering, Israel Institute of Technology
US Navy Test Pilot School, Class 104

Flight Experience

Over 1,000 hours in fixed and rotary wing aircraft as a flight test engineer aircrew in many different aircraft including the following: H-500MD, AH-1S, AH-64, OH-58, UH-1N, CH-53D, UH-60, OH-6, SA-365., F-4, and the A-4

Flight Test Experience

21 years experience as Israeli AF flight test engineer and acquisition program manager
Chief UAV Section, Israeli Flight Test Center
Chief RW Section, Israeli Flight Test Center
Program Manager for CH-53 2000 modification program

Professional Affiliations

Member- Society of Flight Test Engineers (SFTE)


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

President & CEO (Accountable Manager)

Fixed Wing Test Pilot Instructor

 

James BrownAcademic Qualifications

BS Civil Engineering, Virginia Military Institute
MS Management, Troy State University
USAF Test Pilot School, 86A

Flight Qualifications

Airline Transport Pilot, MEL
Commercial Privileges and CFI, SEL, SES
Over 9,600 hours in 141 different aircraft

Flight Test Experience

A-7D - Electronic Warfare
F-15 A/B/C/D - Software, Radar and Weapons Integration
F-15E Initial Development – Avionics, Weapons Systems, Propulsion
Classified Prototypes – Avionics, Weapons, Electronic Warfare, Countermeasures
F-117A Follow-on Testing - OFP Development, Avionics Integration, Loads, Weapons, Systems Effectiveness (Stealth)
F-22A Initial and Follow-on Testing - Envelope Expansion, Performance and Flying Qualities, Loads, Flutter, Propulsion, Avionics, Software, Weapons, Electronic Warfare, Systems Effectiveness (Stealth), Production Acceptance

Management Experience

Chief Operating Officer; Vice President – National Test Pilot School
Head of Training – National Test Pilot School
Chief Test Pilot F-22A; Chief Test Pilot F-117 – Lockheed Martin
Chief of Flight Operations – Lockheed Martin Skunk Works

Professional Affiliations

Fellow, Society of Experimental Test Pilots (SETP)
Fellow, Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS)
Daedalians


National Test Pilot School
P.O. Box 658
Mojave, CA  93502-0658  USA
Phone: +1 (661) 824-2977
Fax: +1 (661) 824-2943
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Patrick J. Garman

Chief Marketing Officer

Adjunct Professor, Test Pilot

 

Pat GarmanAcademic Qualification

Masters of Business Administration, Salve Regina
BS General Engineering, United States Military Academy
Engineering Test Pilot, United States Naval Test Pilot School
DOD Level III PM/T&E Certification, DSMC, DAU

Flight Qualifications

Master Army Aviator
2400+ hours in over 40 different RW/FW aircraft.
300+ combat hours in AH-64A
Numerous NVG, NVS, Avionics, and Weapons Systems

Flight Test Experience

Experimental Test Pilot, US Army Airworthiness Qualification Test Directorate, Edwards AFB
Many test programs on various platforms including AH-64, UH-60A, UH-60Q, MH-60K, AH-1.

Prior Management Experience

Senior Vice President Operations: Sierra Nevada Corporation
Vice President Corporate Programs, Sierra Nevada Corporation
Project Manager for Longbow Apache Attack Helicopter; US Army PEO Aviation
Department of the Army System Coordinator, US Army Staff, Pentagon
Commander, AH-64D Remote Training Company, Mesa, AZ
Commander; Apache Attack Helicopter Company, Ft. Hood, TX

Professional Affiliations

Associate Fellow - Society of Experimental Test Pilots (SETP)

 

National Test Pilot School
P.O. Box 658
Mojave, CA  93502-0658  USA
Phone: +1(775) 379-2276
Fax: +1(661) 824-2943
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Luca Campello

Chief Operating Officer

Compliance Monitoring Manager

 

Luca Campello Academic Qualifications

MA Political Science, Federico II University, Naples, Italy 
MS Experimental Flight Test Engineering, ISAE-SUPAREO, Toulouse, France
MA Leadership and Strategic Analysis, University of Florence, Italy 
EPNER Test Pilot School, Class 2007-2008

Flight Qualifications

EASA Commercial Pilot
over 2,500 hours in 60 different aircraft

Flight Test Experience

Over 8 years as a fixed-wing test pilot at the Italian Flight Test Center performing testing and evaluation programs in various Air Force aircraft including: Eurofighter Typhoon, Tornado IDS, T-346A, KC-767A, (K)C-130J, C-27J.
Eurofighter Chief Project Pilot for the Italian Flight Test Center
Chief Test Pilot, Italian Flight Test Center
Flight Test Instructor, NTPS

Professional Affiliations

Member - Society of Experimental Test Pilots (SETP)


National Test Pilot School
P.O. Box 658
Mojave, CA  93502-0658  USA
Phone: +1(661) 824-2977
Fax: +1(661) 824-2943
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