Reviewing the other candidates' records, you discover Ed's first 12 years were working on weapon system programs
in the O&S Phase and for the last 3 years, he has been working on the Program Executive Officer's staff; he has no EMD Phase experience.
Common-core ATS is very difficult to implement since individual System Program
Offices must adjust their schedules and requirements to accommodate the needs of several users.
The intent of this initiative is to enhance support to weapon system programs
designated as DoD CBRN mission-critical and those requiring CBRN defense capabilities so the programs are better positioned to meet their entire set of CBRN survivability and force-protection requirements.
With 18-years experience in leadership positions on various programs, including the Joint Global Broadcast System (GBS), V-22, and Airborne Self-Protection Jammer (ASPJ) programs, the Air Force Global Combat Support System (GCSS) and Weather System programs
, he holds defense Aquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) Level III in program manager, logistics, and financial management.
Additionally, the results of this program have caught the attention of other weapon system program
The V-22 OMT will collaborate with DoD entities such as Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR); Naval Inventory Control Point; Defense Logistics Agency; Defense Supply Center Columbus; Aging Aircraft IPT; Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC) Aging Aircraft System Program
Office; the DMSMS Working Group and Government Industry Data Exchange Program (GIDEP); the Navy DMS Working Group; and the AFMC DMS program.
The Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) National Team, comprised of Lockheed Martin, Sunnyvale, Calif., and TRW Inc., Redondo Beach, Calif., is being awarded a $2,698,000,000 (not-to-exceed) firm-fixed-price and cost-plus award fee contract to provide for the System Development and Demonstration phase of the AEHF satellite communication system program
. This effort includes production of two satellites, replacement and upgrade of existing military satellite communication (MILSATCOM) ground command and control segment components to support AEHF and associated sustainment.
The F-22A System Program
Office first turned Air Force requirements into a successful acquisition program.
The change involves the merger of PMA-282, the Tomahawk Weapon Control System program
management office, with PMA-280, the Tomahawk All-Up-Round program management office.
X-COM Inc., Manassas, Va., is being awarded a $9,999,345 firm-fixed-price indefinite-quantity/indefinite-delivery contract for parallel matrix and serial matrix switches and fiber optic extenders, in support of the Aegis Weapons System Program
. Work will be performed in Manassas, Va., and is expected to be completed by September 2006.