2020 Program Excellence Award Nominees

Finalists will be announced in late August, and finalists and winners will be honored at the annual Program Excellence Banquet, sponsored by Siemens Digital Industries Software, on October 21 at the Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner in McLean, Virginia.

OEM PRODUCTION

CH-47F Production

John Watmuff, Program Manager

The Boeing Co.

 

F-16 Production Line Restart in Greenville, South Carolina

Susan Ouzts, Program Management Vice President

Lockheed Martin

 

Common Infrared Countermeasures (CIRCM)

Anthony Obering, Manager Programs

Northrop Grumman

 

Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) IB Production Team

Sharon Walk, Program Director

Raytheon Co.

OEM SUSTAINMENT

F-22 LN-100 Inertial Navigation Fleet Readiness and Synthetic Aperture Modernization Retrofit Program
Louis Patalano, Manager Programs
Northrop Grumman

 

T-38 Avionics Component Integration (AcCI)

James Bates, Program Manager

The Boeing Co.

 

U.S. Army Gray Eagle Unmanned Aircraft System Sustainment

TJ Nagle, Director Gray Eagle Sustainment

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc.

 

NORAD Cheyenne Mountain Complex Integrated Tactical Warning/Attack Assessment and Space support Contract (NISSC)

Kent Bussinger, Program Director

Raytheon Co. 


Fixed Wing Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod

Bill Spangenberg, Program Manager

Lockheed Martin


 

OEM SYSTEM DESIGN

OmegA Launch Vehicle
Mike Laidley, Program Manager
Northrop Grumman

 

Bell 407GXi Single Pilot IFR Certification
Susan Griffin, EVP
Bell Textron

 

Defense Department Space Fence

Robert Condren, Sr. Program Manager
Lockheed Martin

 

Lower Tier Air & Missile Defense Sensor
William Patterson, Director II Program Management
Raytheon Co.

 

SPECIAL PROJECTS

Get to Gold – Eliminate Quality Escapes to Customers
Jason Casebolt, Program Leader/Director
Aerospace Composites Malaysia

 

Sustainable Aviation Fuel Utilization
Gulfstream/General Dynamics

 

Integrated Digital Shipyard
Tim Sweitzer, Director Digital Shipbuilding
Huntington Ingalls Newport News Shipbuilding

 

Orion Ascent Abort Two (AA-2) Launch Abort System
Roger McNamara
Lockheed Martin

 

Additive Manufacturing for Space
Bill Massaro, Dir of Advanced Manufacturing
Moog Inc. 

 

Ground-Based Detect and Avoid SkyVision Team
Jack McAuley, Director Program Management
Raytheon Co.

 

Integrated Digital Enterprise Model-Based Engineering
Jeffrey Reed
Northrop Grumman

Supplier System Design

Litening L3.1 Software Enhancements

Cliff Pearce, Manager Programs

Northrop Grumman

 

Rogue Squadron
Angela Cough, Product Manager
Defense Digital Service/Defense Department

 

Micro Power Unit
Rasa Fuller, Dir of Program Development
Honeywell Aerospace

 

Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle FTG-11 Flight Test
Roy Donelson, Sr. Program Director
Raytheon Co.

SUPPLIER SYSTEM SUSTAINMENT

131-9 Block II Engine Development Program
Laurel Huffman, Sr. Development Program Manager
Honeywell Aerospace

 

F-35 Display Management Computer-Helmet Sustainment
Ken Brooks, Program Director
Elbit Systems of America

 

Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU) for the NASA Space Shuttle and International Space Station Programs

Greg Stonesifer, Program Director

Collins Aerospace


 

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