Joint Strike Fighter Panel Featured at Global Air & Space 2001

Apr 23, 2001, 01:00 ET from American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

    RESTON, Va., April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- Maj. Gen.
 Michael Hough, Director, Joint Strike Fighter Program, U.S. Marine Corps will
 moderate a panel entitled Joint Strike Fighter Program and Its International
 Partners as part of the Global Air & Space 2001 International Business Forum
 and Exhibition. Global Air & Space 2001 takes place May 7-9, 2001 at the Hyatt
 Regency Crystal City in Arlington, VA.
     Panelists include: Tom Burbage, General Manager, Joint Strike Fighter,
 Lockheed Martin Aeronautics; Robert Cea, Vice President, F119/JSF Programs,
 Pratt & Whitney; Captain Simon Henley, RN, JSF Project Manager, United
 Kingdom; Jon Schreiber, Director of the Joint Strike Fighter International
 Programs JSF Program Office; Frank Statkus, Vice President of the Joint Strike
 Fighter Program, The Boeing Company.
     Gen. Richard B. Myers, Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Department of
 Defense is scheduled to speak on May 7 about Global Security for the 21st
 Century; Secretary of Transportation Norman Y. Mineta is scheduled to speak on
 May 8; Brig. Gen. David A. Deptula, USAF, Director Quadrennial Defense Review
 is confirmed to speak on May 9; and Under Secretary of Defense for
 Acquisitions, Technology, and Logistics nominee Edward C. "Pete" Aldridge
 (pending his confirmation) has been invited to speak on May 9.
     The theme of Global Air & Space 2001 is Vitality of Aerospace Entering the
 New Millennium.  The conference runs for three days, with May 7 focusing on
 Space Systems: Leading the Way into the New Millennium; May 8 focusing on
 Commercial Aviation: Meeting the Challenges; and May 9 focusing on Changing
 the Game for Weapon Systems.
     Participants representing the highest levels of industry and government
 from around the world convene at Global Air & Space 2001 to discuss and debate
 industry trends, government policies and regulations, market conditions,
 business opportunities, and trade issues critical to conducting business in
 the world marketplace.
     For more detailed program information or to register, view "On the Radar
 Screen" at http://www.aiaa.org or call customer service at 703-264-7500 or
 800-682-2422.
 
     Louis R. Chenevert, President, Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies
 Company is the general chair of Global Air & Space 2001.  The American
 Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) serves as the host and
 organizer.  AIAA is the largest professional/technical society, leading
 content provider, and principal voice on behalf of aerospace professionals,
 regarding all aspects of aviation, space, and defense.
 
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    RESTON, Va., April 23 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ -- Maj. Gen.
 Michael Hough, Director, Joint Strike Fighter Program, U.S. Marine Corps will
 moderate a panel entitled Joint Strike Fighter Program and Its International
 Partners as part of the Global Air & Space 2001 International Business Forum
 and Exhibition. Global Air & Space 2001 takes place May 7-9, 2001 at the Hyatt
 Regency Crystal City in Arlington, VA.
     Panelists include: Tom Burbage, General Manager, Joint Strike Fighter,
 Lockheed Martin Aeronautics; Robert Cea, Vice President, F119/JSF Programs,
 Pratt & Whitney; Captain Simon Henley, RN, JSF Project Manager, United
 Kingdom; Jon Schreiber, Director of the Joint Strike Fighter International
 Programs JSF Program Office; Frank Statkus, Vice President of the Joint Strike
 Fighter Program, The Boeing Company.
     Gen. Richard B. Myers, Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, Department of
 Defense is scheduled to speak on May 7 about Global Security for the 21st
 Century; Secretary of Transportation Norman Y. Mineta is scheduled to speak on
 May 8; Brig. Gen. David A. Deptula, USAF, Director Quadrennial Defense Review
 is confirmed to speak on May 9; and Under Secretary of Defense for
 Acquisitions, Technology, and Logistics nominee Edward C. "Pete" Aldridge
 (pending his confirmation) has been invited to speak on May 9.
     The theme of Global Air & Space 2001 is Vitality of Aerospace Entering the
 New Millennium.  The conference runs for three days, with May 7 focusing on
 Space Systems: Leading the Way into the New Millennium; May 8 focusing on
 Commercial Aviation: Meeting the Challenges; and May 9 focusing on Changing
 the Game for Weapon Systems.
     Participants representing the highest levels of industry and government
 from around the world convene at Global Air & Space 2001 to discuss and debate
 industry trends, government policies and regulations, market conditions,
 business opportunities, and trade issues critical to conducting business in
 the world marketplace.
     For more detailed program information or to register, view "On the Radar
 Screen" at http://www.aiaa.org or call customer service at 703-264-7500 or
 800-682-2422.
 
     Louis R. Chenevert, President, Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies
 Company is the general chair of Global Air & Space 2001.  The American
 Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) serves as the host and
 organizer.  AIAA is the largest professional/technical society, leading
 content provider, and principal voice on behalf of aerospace professionals,
 regarding all aspects of aviation, space, and defense.
 
                      MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT - Click Here
                http://tbutton.prnewswire.com/prn/11690X16952165
 
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