SOURCE: Metron Aviation

Metron Aviation

January 14, 2010 15:26 ET

Metron Aviation Appoints Greg Feldman Vice President of Systems Engineering

DULLES, VA--(Marketwire - January 14, 2010) - Metron Aviation has appointed Greg Feldman Vice President of Systems Engineering. Mr. Feldman possesses over 20 years of experience in Air Traffic Management (ATM) research, systems engineering, architecture development, fast-time simulation development and analysis, product design and development, technical project management, configuration management and quality engineering.

Mr. Feldman joins Metron Aviation from Flatirons Solutions, where he was Vice President of Engineering. He provided ATM technical leadership and direction across all engineering units, while providing systems engineering support to the FAA's System Operations group (ATO-R).

"Greg's ATM engineering expertise makes him an invaluable addition to the Metron Aviation team of subject matter experts," said Jack Kies, President. "Greg combines a tremendous depth of multi-functional ATM experience with technology expertise, which positions him well for developing new collaborative solutions."

Mr. Feldman is a subject matter expert in Time Based Flow Management (TBFM), specializing in concept engineering and technical planning. His professional experience also stems from numerous positions at Northrop Grumman and Texas Instruments Defense Systems and Electronics Group. He authored many notable papers, including "VISAGE: A New Vision for Aeronautical and Geospatial Data Visualization and Analysis" and "Improving Airline Schedule Management through Accurate Flight Arrival Prediction."

"I am thrilled to be working at Metron Aviation and collaborating with ATM experts across many disciplines and functional areas," said Mr. Feldman. "Metron Aviation is at the forefront of Air Traffic Flow Management advancement initiatives, and doing some of the most exciting work in the field towards harmonized gate-to-gate operations, which enable a much more efficient and safer airspace for the future."

About Metron Aviation

Founded in 1995, Metron Aviation pioneered the advancement of Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM), working with the FAA to develop the industry's first Collaborative Decision Making (CDM) platform for optimizing system-wide traffic flow. Metron Aviation provides concept engineering, advanced research, software development, traffic flow management, surface operations management, airspace design and environmental analysis solutions to the global aviation industry. Metron Aviation fuses advanced science and mathematics with unparalleled subject-matter expertise to turn groundbreaking Air Traffic Management (ATM) research concepts into next-generation operational capabilities. Customers include the FAA, NAV CANADA, NASA, ATNS, FedEx, Air Canada, Memphis International Airport, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, Airservices Australia and many more. For more information, please visit

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