Curiosity Daily Podcast: Explorers Club - George Nield

Today, we’re talking to Explorers Club member, Dr. George C. Nield. Dr. George C. Nield is currently the Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation at the Federal Aviation Administration (or FAA).

June 17, 2022

George Nield has over 30 years of aerospace experience and has worked with the Air Force and NASA. Dr Nield came to the FAA from the Orbital Sciences Corporation, where he served as a Senior Scientist for the Advanced Programs Group. He has a wealth of experience from working as an Astronautical Engineer at the Space and Missile Systems Organization to working on the Shuttle/Mir Program and the International Space Station Program.

  • George Nield Interview from 4/23/22
  • Autonomous Flight: What We Mean and Why It’s First - Wisk Blog
    • https://wisk.aero/news/blog/autonomous-flight-what-we-mean-and-why-its-first/#:~:text=By%20autonomy%2C%20we%20mean%20that,remote%20pilot%20on%20the%20ground
  • International Astronautical Federation (IAF) - Biographies - George Nield
    • https://www.iafastro.org/biographie/george-nield.html

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