Aviation Expert 407180 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years of experience in the field of Aviation Operations. My expertise includes engineering investigations, mishap and accident investigation, aviation safety, air traffic facilities management, engine management, aviation meteorology, commercial pilot, flight instruction, airframe and aircraft hydraulics, mechanical engineering, aircraft power plant engineering, and power generation gas turbine engineering. I have prior expert witness experience.

Areas of Expertise

Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes a Jet Blast Incident with major injuries.

Consulting Experience

My consulting services include a Helicopter Crash with fatalities and Man-Made Turbulence on final approach path.


GraduateMechanic Fundamentals Aircraft Familiarization etc.Naval Air Technical Training Center
Graduate with HonorsManagement Communication Skills and National Security AffairsSenior Enlisted Academy
B.S.Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of Rhode Island
B.S.Professional AeronauticsEmbry Riddle Aeronautical University

Licenses Certifications

Commercial Pilot
Single and Multi-Engine Land
Control Tower Operator (CTO)
Terminal RADAR Approach Control (TRACON)
Air Route Traffic Control (ARTCC)

Awards & Affiliation

Navy Commendation Medal for Superior Leadership
Awarded three Navy Achievement Medals for outstanding job performance
Selected Sailor of the Year in 1986
ranked number one of over 3500 aboard the USS Coral Sea

Primary Affiliation

Navy Flying Clubs

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases