Orbital taps Michael Hamel as new Sr. VP of Strategy and Development

Michael Hamel Oribital Sciences

Orbital Sciences Corp has named Lt. General Michael A. Hamel (USAF, retired) as its Senior Vice President of Strategy and Development.  In his new position, Mr. Hamel will direct strategic iniitatives in Orbital’s current markets and will assess new technology and product development plans supporting future growth.   David W. Thompson, Orbital’s Chairman and CEO welcomed Hamel aboard and said “The company is most fortunate to attract a national space leader with Mike’s experience and backgroud to our enterprise.  His accomplishments and expertise in strategic planning, program management, space operations and other fields will be of great benefit as the company expands in the years ahead”.  Read more here

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