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weapon systems engineer

Eric G. Alchowiak, German, American weapon systems engineer. Achievements include design of first stage propulsion for vertical seeking aircrew ejection system; research criteria for design and evaluations of gas firing mechanics, first stage propulsion for Maxium per escape system.

Background

Alchowiak, Eric G. was born on September 8, 1948 in Wildflecken, Germany. Son of Walenty and Zofia Alchowiak.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1970. Master of Business Administration in Financial and Information Systems, George Mason University, 1985.

Career

Project engineer, Naval Ordnance Station, Indian Head, Maryland., 1973-1982; deputy assistant program manager, Naval Air Systems Command, Washington, 1982-1983; project manager, Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, 1983-1988; program manager, Office of Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, since 1988. Instructor basic and advanced ordnance technical, Indian Head, 1980-1983. Chairman.Tomahawk Logistics Subgroup, Albuquerque, 1987-1988.

Member Cruise Missile Project Officer's Group, Albuquerque, 1983-1988.

Achievements

  • Achievements include design of first stage propulsion for vertical seeking aircrew ejection system. Research criteria for design and evaluations of gas firing mechanics, first stage propulsion for Maxium per escape system.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author Firing Mechanism Design Guide, 1979. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Volunteer Indian Head Community Action Program, 1982. Member West Springfield (Virginia) Civic Association, since 1987. Corporal United States Army, 1970-1972.

Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

Connections

Married Justine V. Ranches, June 26, 1976. 1 child, Carolyn.

father:
Walenty Alchowiak

mother:
Zofia Alchowiak

spouse:
Justine V. Ranches

child:
Carolyn Alchowiak