Director of Engineering,
Rose Mooney joined AAI in April 2005 as the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Director of UAS Airspace Integration. Her responsibilities have included the management of UAS flight lines and airspace, the UAS Integration Lab and Certification / Regulatory work for current and new products. Other responsibilities have included managing Test, Specialty (Maintainability, Reliability, Human Factors and Safety), Supplier Engineering and the Ground Control Engineering Group. Rose is active with RTCA Special Committee 203 as the Systems Engineering Lead, AIA UAS Subcommittee, UFIT (UAS FAA Industry Team ) and President of UNITE (UAV National Industry Team).
Prior to AAI, Rose was the CEO for Archangel Systems Inc. for 14 years. Archangel Systems provided specialty systems manufacturing, systems and network engineering. Rose has studied Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and holds a BA in Business with Information Systems Management from the College of Notre Dame in Baltimore Maryland. She has studied towards an MS in Engineering from Johns Hopkins University G.W.C. Whiting School of Engineering. Her emphasis was Data Communications and Architecture and Systems Engineering. She has a love of aviation and is pursuing her private pilot license.