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The status of space exploration

Martin Faga ’63 ‘64G was interviewed by Military and Aerospace Electronics magazine about his perspective on current space research and exploration. Faga has played a major role in the space arena for many years, including holding the office of CEO for six years at Mitre Corporation, and a current seat on its board of trustees. Before joining MITRE, Mr. Faga served as Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Space, Director of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) where he was responsible to the Secretary of Defense and the Director of Central Intelligence for the development, acquisition and operation of all U.S. satellite reconnaissance programs. Mr. Faga received bachelor and master of science degrees in electrical engineering from Lehigh University in 1963 and 1964.

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Martin Faga