Meeting – June 29, 2011 @ 6:00pm – Lt. Col Damon Feltman & Maj. Frank Kincaid discuss NAVWAR and GPSOC Operations

The Rocky Mountain Section of the Institute of Navigation (ION) conducted a section meeting on June 29th, 2011.  This section meeting was held in conjunction with the Institute of Navigation 2011 Joint Navigation Conference at the Crowne Plaza in Colorado Springs.  Catering was provided for attendees due to a generous donation from Lockheed Martin.

The meeting began with a presentation by the new RMS ION officer corps. which was then followed by a presentation by Ken Esthus on ION Membership benefits.  The Keynote Speakers for the evening were Lt. Col. Damon Feltman and Maj. Frank Kincaid who spoke about on-going GPS Operations Center (GPSOC) operations and Navigation Warfare (NAVWAR).  Lt. Col Feltman is the current 19 Space Operations Squadron (19 SOPS) commander and Maj. Kincaid is the current 19 SOPS Weapons and Tactics officer.  Please see the Meeting Minutes page for briefings presented.

The RMS ION would like to extend its sincerest appreciation to Lockheed Martin, Lt. Col. Damon Feltman, and Maj. Frank Kincaid.  The section meeting was extremely interesting and informative and a good opportunity to mingle with other professionals in the PNT community.

If you attended the meeting and have any feedback or ideas for future section meetings, please e-mail Herb Knierim at