We’ve gone silver! AGI celebrates 25 years

We’ve gone silver! AGI celebrates 25 years

Today marks the beginning of AGI’s 25th year delivering commercial off-the-shelf software to the aerospace, defense and intelligence communities. Together with my then GE colleagues Scott Reynolds and Jim Poland, we founded AGI in 1989 with the mission to enter … Continue reading

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Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 – Updated

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 – Updated

Earlier today, Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 tragically went down in eastern Ukraine possibly due to a missile strike. In the image below, you can see the aircraft (oversized for visibility) depicted in its last known location at an altitude of … Continue reading

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STK Space Environment and Effects Tool (STK SEET) version 10.1.1 has been released!

STK Space Environment and Effects Tool (STK SEET) version 10.1.1 has been released!

It’s an exciting day here at AGI! After some hard development work, we have just released STK 10.1.1 along with an updated version of SEET which includes some awesome new features – internationally recognized galactic cosmic ray (GCR) and solar … Continue reading

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ADS helps reboot ISEE-3 with ODTK and STK Astrogator

ADS helps reboot ISEE-3 with ODTK and STK Astrogator

Applied Defense Solutions (ADS) and Space Exploration Engineering (SEE) are working in collaboration with SkyCorp and NASA on the reboot project of the International Solar-Environment Explorer (ISEE-3) spacecraft. The ADS/SEE team, comprised of Lisa Policastri, Craig Nickel, Mike Loucks, and … Continue reading

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Profile: Captain Olegario Reynoso “Trains” with AGI

Capt. Ollie Reynoso has spent the last year at AGI as part of the Army's Training with Industry (TWI) program

Captain Olegario “Ollie” Reynoso joined AGI in summer 2013 as part of our participation in the Army’s Training with Industry (TWI) program. He is the third “graduate” of the program. The TWI was created in the 1970s as an “exchange … Continue reading

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AGI awarded patent for new launch COLA method

AGI awarded patent for new launch COLA method

My latest patent, Patent No. US 8718920 B2, for a system and method for determining Earth-fixed trajectory launching from within a specified area, was granted by the director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office on May 6, 2014. The novel … Continue reading

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