Michael Lopez-Alegria, Industry Advisory Board Member
Michael Lopez-Alegria has over three decades of aviation and space experience with the US Navy and NASA. Michael was born in Spain and grew up in California where he joined the US Navy through which he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in systems engineering and then a Master of Science degree in aeronautical engineering. He has accumulated more than 5,700 pilot hours in over 30 different aircraft types. Michael joined NASA in August of 1992 where he became a veteran of four spaceflights, logged over 257 days in space and performed ten spacewalks.