Abrahamson, James A. - (United States)

ID: 243614
Organisation: LeC
Land des Treffens: unknow im Jahr unknow

General, Astronaut 1967-69. Staff National Aeronautics and Space Council. Inspector general, Air Force Systems Command, Andrews Air Force Base 1974-76. Director for the F-16 Multinational Air Combat Fighter Program, Aeronautical Systems Division, Wright-Patterson 1976-80. Associate administrator for the Space Transportation System 1981-. Director of the Strategic Defense Initiative Organization 1984-89. Executive vice president Hughes Aircraft 1989-92. Co-founder in 1991 of Crescent Investment Management in New York with Mansoor Ijaz (negotiated Osama bin Laden's botched extradition from Sudan under the Clinton administration). James Woolsey served as vice chairman. Prince Alfred von Liechtenstein was another board member. Chairman of Oracle Corporation 1992-95. Commissioner of the 1997 White House Commission on Aviation Safety and Security (Gore Commission) [with FBI director Louis J. Freeh and former CIA director John Deutsch of Raytheon]. Director of Stratesec security firm since 1997, together with Marvin Bush (WTC contracts 1996-1998). Held 25,000 shares in Stratesec-linked company KuWan as of April 2001. Chairman GeoEye, the world's largest space imaging company.

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