Robert Kidd has over 35 years of aerospace engineering experience on major aircraft systems development programs for the US Air Force (USAF). He is a recognized specialist in aircraft structures and is highly experienced with aircraft structures design development; requirements and verification; manufacturing technology; aircraft modifications; structural service life improvements; retrofit repairs; and airworthiness review and certification. Mr. Kidd has extensive experience with MIL-STD-1530, USAF Aircraft Structural Integrity Program (ASIP), and ASIP execution on aircraft programs. He has held leadership positions ranging from structures engineer to chief engineer on multiple aircraft programs. NH-4, Department of the Air Force (DAF) (retired).