GeoEye, Inc. has appointed Carl A. Alleyne to the position of vice president of engineering.
Mr. Alleyne has more than 25 years of engineering experience and reports directly to the Company's chief operating officer. He is responsible for the overall direction and strategic management of all engineering activities for the Company, which is especially important as GeoEye prepares for its 3G commercial earth-imaging satellite, GeoEye-2, slated for launch in the 2012 timeframe. Prior to joining GeoEye, Mr. Alleyne served as senior director and deputy vice president of engineering, Intelligence and Information Systems division for the Raytheon Corporation. Before joining Raytheon, he held executive positions at Northrop Grumman Corporation, Electronic Sector located in Baltimore, Maryland, as the vice president of Business Operations; vice president of the Components, Commercial and Overhaul and Repair division; director of Software Engineering; The Joint Strike Fighter engineering manager; and other key leadership positions.