The Bolden Directive

The Bolden Directive

by Tom Sylvester


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ISBN-13: 9781480130043
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 11/20/2012
Pages: 322
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.67(d)

About the Author

Tom Sylvester is a 1982 graduate of the United States Air Force Academy with a Bachelor of Science degree from the Academy's Department of Astronautics and Computer Science.
He worked as a "rocket scientist" for the Air Force's Ballistic Missile Office, then later as a staff officer in Washington, DC, where he headed the Air Force's Parts Standardization Program for Air Force Systems Command and was the Air Force's representative to the Government/Industry Data Exchange Program.
Tom has over 17,000 hours of flying in his pilot log book. He is an airline pilot and holds five aircraft type ratings. Over his flying career he has flown corporate aircraft, executive charters, organ transplant "life" flights, commuter/regional turboprop aircraft, and has thousands of hours of pilot time in aircraft such as the BAe-3201, EMB-120, DC-9, Boeing 757, Airbus A319/A320, Airbus A330 Widebody. He currently flies the Boeing 747 Jumbo jet all over the world.
Previously, he consulted with a Washington DC engineering firm and developed software for the aerospace industry, including Equity Claim coding for distribution of over $400M in bankruptcy claims to the pilots at his airline. He was also a member of the ALPA Merger Committee, providing data support for the largest seniority list integration in aviation history.
Tom holds a dozen software copyrights. Tom is a partner with Cerventis, LLC, and head of the design team of the MusicJam portable mixer for the iPod.
Tom has two patents pending, one as a result of a project with the bioengineering department at NC State University.
An avid guitarist, he plays his BulletProof guitar when no one else is around.
Tom is married with one daughter, who recently graduated from Harvard with a degree in Biological Sciences and is currently in medical school.

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Dixiechick2 More than 1 year ago
Great book! Lots of twists and turns to keep you guessing! Hard to put down!