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Sender: "Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)" <[log in to unmask]>
X-To: Tom Timberlake <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Thu, 3 Jun 1999 11:48:07 -0700
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Reply-To: "Dale Jr, William" <[log in to unmask]>
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Subject: Re: Ada PR?
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Contact me about F-22 Heads-Down Display Software written in Ada.  I worked
at Sanders under contract to Boeing and LM on contract.

Bill Dale
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> From:         Tom Timberlake
> Reply To:     Tom Timberlake
> Sent:         Thursday, June 3, 1999 09:45
> To:   [log in to unmask]
> Subject:      Re: Ada PR?
> >
> >Sad.  I would think that there is *someone* at Boeing would be
> >willing to participate, since Boeing has (or had) an Ada policy.
> >
> OK, the F-22 avionics delivery was mostly Ada.
> As others on this list have observed it is exceedingly difficult for
> engineers (as well as lower level managers) to work the approval
> mechanisms
> for public release of information.  In this particular case, F-22, the
> problem is compounded by the fact that not only Boeing PR is involved, but
> also Lockheed-Martin and the Air Force.
> Contact me privately by e-mail and I can supply e-mail addresses of
> managers who might reply to a politely worded request for information.
> ===============
> Tom Timberlake
> The Boeing Company
> Phantom Works Software
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