Jeff Greason is the Chief Technologist and a member of the Board of XCOR Aerospace. He founded the Commercial Spaceflight Federation (formerly Personal Spaceflight Federation), was the team lead at Rotary Rocket for engine development, and previously worked at Intel.
Greason was named a member of the Review of United States Human Space Flight Plans Committee on May 7, 2009.
In July 2003, Greason testified before the joint House/Senate subcommittee hearings on Commercial Human Spaceflight that addressed the transition from aircraft regulation to launch vehicle regulation for suborbital vehicles.
He has been a member of the Commercial Space Transportation Advisory Committee (COMSTAC) RLV working group since 2000 and in 2015 served on the full COMSTAC.
Time magazine named Greason an Inventor of the Year in 2002 for his team’s work on the EZ-Rocket.
Greason holds 22 U.S. patents.
- "Ensuring the Safety of Human Spaceflight". One Hundred Eleventh Congress. US Government Printing Office. 2 December 2009. Retrieved 6 October 2015.
- Hamilton, Anita (Aug. 9, 2002). "Best of the Rest". Time. Retrieved 6 October 2015. Check date values in:
- "US Patent Collection". Patent Database Search. United States Patent and Trademark Office. Retrieved 6 October 2015.
- Review of U.S. Human Space Flight Plans Committee website
- XCOR official bio
- 2014 Address to INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM FOR PERSONAL AND COMMERCIAL SPACEFLIGHT
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