President and COO, Champion, Inc.
Iron Mountain, MI
LSSU Business, Economics, and Legal Studies Distinguished Alumni '07
Former LSSU Board Trustee
The siginifcant first flight of the 777 marks the beginning of a year of
flight tests designed to ensure the plane will be capable of surviving the
most extreme conditions it is ever likely to meet. The tests begin slowly,
with minor problems such as panels falling off and undercarriage doors
vibrating, and culminate in the test they call "The Big One," where Boeing
has to show that the plane can use maximum braking with its heavist weight,
without the 3,000 degree heat of the brakes setting the plane on fire.
21ST CENTURY JET: THE BUILDING OF THE 777
TL686.B65 T8 1995
Fisheries and Wildlife Mgmt...
Fisheries and Wildlife
"The opportunity at LSSU to do research is amazing. This past summer I motored through coves and islands with Prof. Garvon surveying water birds for the affects of pollution. I spent the other part of my summer on the shore of Lake Superior monitoring nests of the endangered Piping Plover."