David Jenson Small Airplane Standards, Electric Propulsion Lead, Policy & Innovation Division FAA


David Jenson has been with the FAA for 4 1/2 years.He currently specializes in the avionics and propulsion areas with an emphasis on electric propulsion for the Small Airplane Standards Branch within the Policy and Innovation Division of the Aircraft Certification service.He provides certification and technical expertise for part 23 airplanes (conventional, electric, and urban air mobility).His previous industry experience with Sikorsky and Raytheon Aircraft as an ODA UM and avionics/engine controls integration lead has provided a natural transition into the eVTOL airplanes and new/novel systems being introduced in part 23.