Khin Paing Vice President of Program Management Skygrid
AIAA AVIATION Forum 2023
Khin Paing currently serves as a Vice President of Program Management at SkyGrid, a Boeing and SparkCognition Joint Venture company. SkyGrid enables the operation of Remotely Piloted Aircraft by providing third party services necessary to maintain the safety of given flight. Prior to this role, Khin managed the MQ-9B SkyGuardian and Protector RPAS programs at General Atomics Aeronautical Inc. MQ-9B is the first military type certified RPAS to civilian standards and operates in non-restricted airspace. Khin also had extensive engineering experience in entire life cycle development and certification of avionics suites (PL 21/PL Fusion) at Rockwell Collins and clean sheet business jets (G500/G600) at Gulfstream. Khin earned her B.Sc in Electrical Engineering from University of Illinois and M.Eng in Systems Engineering from Iowa State University.