Peter Iosifidis Low Boom Flight Demonstrator (X-59) Program Manager Lockheed Martin Corporation
AIAA Aviation Forum 2020
Peter Iosifidis is the Program Manager of the Lockheed Martin X-59 Low Boom Flight Demonstrator program being developed for NASA by the company’s Air Vehicle Design & Technologies of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics - Skunk Works® in Palmdale, California. Peter has been with Lockheed Martin for 35 years including 27 years at Aeronautics and 8 years at Mission Systems and Training.
Peter has a diverse background in the aerospace business with recognized experience in managing and leading programs, as well as developing company strategies to support competitive efforts. Peter’s experience spans from Program Management and Business Development to Operations and Global Sustainment. This is complimented by leadership roles as Program Manager, Capture Manager, and Deputy Director of aircraft modifications.
Peter began his career in the US Air Force at Beale AFB, CA. as a Crew Chief on the Lockheed Martin U-2 Aircraft. Since joining Lockheed Martin, he has held roles of increasing responsibility on programs including Special Mission C-130, X-33 Single Stage to Orbit Vehicle, and the F-117 Nighthawk Stealth Fighter. While at Mission Systems and Training, Peter led the Global Sustainment and Operations organization of a large Foreign Military Sales Program in Taiwan.
Peter holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Aeronautics from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University and Masters of Science in Technology Management from Pepperdine University.