Simon Feast Future SABRE Studies Lead Reaction Engines
AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum 2021
Simon Feast is Future SABRE Studies Lead at Reaction Engines in the UK. His current responsibilities include preparing concept analysis and trade studies for future engine and launch vehicle applications. He also manages the SABRE flight development strategy and product roadmap activities, as well as coordination of external collaborative studies supporting the SABRE programme.
He was originally hired in 2004, whilst completing his university studies at Oxford Brookes University. After graduating with an MSc in Advanced Engineering Design, Simon has held several positions within the business, working across a broad range of SABRE technology programmes, including development of production methods for compact tubular heat exchangers, design and construction of the cryogenic engine test facility, test programme, combustion chamber and nozzle manufacture and testing, whole engine architecture design studies, etc.