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Site visit : QinetiQ site at MOD Aberporth

Hosted by Gareth Potts, Engineering Manager, QinetiQ Aberporth

• MOD Aberporth provides a large secure safety area for the testing of air launched weapons and Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). 

• QinetiQ operates the Range at Aberporth on behalf of UK MOD under what is known as the Long Term Partnering Agreement (LTPA). 

• The purpose of the LTPA is to deliver defence test, evaluation and training support services to ensure air launched weapon systems, associated sub-systems and UAS are safe and fit for purpose.

 

Time

18 Apr 2019

10:00am - 3:00pm

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Add to Calendar 04/18/2019 10:00 04/18/2019 15:00 Site visit : QinetiQ site at MOD Aberporth Join us for a visit to MOD Aberporth, which provides a large secure safety area for the testing of air launched weapons and Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). MOD Aberporth, Cardigan SA43 2BU, UK

Organiser

Wales South West Local Network

Registration Information

Due to the nature of the visit there are some restrictions on this event.

• Open to the public, but over 18’s only. Spaces are limited and allocated in order of date booked

• Registration required by 01/03/2019 followed by further contact with attendees for security clearance (Name, Address, Nationality required).

• Shared transport to the location may be possible. Spaces are limited and allocated on date of booking.

 

A poster is available for this event.

Speakers

Gareth Potts

Gareth Potts

Engineering Manager - Qientiq Aberporth

• Gareth is a Chartered Engineer with 30 years’ experience working at Aberporth Range, during this time he has developed extensive skills in a number of disciplines including engineering practices, management, finance, trials delivery, health, safety and environment and equipment development. 

• His key strengths include more than 20 years of leadership experience and a depth of knowledge which allows him to provide expert advice across a range of forums.

 

Location

Qinetiq Aberporth

Cardigan
Ceredigion
SA43 2BU
United Kingdom

Programme

Arrive 10:00
Depart 15:00

Register

Register

Free of charge

Register before 1 March 2019