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Enrico Palermo

As Project Engineering Manager for Virgin Galactic, Enrico is responsible for growing the operations of a new commercial suborbital spaceflight manufacturer called TSC or The Spaceship Company at Mojave Air & Space Port. TSC was founded by Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group and Scaled Composites with the mission of building the world's first fleet of commercial spaceships and launch aircraft intended to make widespread space travel a reality. Enrico is directing the establishment of TSC's production operations including the engineering, supply chain, quality assurance, and vehicle assembly functions, in addition to supporting the setup of other key business infrastructure functions at TSC. Enrico also serves as a key member of the Virgin program management team for the SpaceShipTwo and WhiteKnightTwo development program at Scaled Composites. Enrico is an alumni of the International Space University and has a Bachelor of Engineering and Bachelor of Science from the University of Western Australia.
Enrico Palermo
Project Engineering Manager, Virgin Galactic