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July 17, 2017
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Pinnacle Solutions Achieves AS9100C Certification

Pinnacle Solutions Achieves AS9100C Certification     Pinnacle Solutions has expanded upon their existing internationally recognized corporate certifications of CMMI Dev. 1.3, ISO 9001:2008 and AS9110 by recently becoming AS9100C certified.  AS9100C is a quality management system standard for the Aerospace Industry. AS9100C addresses civil and military aviation requirements for design, development, and/or production of aviation, space and defense products; and for post-delivery support, including the provision of maintenance, spare parts, and materials. It has been endorsed by all major Aerospace regulators, including the FAA, DoD and NASA. This accomplishment opens doors around the globe for Pinnacle to be competitive […]
July 3, 2017
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Driving Community Change

Driving Community Change     Content originally posted: http://standwatch.org/2017/06/23/driving-community-change/ Occasionally we undertake a project that’s out of the ordinary, and today’s work falls into that category. Several weeks ago, Al Conaway took the lead on a project to replace a disabled veteran’s wheelchair ramp. After a closer inspection he discovered the problem wasn’t with the existing ramp, it was with the driveway and street access leading up to the ramp. Basically, the driveway was too narrow and the concrete so worn out that approaching the ramp leading up to the house was difficult and dangerous. So, our small wheelchair ramp project […]
June 15, 2017
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Pinnacle Solutions Awarded $60 Million CBID II Contract

Pinnacle Solutions Awarded $60 Million CBID II Contract     Pinnacle Solutions won the Computer Based Instructional Design II (CBID II) contract from the U.S. Army’s Program Executive Office Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI). The five-year contract is worth approximately $60 million – and Pinnacle will work with subcontractors CSRA, SimiGon and SDI. The purpose of the CBID II contract is to provide U.S. Army Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI) customers with a range of training services and products related to computer based training. Task orders can be issued for any of the following […]
April 1, 2017
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Pinnacle Adds NASA Airfield Operations to Its Corporate Resume

Pinnacle Adds NASA Airfield Operations to Its Corporate Resume     On April 1, 2017, Pinnacle added Airfield Operations to our list of growing capabilities, when we assumed Assistant Airfield Manager and Control Tower Operator responsibilities on our NASA Aircraft Maintenance and Operations Contract (AMOC) at Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.  The management of this airfield is a quite a milestone, as it is the only NASA-owned and operated airfield in the world.  In conjunction with standard daily operations, the Pinnacle’s Airfield Operations team will support special activities throughout the year, such as providing a base of operations for the […]
March 10, 2017
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Virtual Technology Creates Bridge for Distance Learning

Virtual Technology Creates Bridge for Distance Learning     Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Worldwide Campus is empowering students to experiment, test, develop, analyze and reconfigure crash sites and unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) using virtual reality technology. The Embry-Riddle Virtual Crash and Virtual Aerial Robotics labs marry products developed by Michael Durant, a Worldwide Campus alumnus and the founder of Pinnacle Solutions, an engineering and training services company, with the university’s distance-learning platform. The Virtual Crash Lab places students in real-life crash investigations. As virtual National Transportation Safety Board investigators, students can direct their avatars to zoom in on details, collect and […]