Michael Underwood

Honeywell Aerospace, US

Director Business Development, Precision Satellite Landing Systems

Michael Underwood is the Director of Business Development for Precision Satellite Landing Systems for Honeywell’s Aerospace Air Transport and Regional business. Prior to assuming his present position, Mike served as the Director of Air Force and Lockheed Martin Programs for Honeywell Defense and Space. As the Director of Lockheed Martin and Air Force programs, Mike oversaw all business development for new, modernization and sustainment efforts. Mike is currently responsible for International sales, marketing, market analysis, customer service and support, and strategic development within Honeywell’s Precision Landing Business. Mike joined Honeywell in 2002 as the U.S. Air Force account team leader where he served as the primary interface to the Air Force customer.

Mike brings to this role an outside-in perspective from his 26 years of active service in the United States Air Force.The operational portion of Mike’s military career included several commands and headquarters staff positions of increasing responsibility. He is a command pilot with over 4500 hours in the C-130 as an instructor pilot and flight examiner.

Mike was born in Columbus Ohio. He received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the U.S. Air Force Academy and graduated cum laude with a Master of Science in Operations Management from the University of Arkansas.

Mike is a member of the Air Force Academy Association of Graduates, the Air Force Association, the Logistics Officer Association and the Defense Acquisition University Association.