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Veracity Hires Ivan Bekkers as New VP of Programs
Veracity Engineering is pleased to announce the addition of Ivan Bekkers as our new VP of Programs. Mr. Bekkers is a visionary executive with extensive expertise in aviation management, travel technologies, operations management, and product marketing. Having started his career in the airline industry, working in revenue management and information technology, he then held senior positions with airline technology providers, initiating market entries in real time data analytics, flight status and data distribution, and new product introductions such as predictive flight status services. Since moving into the airspace management industry, he has led key efforts in supporting the FAA, NASA, and commercial aviation programs. Mr. Bekkers will oversee Veracity’s existing programs and seek new opportunities to grow our customer base.
Hai Tran, Veracity’s CEO says, “I have known Ivan for many years, and I am confident that his years of aviation experience as well as his management style and values will be a positive addition for Veracity.”
Mr. Bekkers holds Masters degrees in both Applied Economics and Business Administration from Northwestern University and the University of Antwerp. He lives in Ashburn, VA with his wife, with whom he enjoys traveling and home remodeling.
Veracity Wins New Task Order on SE2025
Veracity Engineering is proud to have won a Task Order on the FAA’s SE2025 Systems Engineering Program to support Aviation Weather Research. Veracity will provide program management support and NAS Enterprise Architecture for the weather research programs, and technical and program management support for the ANG-C61 Aviation Weather Research Program. Team Veracity will conduct research to identify how to improve weather observational networks and weather forecast models for low-altitude Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) operations. We are looking forward to continuing to support the FAA’s mission to provide the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world.
About Veracity’s SurfaceView
Veracity’s SurfaceView is an integrated radar, ADS-B and camera based system that provides surface situational awareness and security capabilities to small and mid-size airports without surface surveillance capabilities.