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Welcome to the new TRA website.  Are you new to this site? If you haven’t registered recently (after Oct 2015), you will need to register (or navigate there by hovering your mouse over “Members” and then clicking on “Register” on the main menu) so that we can ensure that only valid members have access to our member database.  Not a TRA member?  Join on-line (Members->Member Join).  For help on using our TRA website, click here.

What’s New on the Site

  • Hardness and Survivability veterans, Warren Haraki and Mal Kong have written to let us know of the passing of one of their long-time colleagues, Ed Horgan.  Ed was a member of the Hardness & Survivability lab for many years and contributed to electronics hardness of many TRW satellite/missile programs.  Lisa Horgan, Ed’s granddaughter, wrote that Ed passed away after battling a brain tumor.  Ed turned 88 last August.
  • Election Results for 2017 Officer: Thanks to all of our members who took time to vote. We received ballots from 29% of our members, roughly half by mail, and half via on-line voting. The 2017 Board of Directors will be:
    • President: Mary Ann Chory
    • Vice President: Al Hausrath
    • Secretary: Michael Narigon
    • Treasurer: Charles Clendening
    • Newly elected Directors: Robert Doll, Rosalind Lee, and Jack Trost
    • Carry-over Directors from 2016: Reggie Jue, Marcy Morrison, and Carol Schamp
  • To see a message from our new in-coming TRA President, click here.

  • You should have received the latest Nov/Dec 2016 issue of the No Name Gazette. As usual, those who have registered on this site have on-line access to the current version, as well as our NNG archives. To read the current NNG or to reminisce over previous issues, please click here
  • In a similar vein, the current issue of the Northrop Grumman Inside Aerospace has been released and is available on our website by clicking here. Inside Aerospace is the Aerospace Systems magazine that tells you about what’s happening in the combined Space/Aircraft sector.
  • We have now posted an updated list of NG Clubs. Retirees are welcome to join as associate members. For details, click here.