F. Christian Sautter


  • BS Gen Engineering, United States Military Academy
  • MS Aerospace Engineering, Penn State University
  • ABD, Aerospace Engineering, Penn State University

Areas of Expertise

  • Reliability Engineering
  • Condition Based Maintenance
  • Reliability Centered Maintenance
  • Life Cycle Management
  • Unique Item Identification (Parts Marking)
  • Rotary Wing Aerodynamics
  • Aircraft Design

Accomplishments in these Areas

  • Chair, G-11 Reliability Committee for SAE
  • Co-Authored ANSI Standard 0009 for System Reliability
  • Member of the UAH-AMCOM Supply Chain working group
  • Published numerous papers in the area of CBM
  • Member of the Concept Design Team for the US Army Comanche Program
  • Taught test flight and aerodynamics
  • Rotary and Fixed wing pilot