Michigan Aerospace Corporation (MAC), a provider of innovative products and advanced engineering services, today announced the appointment of David Zuk to the position of Chief Engineer. In this position, Mr. Zuk is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day work on a wide variety of MAC contracts, from diagnostic equipment for the biomedical community to atmospheric remote sensing instrumentation for large aerospace primes to launch and recovery systems for the U.S. Navy. Mr. Zuk brings extensive experience and expertise to his new position at MAC with over thirty years of experience with active and passive electro-optical systems. Highlights include a high-accuracy tactical laser tracker, the first airborne 3-D LADAR, and first airborne heterodyne 3-D LADAR. Like many other MAC employees, Mr. Zuk worked for the Environmental Research Institute of Michigan (ERIM) for 25 years. After that, he worked for Perceptron, Inc. as Senior Research Engineer for 13 years. Mr. Zuk earned both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Michigan.