RADARSAT International announced the appointment of Dr. John Hornsby as president. Dr. Hornsby joined RADARSAT International in 1991 and has held the positions of director of operations, director of worldwide sales, vice-president of sales and marketing, and most recently vice-president of business development for the upcoming RADARSAT-2 satellite.

Dr. Hornsby has been involved in both the public and private sectors of the remote sensing industry for over 22 years.

Phil S. Gray, RSI's president since 2001, is expanding his role in MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates (MDA) to become general manager of the information services group that includes RADARSAT International, EarthSat, and the mapping group.

Source: RSI, Dec. 17, 2003