Lieutenant Commander Ed Oates

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Ed Oates is a part-time PhD student at Cranfield Defence and Security. He trained as Royal Navy Aircrew and after leaving full-time service worked as a Trials Engineer on the Merlin Mk1 project, as the synthetic environment manager for the Merlin Training Facility, and with Defence Equipment and Support as a project manager. Working as a Reservist he provides Operational Analysis support to UK Maritime Battle Staff and the Maritime Warfare Centre alongside his ‘day job’ as a Simulator Instructor.