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DSI Sponsors “A Special Day for Special Kids 2023” at Huntsville International Airport

Huntsville, AL, September 29, 2023 – DSI, a leader in the aerospace industry, proudly announces its sponsorship of “A Special Day for Special Kids 2023,” a community outreach program hosted by FlyQuest, Vital Flight, and Signature Aviation. This heartwarming event, set for Saturday, October 14, at Huntsville International Airport, is a testament to a community service commitment from students. It aims to provide families with children facing medical, physical, and emotional challenges a unique and joyful experience of flight.

In line with our ongoing efforts to positively impact the community, DSI is honored to support an initiative that aligns with FlyQuest’s mission to educate and inspire. This partnership with “A Special Day for Special Kids,” a dedicated non-profit branch of FlyQuest, allows DSI to contribute to a program that not only brings joy to families with special needs but also showcases the generous spirit of the aviation and aerospace industries.

The event will feature free airplane rides, offering these families an experience that might otherwise be inaccessible. These flights are possible thanks to the generosity of DSI, along with other businesses and individual donors, who have sponsored this unforgettable day.

Andrew Davis, President of DSI, stated, “Our participation in ‘A Special Day for Special Kids’ is more than just a sponsorship; it’s a core part of our corporate ethos. We believe in bringing people to aviation who might not otherwise have this opportunity and in demonstrating to our students the importance of giving back, thereby fostering a community that understands the transformative power of aviation.”

DSI invites the community to support this remarkable event. For more information on how to contribute or participate, please visit

About DSI:

DSI (Davis Strategic Innovations, Inc.) remains at the forefront of aerospace innovation, committed to pushing the envelope of technology while supporting community initiatives that inspire the next generation. Our dedication to educational and philanthropic activities is an effort to ensure a brighter future.

DSI is All Heart as Sponsor for The Huntsville Heart Walk

HUNTSVILLE, AL – May 13, 2023 – Davis Strategic Innovations (DSI), known for its comprehensive solutions in engineering, analysis, and software development, recently sponsored the 2023 American Heart Association’s (AHA) Heart Walk.

The Huntsville Heart Walk was a remarkable community event, rallying individuals around a shared goal and celebrating the triumphs of survivors. DSI is committed to heart health awareness, underpinning the importance they place on the wellbeing of their employees and the communities. The AHA Heart Walk’s promotion of heart and mental health, resonates with DSI’s ethos of “D” standing for “Development,” , the prioritizing personal wellness and social development through community engagement.

“We strive to contribute beyond our business solutions, to include nurturing the health of our people and the community,” states Andrew Davis, DSI President. “Our involvement with the AHA Heart Walk serves as a meaningful commitment to supporting crucial research aimed at mitigating heart diseases and stroke, as well as, fostering prevention through a heart healthy lifestyle.”

About Davis Strategic Innovations (DSI)

Davis Strategic Innovations, Inc. (DSI) is a Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned small business, offering high-quality engineering, analysis, and software development services. Focused on enhancing national security through technical solutions, DSI is committed to making a difference. For more information, visit

About the American Heart Association

The American Heart Association is dedicated to a world of longer, healthier lives. The Association is committed to ensuring equitable health for all through nearly a century of lifesaving work. For more information or to get involved, call 1-800-AHA-USA1, visit or any of AHA’s offices around the country.

DSI Supporting MDA’s GMD Next Generation Interceptor (NGI)

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January 4, 2022

DSI is supporting MDA’s Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) Next Generation Interceptor (NGI). NGI’s mission is to protect against missile threats from adversaries with a modern weapon system as an evolution of the currently deployed Ground-Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system. DSI supports NGI software development efforts for enterprise applications in C++ and Java, as well as, embedded software development.

DSI Receives Veteran Institute for Procurement (VIP) GROW Certification

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Davis Strategic Innovations (DSI) recently completed the Veteran Institute Procurement (VIP) GROW Program, a comprehensive training and certification program that helps veteran-owned businesses strengthen their ability to win government contracts and do business with both military and civilian agencies.

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DSI Awarded Subcontracts on Hypersonics C-HGB and LRHW Programs

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DSI was recently awarded a subcontracts on the Common-Hypersonic Glide Body (C-HGB) and Long-Range Hypersonic Weapon (LRHW) programs. The mission is to develop ultrafast and maneuverable long-range missiles with the ability to launch from ground mobile platforms. This will allow the US to counter the ever growing threats from foreign adversaries in the realm of missile development and defense.

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DSI’s UAH Engineering Interns Gain Mentorship in DoD and NASA Environments

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama (February 2020) – The University of Alabama in Huntsville engineering graduates continue to be a robust source of talent for DSI’s engineering needs.

“We think very highly of the rigorous engineering education available at UAH,” commented Andrew Davis, DSI Vice President,”

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Davis Strategic Innovations (DSI) Engineer Dustin Loomis Awarded a Silver Snoopy

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Florida (August 2019) – Dustin Loomis, a Safety and Mission Assurance (SMA) Element Integration Engineer for Kennedy Space Center (KSC), was awarded a Silver Snoopy Award.  This is an award for NASA employees who have shown significant contributions to the human space flight program.  An astronaut always presents the Silver Snoopy because this is the astronauts’ own award for outstanding performance contributing to safety and mission success.

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Davis Strategic Innovations (DSI) Engineer Charles Wilson Awarded NASA Silver Achievement Medal

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KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Florida (August 21, 2018) – Charles Wilson, an engineer for Davis Strategic Innovations, Inc. (DSI), was recently awarded the NASA Silver Achievement Medal-Individual for outstanding Safety and Mission Assurance safety engineering contributions to the Ground Systems Development and Operations Program at Kennedy Space Center.

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DSI Supports Navy Diver Training for NASA’s Orion



(November 21, 2017)

DSI, a member of the NASA Ground Systems Development and Operations Program Safety team, supported Navy Diver Training on the Orion capsule at the Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory (NBL) in Houston, TX. The NBL offers a unique opportunity to give divers exposure to the Orion capsule and the operations required to capture it following successful splashdown while maintaining a controlled environment.

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High Score! Employees Rate DSI in Best Places to Work Survey

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama (February 22, 2017)

Davis Strategic Innovations, Inc. (DSI) participated in the 2017 Best Places to Work survey which measured a wide range of research-validated workplace factors that impact employee engagement and satisfaction.

Best Places to Work fosters a workplace where employees willingly go above and beyond in their work, advocate for the organization and intend to stay into the future.

Excitingly, the Best Place to Work score average score of all DSI employee responses was 96.56… higher than the typical Best Place to Work micro-finalist in score of 95.

DSI scored 100 on “Knowing What Matters” (vs. the Best Places National Top 5% score of 99). When asked if they felt valued by their organization, employees responded, “The senior leaders of the organization value people as their most important resource.”

A random sampling of DSI’s Best Places to Work optional open-ended employee responses is below:

“Great culture here! We support our customers in achieving their goals, and we achieve ours.”

“I really enjoy working for DSI. This company has made me feel right at home as an important part of their team, and makes me feel like I am more important to them than just another employee. I really appreciate all they do for us to ensure we are happy and give us the tools and flexibility we need to be most successful at our jobs.”

“This is a great company to work for because the owner cares about their employees. You are a Human Being, not just a Pay Number on a piece of paper! You always feel appreciated, not just for your work, but for your thoughts/ideas. I have been here for a while, and I have absolutely no bad things to say about this company or our management staff.”

“Davis Strategic Innovations is a great company to work for and goes out of its way to support their employees. I very happy with my decision to come to work for DSI, and the opportunity I get every day to support the defense of our great nation.”