About The Speaker
Colonel Guillaume BOURDELOUX
Air Force Space Operations Commander
Colonel Guillaume BOURDELOUX has been commanding the Air Brigade for Space Operations within the Space Command since September 1, 2021. A fighter pilot, he has held various responsibilities in French and foreign air force units on Mirage F1, F16 MLU and Mirage 2000. He has participated in several external operations in Chad, Afghanistan and Libya.
His professional career is based on three main areas: capability development, marked by a two-year secondment to Dassault Aviation as an operational expert, institutional communication at SIRPA Air and as head of the media department of the French Defense Information and Communication Delegation, and finally international relations by holding exchange officer positions in the Netherlands from 2002 to 2005 and in Canada from 2013 to 2016. He commanded the 705 Air Base in Tours from 2019 to 2021.