Spectra Aerospace & Defense is a trusted and growing platform of C5ISR companies – CALCULEX, Galleon Embedded Computing, and ArgonFDS - bringing over a half-century of rugged, mission-ready, battle-tested experience to bear in aerospace and defense applications. From high-speed data acquisition, data recording and secure, high-density storage, to computing and rugged, clear display of mission data, Spectra delivers the products and subsystems needed for the most demanding military air, land, and sea platforms. With our comprehensive portfolio of rugged products, systems, and solutions, the Spectra family of companies’ customized end-to-end solutions for the C5ISR market help military end-users achieve mission success. Simply put, Spectra's rugged solutions Capture, Process, and Display your mission-critical data in the harshest environmental conditions. In the air, at sea, on land, and in space; We simplify integration.


Data Acquisition

Sensor Recording


Mission Computing

Encrypted Storage

NAS & File Serving

Processing & Routing






Tony Hatten

Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing

Tony Hatten is the Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing for Spectra Aerospace & Defense. He is responsible for overseeing & directing all sales and marketing activities for Spectra to meet the company’s growth targets in the rugged military displays, computing, peripherals, data recorders, and data storage product areas, as well as in the commercial & business jet aviation markets. Tony joined Spectra in April 2021.

Tony brings to Spectra over 30 years of experience as a senior business development executive in the military electronics and avionics market. Before joining Spectra as a member of the Executive Leadership Team, he was VP of Business Development for Avalex Technologies Corporation (now part of Mercury Systems).

Prior to Avalex, Tony was an Aerospace Segment Manager for over seven years at Barco, a Belgian technology company. Prior to this marketing position, he was Western Regional Sales Manager and then Director of Sales for Barco. Tony’s career path also included Senior Director of Sales & Marketing for L3 Communications as well as a Program Manager at Loral Information Display Systems.

A native of Atlanta, Tony was an officer with the United States Air Force prior to joining industry. Tony earned a BSEE degree from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. He also earned an MS in Management Science, with a focus in Systems Management, from the State University of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton in New York.