1. What Personally Identifiable Information Aerospace May Collect from You?
1.1 We may request personally identifiable information from you including, but not limited to, your name, home address, email address and/or telephone number. It is our goal to collect only personally identifiable information than is reasonably necessary to respond to your requests or to enable you to register or to use certain features of this Site. While visiting our Site you may be asked to voluntarily provide personal information in order to accomplish the purpose of your visit. For example, if you are exploring career opportunities you may be asked to provide your email address, residence, education, work experience, and other personal information typically found on a résumé. If you have a business inquiry, you may be asked to supply information regarding your organization, your position, and area(s) of interest. If you are a supplier you may be asked to identify the financial institution you use and provide account numbers. Also, you will be asked to provide your email address to subscribe to information that we provide. The specific information that you may choose to provide will depend on the nature of the transaction to be completed and is always voluntary.
1.2 Generally, your personally identifiable information will not be given out to third parties not affiliated with Aerospace, however, from time to time we may transfer, disclose or share your personally identifiable information with third parties who may be engaged by us specifically to handle and deliver certain online activities. Such third parties will have access to your personally identifiable information needed to perform these functions, but may not use it for other purposes.
1.5 Aerospace may use the Site as an entry into other networked web pages and websites operated by Aerospace and its subsidiaries and affiliates (together, the "Transaction Sites"). Please note that individual Transaction Sites may adopt privacy terms particular to the purpose of such Transaction Site or the transaction(s) taking place on such Transaction Site. As Transaction Sites are generally affiliated with commercial transactions that you or your business may have with Aerospace, particularly those which are password-protected or are subject to subscriptions, you understand that the privacy terms for such sites may differ through terms in separate agreements which may supplement or supersede these terms.
2. Other Types of Information That Aerospace May Collect
2.1 IP Addresses: An Internet protocol address, or IP address, is automatically assigned to your computer when you access the Internet, and is used by web servers to identify your computer. When you access our Site, we may log your IP address, however, your identity will remain anonymous to us. We log the IP addresses for system administration and for auditing the use of our Site. We may also use IP addresses to collect statistical information for marketing and other purposes.
Aerospace uses Google Analytics to collect non-personally identifiable website usage information. Information collected via Google Analytics is not combined with any personally identifiable information that a user may provide to Aerospace. Site users who wish to learn about how Google may use this non-personally identifiable information or wish to opt out should visit http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/ to learn more.
In some instances, we may use tracking scripts or "tracers" that recognize a unique identifier from a cookie placed on your hard drive by another website. These are used by Aerospace solely to gauge the success of our own advertising. For instance, we may use a tracer to determine whether you visit our employment pages after visiting a resume or career site where Aerospace placed a banner ad. We do not use tracers to gather information on your use of the Internet unrelated to Aerospace. Please note that Aerospace does not use tracers to determine your personally identifiable information, and you remain anonymous.
3. Use and Sharing of Personally Identifiable Information
3.1 Information collected from you by Aerospace will not be shared with third parties for purposes other than in support of Aerospace’s business needs and as necessary to facilitate the purpose for which you provided it. In some cases Aerospace may share the information with service providers retained by us to provide services on our behalf. Such information also may be shared in the aggregate with third parties for advertising purposes, to enhance our Site, to enhance our products and services, and to analyze how and where best to use our resources. Third party providers will use your information only to accomplish the task for which they have been retained. Aerospace is a United States company and has operations in many different countries. From whatever place you provide information to this Site, you should expect that it will be processed and viewed in the United States. Your use of this website constitutes your consent for any cross-border data transfer resulting from such use. Your information may also be shared under the following circumstances (i) if we are required to do so by law enforcement authorities or government agencies, and (ii) in connection with investigations or other efforts to prevent illegal activities or pertaining to public safety.
3.2 Although Aerospace is under no obligation to monitor the Site, we may monitor, store, review and disclose to third parties any information, including your personally identifiable information, obtained on or through the Site as may be needed or requested to satisfy any applicable governmental law, regulation, investigation or proceeding. Additionally, we may use IP addresses to identify a particular user if we believe it is needed to enforce compliance with these terms or to protect our company, employees, Site, or customers.
4. How We Protect Personally Identifiable Information
4.1 Aerospace uses reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information you provide to us against loss, misuse, or unauthorized access. All personal information that we collect is protected using industry standard computer security and industrial security practices.
5. Updates to Your Information
6. Children’s Privacy
7. External Links
7.1 Occasionally, you will find links from our Site to independently owned, controlled, and/or managed websites whose content we believe will be of possible interest and value to our visitors.
7.2 We don't control the content of the sites accessed by you via these links. These other sites may send you their own cookies, collect data, or solicit personal information. We do not control these cookies or the content of these third parties.
9. Aerospace Contact Information
Office of the General Counsel
THE AEROSPACE CORPORATION
2350 East El Segundo Blvd.
El Segundo, California 90245