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Monsieur Frederik Johannes ABBINK

Frederik Johannes ABBINK

Professeur - Ingénieur - Ancien Directeur Général NLR

Date de naissance : 06/10/1944

Lieu de naissance : Rotterdam (Pays-Bas)

 


Career: 1962-68: TU Delft, Faculty for Electrical Engineering. 1967-69: Royal Netherlands Navy, LTZ E2-KMR. National Aerospace Laboratory NLR: 1969-82: project leader at the NLR Electronics Dept. 1982-88: head of the NLR Flight test and Helicopters Dept: 1988-95: technical director NLR; 1995-20010 general director NLR. Other activities: 1970-88: private pilot licence. 1980-97: part-time professor in Aircraft Instrumentation TU Delft. 1996-98: program director Aeronautics at DLR, 1993-99: visiting professor to ITB, NAL, and Helsinki University. Past member of Garteur Council, NATO RTB, EU TAG, past president ICAS, CEAS and NVvL. Present functions: Member of EU CS2 Scientific Committee, Chairman Board of CompoWorld and of NedAero. Member advisory Boards of NSO and KNVvL.

Medals & distinctions: Officer in the NL Royal Order of Oranje Nassau, Honorary Fellow AIAA, CEAS Gold Medal, Fellow RAes, Honorary member PSAA. Honorary member VSV.

Works & publications: Trends in Airline Avionics. Aeronautics and Electronics. Trends in Airliner Flight Deck Design. Integrated Free Flight and 4D Gate to Gate ATM, Promises, Possibilities and Problems. Aeronautics for Europe; A Partnership for R&Tech. and European Growth.


Air & Space Academy:
Board of governors: Membership:
None. Foreign associate member ( 2004 )
Regular member ( 2007 )
Section(s): Commission(s):
2 - Applied sciences and technology (member)
None.


Events diary
Du robot à l’avion automatisé
Tuesday 28 November 2017
42nd COSPAR Scientific Assembly
Saturday 14 July 2018
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Recently published
Annals 2016 Annals 2016
Lexique franglais-français de termes aéronautiques courants et recueil de barbarismes usuels. French version only Lexique franglais-français de termes aéronautiques courants et recueil de barbarismes usuels. French version only
Dossier No 41 - Missing Aircraft. An issue facing air transport Dossier No 41 - Missing Aircraft. An issue facing air transport
The Opinions No.8 on the European Strategy for Aviation proposed by the European Commission The Opinions No.8 on the European Strategy for Aviation proposed by the European Commission
Tribute to André Turcat Tribute to André Turcat





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