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educator , Aerospace engineer

Boris Laschka, Croatian, German aerospace engineer, educator. Recipient Order of Merit, Republic of Germany, 1989, Star of Merit Nararya, Republic of Indonesia, 1994, Maurice-Roy award, 2004; named Outstanding Man of 21st Century American Biographical Institute.


Laschka, Boris was born on August 6, 1934 in Zagreb, Croatia. Son of Helmut and Stefanie Laschka.


Diploma in engineering, Technology University Munich, 1958. Doctor in Engineering, Technology University Munich, 1962. Professor (honorary), Technology University Munich, 1976.

Professor (honorary), Northwestern Polytech. University, Xian, China, 1989.


Director flight physics Messerschmitt-Boelkow-Blohm, Munich, 1958—1978, program manager Technology Tornado, 1973—1978. Program manager flight physics Deutsche Airbus, 1969—1978. Professor aerospace engineering Braunschweig Technology University, Germany, 1978—1986, Technology University Munich, 1986—1999.

Consultant, Messerschmitt-Bölkow-Blohm (now European Aeronautic Defense and Space Company), 1978-1999, Indonesian A/C Industry, Bandung, 1978-1998, advisor aeronautics, Minister Research and Development, Jakarta, Indonesia, 1978-1999. President state.


  • Other Work

    • Co-editor Journal Flight Technology and Space Research ZFW, (in German) 1980.


Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (honorary), International Academy Astronautics, National Air and Space Academy France, Ludwig-Prandtl-Ring, German Aerospace Society (president, vice president, member council 1966-1999, life 2002), International Council Aeronautical Sciences (life. President 1986-1990, executive committee 1976-2002, International Council Aeronautical Sciences Maurice Roy award, 2004).


  • Other Interests

    Skiing, golf, music, literature.


Married Ingrid Laschka. Children: Almut Laschka-Franz, Elke Laschka-Kloiber.

Helmut Laschka

Stefanie Laschka

Ingrid Laschka

Almut Laschka-Franz Laschka

Elke Laschka-Kloiber Laschka