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Aerospace manufacturing executive

Daniel Jeremiah Haughton, American aerospace manufacturing executive. Named Management Man of Year National Management Association, 1966, Salesman of Year Sales and Marketing Association, Los Angeles, 1970, Employer of Year National Industrial Recreation Association; recipient Award of Achievement National Aviation Club, 1969, Tony Jannus award National Def Transportation Assn, 1970.


Haughton, Daniel Jeremiah was born on September 7, 1911 in near Dora, Alabama, United States. Son of Gayle Senior and Mattie (Davis) Haughton.


Bachelor of Science, University Alabama, 1933. Also Doctor of Laws, University Alabama. Doctor of Laws (honorary), George Washington University, Pepperdine University, 1975.

Doctor of Science (honorary), Clarkson College of Technology.


Cost accountant, Consolidated Aircraft Corporation, San Diego, 1936-1939;with, Lockheed Aircraft Corporation, or its subsidiaries, from 1939;successively systems analyst, coordinator, assistant to vice president Vega Airplane Company, assistant general works manager and assistant to vice president Lockheed Aircraft Corporation, Lockheed Aircraft Corporation, or its subsidiariespresident Airquipment Company and Aerol Company, Inc., assistant general manager Georgia division Lockheed Aircart Corporation, Lockheed Aircraft Corporation, or its subsidiariesgeneral manager, vice president,, Lockheed Georgia Company, 1952-1956;executive vice president, Lockheed Aircraft Corporation, 1956-1961;president, Lockheed Aircraft Corporation, 1961-1967;chairman, Lockheed Aircraft Corporation, 1967-1976;director company and subsidiares, Lockheed Aircraft Corporation. Director United California Bank, Southern California Edison Company.


Chairman National Multiple Sclerosis Society. National chairman Industrial Payroll Savings Campaign, Department Treasury, 1972. Board of Governors American National Red Cross.

Trustee National Space Club Foundation. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, National aeronautics Association, Society Automotive Engineers, Armed Forces Management Association, Association United States Army, Navy League United States, Air Force Association, Aviation Hall of Fame, California Institute Technology Associations, National Defense Transportation Association, National Security Industrial Association (trustee), Aerospace Industries Association (governor), Los Angeles World Affairs Council (director), Harvard Advanced Management Association Southern California, California Club, Capital City Club.


Married Martha Jean Oliver, September 28, 1935.

Gayle Senior Haughton

Mattie (Davis) Haughton

Martha Jean Oliver