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Aeronautical engineer

David John Paisley, British aeronautical engineer. Recipient Royal Aeronautical Society annual award, 1978. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Helicopter Society.

Background

Paisley, David John was born on October 27, 1955 in Sunderland, Durham, England. Came to the United States 1985. Son of Cyril and Louise (Metcalf) Paisley.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honours, University Manchester, England, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Cranfield Institute of Technology, Bedford, England, 1982.

Career

Engineer British Aerospace, Lancashire, England, 1974-1979. Research assistant Cranfield Institute of Technology, Bedford, 1979-1982. Senior engineer Canadair Ltd., Montreal, 1982-1985.

Technical specialist Boeing Helicopters, Philadelphia, 1985-1990. Senior specialist engineer configuration analysis and design Boeing Commercial Airplane Group, Seattle, since 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Helicopter Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, handbell ringing, reading.

Connections

Married Susan Elizabeth Stevenson, September 10, 1977.

father:
Cyril Paisley

mother:
Louise (Metcalf) Paisley

spouse:
Susan Elizabeth Stevenson