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Airline company executive

George Alexander Tingley, American airline company executive. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Operations Research Society Switzerland, Airline Group International Federation Operational Research Societies (member governing council 1975-1981, 1984-1990, president 1985-1988).

Background

Tingley, George Alexander was born on June 20, 1928 in Providence. Son of Edgar Burton and Alice Irene (MacDonald) Tingley.

Education

AB, Brown University, 1951. Master of Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1961. Doctor of Science in Technology, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, 1980.

Career

Engineer N. American Aviation, 1954—1955. Sales engineer G. M. Giannini and Epsco, 1955—1958. Test engineer Douglas Aircraft Company, Santa Monica, California, 1959—1962.

European sales manager Munzig International, Inc., Zurich, Switzerland, 1962—1965. Division manager operations research, science programming Swissair, 1969—1984. Consultant, since 1985.

Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1951-1953.

Membership

Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Operations Research Society Switzerland, Airline Group International Federation Operational Research Societies (member governing council 1975-1981, 1984-1990, president 1985-1988).

Connections

Married Katharina Regina Schenker, August 23, 1968. 1 child Vanessa Alexandra.

father:
Edgar Burton Tingley

mother:
Alice Irene (MacDonald) Tingley

spouse:
Katharina Regina Schenker

child:
Vanessa Alexandra Tingley