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Kusagaya Tairo

researcher , surveyor , aeronautical engineer

Kusagaya Tairo, Japanese aeronautical engineer, researcher, surveyor. Registered national land surveyor Japan, 1989. Member of Japan Aircraft Pilot Association, Japan Society Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Japan Society Aeronautical and Space Sciences, Japan Bouyant Flight Association (secretary 1992—2008).

Background

Tairo, Kusagaya was born on March 15, 1965 in Ohta, Japan. Son of Mutsuo and Chiiko Watanabe Kusagaya.

Education

Master of Science in Engineering, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Technology, 2001. Doctor of Philosophy in Planetary Atmospheric Flight Airship, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Technology, 2007.

Career

Land surveyor Geography Survey Institute, Land, Infrastructure and Transportation Ministry, Tsukuba, Japan, 1988—1992. Manager airship Research and Development Skypia Limited company, Shibuya, Japan, 1992—1999. President Airship Technology and Survey Technology, Chofu, Japan, since 1999.

Associate professor department aerospace engineering Tokyo Metropolitan University, 2009—2010. Airship boardman operations department Comprehensive Research Organization Science and Society, Tsuchiura, Japan, 2005—2007. Lecturer in field.

Achievements

  • Registered national land surveyor Japan, 1989.

Works

  • Editor: Buoyant Flight, 1992, 15th edition, 2008.

Membership

Member of Japan Aircraft Pilot Association, Japan Society Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Japan Society Aeronautical and Space Sciences, Japan Bouyant Flight Association (secretary 1992—2008).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Flying, boating, kendo, ice skating, painting.

Connections

Married Yoko Komine Kusagaya, January 1, 1997. 1 child Yudai.

father:
Mutsuo Kusagaya

mother:
Chiiko Watanabe Kusagaya

spouse:
Yoko Komine Kusagaya

child:
Yudai Tairo