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researcher , aerospace company executive

Marco Cornelio Bernasconi, Swiss aerospace company executive, researcher. President Thomas Jefferson Association, Vezia, Switzerland, since 1971. Served with Swiss Air Force. Fellow British Interplanetary Society; member American Institute Aeronautics and Astronautics.

Background

Bernasconi, Marco Cornelio was born on July 13, 1950 in Bellinzona, Ticino, Switzerland. Son of Rinaldo and Cornelia (Necchi) Bernasconi.

Education

Master of Engineering, Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland, 1974. Doctor of Science in Technology, Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland, 1979.

Career

Project engineer, manager space department Contraves AG, Zurich, 1978-1987, technical supervisor space department, since 1987. President Euroavia Zurich, 1973-1974. Consultant Orbitine Unification Ring Satellite Project, Embrach, Switzerland, since 1986.

Membership

President Thomas Jefferson Association, Vezia, Switzerland, since 1971. Served with Swiss Air Force. Fellow British Interplanetary Society.

Member American Institute Aeronautics and Astronautics.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Science divulgation, writing.

Connections

Married Cristina Ghirlanda, May 19, 1979. Children: Alessandro Marco, Massimo Luca.

father:
Rinaldo Bernasconi

mother:
Cornelia (Necchi) Bernasconi

spouse:
Cristina Ghirlanda

children:
Alessandro Marco Bernasconi

Massimo Luca Bernasconi