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Aeronautical engineer

Rafael J. Pax, Spanish aeronautical engineer. President Association Educativa Lasterki, Vitoria, 1998-2000. Lieutenant Spanish Air Force, 1983-1985. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Colegio y Asociación de Ingenieros Aeronóuticos de España.

Background

Pax, Rafael J. was born on October 28, 1960 in Mahón, Baleares, Spain. Son of Pedro Pax Pons and Concepción Dolz del Castellar Almonacid.

Education

Master of Science in Aeronautical Engineering, Technology School Aeronautical Engineering, Madrid, 1983. Postgraduate, Hartford Graduate Center, Connecticut, 1986. Master of Business Administration, Institute Director Empresas-CESEM, Bilbao, Spain, 1992.

Career

Maintenance engineer Air Condal S.A., Palma de Mallorca, Baleares, 1984-1985. Aerodynamicist Instituto National Técnica Aerospacialval, Torrejón de Ardoz, Madrid, 1985. Design engineer Sener Tecnica Industrial y Naval, Las Arenas-Bilbao, Vizcaya, Spain, 1985.

Customer performance engineer Pratt & Whitney Aircraft, East Hartford, Connecticut, 1985-1986. Con-Di nozzle design leader Sener Técnica Industrial y Naval, Las Arenas-Bilbao, 1987-1990, mechanical design of aeronautical projects leader, 1990-1993. Director engineering Gamesa Aeronautica, Vitoria, Alava, Spain, 1993-1999.

General manager Gamesa Desarrolles Aeronautical S.A., since 2000. Consultant national Research and Development plan Spanish governor, Madrid, 1998-1999. Member Aeronautical Cluster of Basque Country, Zamudio-Bilbao, Vizcaya, since 1993.

Board directors Centro Técnológico Aeronautical, Miñano-Vitoria. Member structures and materials panel Advisory Group for Aerospace Research and Development, Spain, 1991-1993. Founder Gamesa Aeronautical Engineering Department.

Membership

President Association Educativa Lasterki, Vitoria, 1998-2000. Lieutenant Spanish Air Force, 1983-1985. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Colegio y Asociación de Ingenieros Aeronóuticos de España.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, sailing, hunting, jogging, tennis.

Connections

Married Beatriz Sanchez Socias, March 4, 1988. Children: Beatrix, Rafael, Jaime, Sonsoles, Hugo.

father:
Pedro Pax Pons

mother:
Concepción Dolz

spouse:
Beatriz Sanchez Socias

children:
Beatrix Pax

Rafael Pax

Jaime Pax

Sonsoles Pax

Hugo Pax