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Robert Busbey Young

mechanic engineer.

Robert Busbey Young, American mechanic engineer. Recipient Science Achievement award California Wing, Air Force Association, 1959-1960; Propulsion award American Rocket Society, 1961; Public Service award National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1969; registered professional engineer, California.

Background

Young, Robert Busbey was born on September 23, 1917 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Lincoln A. and Mabel (Busbey) Young.

Education

Bachelor of Science, California Institute Technology, 1940.

Career

With Aerojet-General Corporation, 1943-1979, vice president liquid rocket plant, 1957-1963, vice president, general manager Sacramento plant, 1963-1969, vice president propulsion div., 1967-1969, corporate vice president engineering and quality assurance, 1969-1979. Director industrial operations Marshall Space Flight Center National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Huntsville, Alabama, 1963-1964.

Membership

Member science advisory board United States Air Force. Member subcommittee on rocket engines National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington. Fellow American Institute Aeronautics an Astronautics (aerospace technical council 1969-1979).

Connections

Married Ann Dickie, October 5, 1940. Children: Patricia Webster, Robert Busbey, Deborah Annual.

father:
Lincoln A. Young

mother:
Mabel (Busbey) Young

spouse:
Ann Dickie

children:
Patricia Webster Young

Robert Busbey Young

Deborah Ann Young