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Airline executive

Robert Eustace Paul Ford, American airline executive.

Background

Ford, Robert Eustace Paul was born on February 21, 1916 in Waldo, Kansas, United States. Son of Eustace Alkanso and Helen Leona (McChesney) Ford.

Education

Bachelor of Science, State University Kansas, 1937. Master of Arts, University Missouri., 1970. Postgraduate, various universities Latin America and Europe.

Career

Instructor State University Kansas, Hays, 1937-1941. Various positions Pan American Airways, New York, 1941-1949. Advisor to Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, instructor flight school, flight superintendent Trans World Airlines, 1950-1971.

Professor University Maryland, 1971-1981. Consultant Avmark, Arlington, Virginia, since 1981.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Navy League of the United States (life, secretary, board directors, editor Navy League magazine 1986-1989, vice president Europe), American Club of Madrid (executive secretary 1988), Trans World Airlines Club (board directors since 1987, president 1992), Imperial Constantinian Military Order St. George (knight Commander with imperial grace, recorder/archivist), American Knights in Spain (Commander), Orden Soberana y Militar del Temple de Jerusalem, Liga Naval Española.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, music, computers.

Connections

father:
Eustace Alkanso Ford

mother:
Helen Leona (McChesney) Ford