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Aerospace researcher

William Terry Eckert, American Aerospace researcher. Member Phi Eta Sigma.

Background

Eckert, William Terry was born on August 11, 1948 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of Walter Ethelbert Junior and Gracejean (Quintin) Eckert.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics, University Washington, 1970. Master of Science in Applied Mathematics, Santa Clara University, California, 1977. Postgraduate, University Pennsylvania, 1981.

Postgraduate, San Jose State University, 1982.

Career

Research aide, Aerospace Research Laboratory, U.Wash., Seattle, 1969-1970;aerospace research engineer, United States Army Aeromechanics Laboratory, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California, 1970-1979;chief research support division, United States Army Aeroflightdymanics Director, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, 1979-1984;chief research support division, United States Army Aeroflightdymanics Director, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, 1985-1990;assistant director, United States Army Aeroflightdymanics Director, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, 1988-1990;deputy chief Animal Husbandry-64 Apache acquisition team, United States Army Aviation Systems Command, St. Louis, 1984-1985;program manager, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Headquarters, Washington, since 1990. Member National Facility Study, 1993. Speaker, lecturer, technical consultant in field.

Member steering committee National Aeronautics and Space Administration-Army Rotorcraft Technology Conference, Washington, 1986-1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor-in-chief Army Aviation Simulation (Management) Plan, 1988. Editor: Department of Defense Major System Procurement, 1984, Life Focus Journal, 2000, 04. Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member Phi Eta Sigma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: art, skiing, theater, exotic birds, camping.

Connections

Children: Lisa Kristine, Wendy Michelle. Married Sandra Rowe Means, May 12, 1990. Stepchildren: Sarah Joy Means Lohmann, David Charles Means.

father:
Walter Ethelbert Eckert Junior

mother:
Gracejean (Quintin) Eckert

spouse:
Sandra Rowe Means

child:
Lisa Kristine Eckert

child:
Wendy Michelle Eckert

child:
Sarah Joy Means Eckert

child:
David Charles Means Eckert