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Wolfgang George Offik

engineer

Wolfgang George Offik, Swiss engineer. member American Astronautical Society (sr.

Background

Offik, Wolfgang George was born on May 31, 1913 in Davos, Switzerland. Son of Georg Victor and Frieda (Roth) D.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Elec. Engineering, Institute Technology, Karisruhe, Germany, 1934. Master of Science, Institute Technology, Stuttgart, Germany, 1939.

Career

Came to the United States, 1953, naturalized, 1959. Chief advanced design methods Gerhard Fleseler Werke Kassel, Germany, 1938-1942. Executive vice president engineering Bachem-Work Waldsee, Germany, 1942-1945.

Design engineer Lockheed Aircraft, Burbank, California, 1953-1956. Major project leader North America Aviation, Inc., Columbus, Ohio, 1956-1960. Chief technical analysis section Martin Company, Denver 1960-1963.

Senior staff engineer advanced design Chrysler Corporation, Huntsville, Alabama, 1964-1970. Owner Gamco Products, Huntsville, from 1970. Registered profile engineer, Colorado, Alabama Associate fellow American Institute Aeronautics an Astronautics.

Member American Astronautical Society (senior), American Ordnance Association, Air Force Association Home: Huntsville Ala.

Membership

Member American Astronautical Society (sr.

Connections

Married Anna Wuerthner, May 26, 1939. Children: Reiner, Karin Erika, Michael Wolfgang.

father:
Georg Victor D.

mother:
Frieda (Roth) D.

spouse:
Anna Wuerthner

children:
Reiner Offik

Karin Erika Offik

Michael Wolfgang Offik