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75 Years of Aerospace Research in the Netherlands. 1919 - by Jan A. van der Bliek

By Jan A. van der Bliek

One other e-book entitled '75 Years of Aerospace examine within the Netherlands', written in English, unfolds the heritage of the NLR and it really is predecessors.It was once released in 1994 and is out of print for a very long time now, yet made on hand back in electronic shape on the site of the NLR ancient Museum.

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With the advent of large computers and flight simulators many studies on the behavior of aircraft aie carried out in the laboratory. In addition, with the introduction of flight control systems the emphasis is often on developing the proper control laws long before the aircraft flies. 3Maj Jan L. Flinterman had escaped to the UK during the Second World War. From there he had flown over 400 missions with Spitfires. After the war he served with the Royal Netherlands Air Force and after his retirement from the Air Force he seNed for some time with the NIVR.

In 1949 the number of peisonnel was reduced by 15 through natural attiition but in the middle of 1950 the Board had to decide that a further 59 employees had to be released before the end of 1950. Such measures had a disastrous effect on the morale of the peisonnel, particularly in a time fiame when there was a general shortage 01 technical personnel in the country. In fact by the end of 1950 there were 204 employees, compared to 304 early in 1949. A reduction of the personnel by one third in about one year is very serious indeed.

Van dsr Neut learned that the design had been frozen in 1942. before his work vvas completed. The personnel Although the total contract work-load of the laboratory decreased dramatically during the five years of tile war, the personnel increased by 4096! Obviously the laboratory served as a 'legalized' hiding place. Anotlier factor contributing to that effect was also that the efficiency of the operation dropped very much as it did in the country as a wliole. The combined Annual Reports of NLL over tlie years 1944 and 1945, published in 1946, give a summary of the events during the period of 1940 -1 945.

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