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Ira Abbott (Ira Herbert Abbott) was born on 18 July, 1906 in United States of America, is an engineer. Discover Ira Abbott's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 82 years old?

Popular As Ira Herbert Abbott
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Age 82 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Born 18 July 1906
Birthday 18 July
Birthplace United States of America
Date of death (1988-11-03)
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Nationality United States

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In recognition for his "outstanding contributions" to airfoil research and his leadership, he was inducted into the first round of the NACA/NASA Hall of Fame on August 13, 2015.


Abbott supervised the X-15, supersonic transport, nuclear rocket and advanced reentry programs. He retired in 1962.


In 1948, he moved to National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA) Headquarters to work as the assistant director of research (aerodynamics), and in 1959 and 1961 he was elevated to the positions of director of advanced research programs in NASA and director of advanced research and technology. He was a Director of Aeronautical and Space Research at NASA between 1959 and 1962. As Assistant Director of NACA, Abbott was decisive in keeping Ames Research Center focused on research instead of moving into operations during the development of the proposed Orbiting Astronomical Observatory in 1960.


Ira H. Abbott (July 18, 1906 - November 3, 1988) was an American aerospace engineer. After graduating from MIT, Abbott started working for Langley Aeronautical Laboratory in 1929. He contributed significantly to the establishment of high-speed research programs and published numerous technical reports on aerodynamics. He eventually attained the post of assistant chief of research at Langley in 1945.