Warner, Edward

Warner, Edward (Pearson)

(1894–1958) aeronautical engineer, international civil servant; born in Pittsburgh, Pa. Teaching at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1920–26), he influenced aeronautic pioneers. As assistant secretary of the navy for aeronautics (1926–29), he assisted the growth of American aviation. He was editor of Aviation (1929–34), an adviser to the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB), and head of the International Civil Aviation Organization (1947–57).
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Atmospheric and tense Ealing melodrama, with Jack Warner, Edward Chapman, John McCallum and Susan Shaw 1947 THE RETURN OF CHARLIE CHAN (five, 3.
With Nigel Davenport, Edward Woodward, Frank Finlay, David Warner, Edward Woodward, Angela Pleasence, Caroline Langrishe and Michael Carter.