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Yves Lambert

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Yves Lambert

4 June 1936
Died27 March 2021
EducationAerospace engineer
Alma materÉcole Polytechnique
French Civil Aviation University
OccupationFormer head of Eurocontrol
Known forHead of the Eurocontrol

Yves Lambert (born 4 June 1936 in Nancy) is a French aerospace engineer. He was head of Eurocontrol from 1994 to 2000.[1]

He was a graduate of the École Polytechnique (1956) and the French Civil Aviation University (1959).[2] Lambert has had a career in civil aviation[3] in Algeria and at the International Civil Aviation Organization.[4] He returned to France to be an air navigation director until 1993.[5]

In 1994, he was nominated head of Eurocontrol. He had this position until 2000.

Yves Lambert is member of the Académie de l'air et de l'espace and the Royal Aeronautical Society.[6]

Awards[change | change source]

Further reading[change | change source]

  • Académie nationale de l'air et de l'espace and Lucien Robineau, Les français du ciel, dictionnaire historique, Le Cherche midi, June 2005, 782 p. (ISBN 2-7491-0415-7), p. 304, LAMBERT, Yves

References[change | change source]

  1. "YVES LAMBERT TAKES OVER AS EUROCONTROL'S SECRETARY-GENERAL". Archived from the original on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 2012-07-05.
  2. (in French)Annuaire des diplômés Archived 2012-06-26 at the Wayback Machine
  3. "Yves Lambert, Director General (1994-2000)". Archived from the original on 2012-08-25. Retrieved 2012-07-05.
  4. (in French)Monsieur Yves LAMBERT Archived 2014-12-11 at the Wayback Machine
  5. (in French)Yves Lambert (France) Archived 2014-12-16 at the Wayback Machine
  6. "Biography of Yves Lambert" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-10-28. Retrieved 2012-07-05.
  7. (in French)Présidence de la République Ordre national du Mérite
  8. (in French)Yves Lambert reçoit les insignes de Commandeur dans l'ONM Archived 2011-09-28 at the Wayback Machine