Dr. S. Harry Robertson III Historical

Dr. S. Harry Robertson III Historical (HM1XXV)

Location: Mesa, AZ 85215 Maricopa County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 27.154', W 111° 44.123'

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Commemorative Air Force
Arizona Military Aviation
Walk of Honor
Proudly Recognizes
Dr. S. Harry Robertson III
1934 —
Father of Crashworthy Fuel Systems

Dr. S. Harry Robertson, a life-long Arizonan, has made unique contributions to military and commercial aviation. They can be summarized in three words: "They saved lives!" As an Air Force pilot and crash investigator in the 1950s, he developed an abiding interest in reducing aircraft fires and improving crash survivability. Thousands of pilots, crewmen and passengers who might otherwise have died in helicopter accidents are living tribute to Robertson who pioneered crashworthy fuel systems. Robertson Fuel Systems, founded in 1976, remains active in Tempe. DR. Robertson and his wife reside in Phoenix, AZ.     February 2012
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HM NumberHM1XXV
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Year Placed2012
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 431655 N 3701702
Decimal Degrees33.45256667, -111.73538333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 27.154', W 111° 44.123'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 27' 9.24" N, 111° 44' 7.38" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)480, 602
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2055 N Greenfield Rd, Mesa AZ 85215, US
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