Committee of Recommendation

Our Committee of Recommendation supports the goals of Stichting Human Powered Flight Nederland. The Committee exists of people from different backgrounds, with an affinity for aerospace. They share an interest in efficiency and lightweight engineering, for a more green aviation future. SHPFN leads by example in a positive and inspiring way.

Ben Droste
Luit Gen bd.
– Former commander of the Royal Netherlands Air Force (1995-2000)
– Former chair of the Dutch Institute for Aerospace Development (NIVR) (2000-09)
– Former dean of the Aerospace Engineering Faculty of TU Delft (2003-07)
– Co-founder of Space Exploration Corporation (2008- 2018)
Marcel van Varik
Lecturer Aerospace Technology & Lightweight Structures at Hogeschool Inholland Delft
Henri Werij
Dean of the Faculty of Aerospace Engineering of TU Delft. Former hang glider pilot.