Daniel Glaser

Daniel Glaser

LRL Aviation
PO Box 13
Dayton , OH 45409
Mobile: 720-935-3266

Mr. Glaser is an aeronautical engineer and pilot with over 20 years experience in the design, test, certification, and operation of airplanes. He specializes in airplane performance, loss of control, flight test, flying qualities, certification, and pilot training. He's an FAA Designated Engineering Representative (DER), an Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) with over 2,700 hours of flight time in over 45 airplane models, a Certified Flight Instructor (CFI), and a licensed Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic (A&P).

His clients value his ability to incorporate a wide range of information into an understandable, instructive, plain-language assessment of the relevant facts.

Areas of Expertise
  • Accident Investigation
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Airports/Airlines
  • Aviation
  • Black Box/Data Recorder
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Safety

Expert Background
Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: M.S. Aerospace Engineering, University of Colorado
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois
FAA - Designated Engineering Representative (DER)
FAA - Airline Transport Pilot (ATP)
FAA - Certificated Flight Instructor (CFI)
FAA - Airframe & Powerplane Mechanic (A&P)
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: Society of Flight Test Engineers (SFTE)
Airplane Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA)
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Loss of Control In-Flight (presented to Bombardier engineers & pilots, Flight Safety International instructors, IMC Club, and Canadian Aeronautics and Space Institute)
Simulator's Role in Flight Operations: From Conceptual Engineering Design to Pilot Training (Bombardier Flight Simulation Symposium)
Simulation Based Analysis of Uncommanded High-Thrust Scenarios (Bombardier Flight Simulation Symposium)
Understanding Angle of Attack (IMC Club)

Aerobatics Flight Instructor
Active member of Toastmasters International (Advanced Communicator)
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: No
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Airplane accident, Experimental Flight Test, Pilot-Vehicle Interface, Airplane Generalist (ability to summarize a range of complex, inter-related data; able to identify exploitable statements in opposing experts' assessment)
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Consulting, Data Review, Deposition Review, Review OEM engineering & flight test data, Interpretation of complex issues and their relation to one another


Available Upon Request