Jean-Francois Guery

ArianeGroup SASSolid Propulsion Engineering

Jean-Francois Guery has spent 28 years in solid propulsion, from research studies on solid propellants and solid rocket motors design, addressing in the 90’s topics like combustion instabilities and thrust oscillations, up to design model now used on Ariane 6 (AIAA 2008 SRTC Best Paper Award). He was Program Director, then CTO of Europropulsion from 2013 to 2018, managing the production of Ariane 5 and Vega P80 solid rocket motors, and the development of the P120C for Ariane 6 and Vega C. He is now vice-director of Solid Propulsion Engineering in ArianeGroup. Jean-Francois Guery is also an AIAA Associate Fellow.


International Astronautical Congress 2018

1–5 October 2018

Bremen, Germany