|Education||Massachusetts Institute of Technology|
|Institutions||Langley Research Center|
|Practice name||Compressibility Research Division|
John Stack (1906–1972) was an aerospace engineer. He won the Collier trophy, in 1947 and 1951.
Stack was born in Lowell, Massachusetts, and graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He worked at Langley Research Center from 1928 to 1962, and Republic Aircraft Corporation, from 1962 to 1971. He died in 1972.
He worked on transonic flight. He was part of the Bell X-1 team. He worked with the Variable Density Tunnel, on compressible airflow.