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Dick Jonas - FU Hero

By Jolly on April 3, 2012 in FU Heroes

Lt Col Dick Jonas is the pied piper of fighter pilot music. He showed us the soul of a fighter pilot during War time. He was able to do that because he’s one of us.Read More >

John Meyer - FU Hero

By Jolly on August 26, 2011 in FU Heroes

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Claire Chennault - FU Hero

By Jolly on July 21, 2010 in FU Heroes

The faculty at FU is proud to add Lieutenant General Claire Lee Chennault to it’s Hall of Heros.  Claire Chennault was a contentious officer, and a fierce advocate of "pursuit" or fight-interceptor aircraft during the 1930s when the U.Read More >

Willaim Thaw - FU Hero

By Rowdy on January 8, 2010 in FU Heroes

William Thaw.  Many historians believe that the first American to be involved in aerial combat was Bill Thaw and, as such, is at least in the discussion of who was the first American fighter pilot.Read More >

Phil Straley - FU Hero

By Borg on November 20, 2009 in FU Heroes

Phil "Strales" Straley.  We have often written about our heroes here at this distinguished institution of higher learning.Read More >

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