RFT 029: Forward Air Controller and U-2 Pilot John Swanson

May 22, 2016

John Swanson was an All-American fencing champion at the Air Force Academy, then became a Forward Air Controller (FAC) in Vietnam and Laos. Following his combat tours, he became a T-38 Instructor Pilot and a U-2 pilot in the Air Force, then flew for Delta Airlines. He now flies fractional jets.

For information on the Raven FAC mission, visit www.ravens.org.