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Aviation in Montana

Feature Story

Featured Speaker Col Clarence E. "Bud" Anderson

Feature Story - Aviation Conference Luncheon Guest Speaker Patty Mitchell
Bud Anderson sitting on the P-51 Mustang "Old Crow."

Col Anderson is a WWII Triple Ace fighter pilot and a veteran military experimental test pilot who will be speaking at this years Aviation Conference.

During WWII he served two combat tours escorting heavy bomber’s over Europe in the P-51 Mustang during November 1943 through January 1945. He flew 116 combat missions (480 hrs.) and destroyed 16 1/4 enemy aircraft in aerial combat and another one on the ground. He has an extensive flight testing background spanning over a 25 year period. At Wright-Patterson AFB OH he was a fighter test pilot and later became Chief of Fighter Operations.

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