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CFAA INSTRUCTOR AWARDED FAA HONOR: Walter Houghton Named Wright Brothers Master Pilot

Walter Houghton Named Wright Brothers Master Pilot

LAKELAND, FL – (April 12, 2013) – Central Florida Aerospace Academy instructor Walter Houghton was designated a Wright Brothers Master Pilot by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) at Sun 'n Fun.

The award recognizes airmen who have contributed to and maintained safe flight operations for 50 or more years. Recipients are pilots who have advanced the aviation industry for not only current generations, but future ones as well.

Doug Murphy, FAA Southern Region Regional Administrator, bestowed the award on Houghton, who currently serves as a teacher at CFAA.

For more information on the FAA Wright Brothers Master Pilot Awards, please visit https://www.faasafety.gov/content/MasterPilot/default.aspx.

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View the awards ceremony here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z1qIAPOw0u8

Mr. Houghton's award begins at 21min 50sec.

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