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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Aviation & Aerospace

Specialty Focus: Aircraft performance, Airline pilot, Aviation accidents, Aviation instruction and training, Charter flying, Cockpit crew performance, Commercial aviation, Commuter airlines, Flight safety standards, Flight simulators, International flight operations, Military aviation

Education: BBA, University of Texas


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Richard Levy is an aviation enthusiast and subject matter expert with a 50-year aviation career culminating with roles as Captain and Pilot Check Airman at American Airlines. He is an accomplished Commercial, Private and Transport Pilot with an accumulation of over 4,000 hours in General Aviation Aircraft, 2,000 hours in Military Jets & Transports, and well over 30,000 hours in Boeing 727,757/767 and 777 Aircrafts. He is FAA Certified and well-versed in FAA rules and regulations, and able to interpret the rules and regulations of different airlines. He is an articulate and positive communicator, skilled at presenting complex technical information to diverse audiences including pilots, attorneys, the government, and media. Captain Levy flies for a commercial airline as Captain of a B-777. Regions flown include the United States, South America, Russia, Europe, China, India, Middle East, Japan, South Korea, Polar Operations, ETOPS, North Atlantic, and the North Pacific.