William Norwood, United Airlines' first black pilot, retires after 30-year career

February 1996
Jet;2/26/96, Vol. 89 Issue 15, p32
Reports on the retirement of Captain William R. Norwood, the first black pilot hired by the United Airlines and the first black to achieve the rank of captain at the airlines. Honors given to Norwood; Educational background; Career history; Awards received; Norwood's plan in his retirement.


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