John Fredrickson retired from Boeing in 2011 as a senior manager after 36 years in various departments (Flight Test, International Traffic, and Finance). Military service consisted of four years of active duty followed by 17 years with the USAF Reserve. A one-year assignment with the B-52 unit (307th Strategic Wing) at U-Tapao Airfield earned him the Vietnam Service Medal. His education includes an MBA with emphasis in accounting. John is married, and both sons are accomplished engineers working in aerospace.

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