Who is Charles “Charlie Taylor”, and why is he is important to so many aerospace mechanics?
Born on May 24, 1868 in Cerro Gordo, IL, Charlie would soon become the most famous airplane mechanic of all time. His biggest notoriety, being the lead mechanic to The Wright Brothers.
Read more about the life of Charlie Taylor by clicking here or any of the other links in blue.
AMTA (Aircraft Maintenance Technicians Association) Director, Ken MacTiernan, is currently working on collecting donations for the bronze bust of Charlie Taylor to be placed in the National Museums of the US Military, as well as Air & Space Museums across the country.
Interested in making a donation?
Contact Ken directly by telephone – (619)395-6681 or via email JetDoctor69@gmail.com
Be sure to check out their ad in this months DOM Magazine.