Lanny T. G. Lancaster


Preferred Name: Lanny
Nickname/Call Sign: “44”
Date Of Birth: September 7, 1940
Highest Military Grade Held: Colonel, O6
Hometown: Granbury, TX

Biography

Units Assigned

  • 1962-1963 UPT, Reese AFB, TX
  • 1963 CCTS, Sewart AFB, TN, C-130
  • 1963 USAF Basic Survival School, Stead AFB, NV
  • 12/1963-3/1965 35th TCS, Naha AB, Okinawa, C-130A
  • 3/1965-12/1966 838th Air Division, Forbes AFB, KS, Command Post Controller, C-130B
  • 2/1967-7/1967 CCTS, Luke AFB, AZ, Student, F-100
  • 9/1967-3/1968 35th TFS, Bien Hoa AB, RVN, Pilot, F-100
  • 3/1968-9/1968 Operation Commando Sabre, Phu Cat AB, RVN, Pilot, F-100 11/1968-12/1969 79th TFS, RAF Woodbridge
  • 1/1970-12/1970 20th TFW, RAF Upper Heyford, Pilot/Plans Officer, F-100
  • 1/1971-2/1971 F-4 Category IV, Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ, F-4
  • 2/1971-4/1971 25th TFS, Ubon RTAFB, Thailand, Pilot/Flight Commander, F-4
  • 5/1971-5/1972 8th TFW, Chief, Strike Scheduling
  • 5/172-9/1972 Chief, Out-Country Strike Planning, 7AF/MACV
  • 11/1972-4/1974 1st Brigade, 82nd Airborne Div., Fort Bragg, NC
  • 5/1974-11/1977 DCS/R&D, HQ USAF, Washington, DC, Fighter Weapons Requirements Officer
  • 11/1977-5/1978 USAF, Executive Officer, Special Assistant to COS
  • 5/1978-5/1980 Tactical Air Command, Special Assistant, Commander
  • 5/1980-8/1982 474th TFW, Nellis AFB, NV, Chief of Safety, then Assistant Deputy for Operations, F-4/F-16
  • 9/1982-4/1984 Clark AB, RP, Assistant Deputy Commander for Ops and Intelligence/Air Defense Commander of the Philippines
  • 5/1984-6/1986 HQ, Andrews AFB, MD, Air Force Systems Command, Director, Tactical Systems Requirements and Plans, Hq Air Force Systems Command
  • Retired, 1 July 1986

Awards & Decorations

 Silver Star
 Legion of Merit

Flight Info

C-130 A/B
F-100
F-4
F-16

Military Education

1966 USAF Squadron Officers School (correspondence)
1977 USAF Air Command and Staff College (seminar)

Civilian Education

1962 BS-General Science, USAFA
1981 MBA, Embry Riddle University, (Distinguished Graduate)
1982-1983 Postgrad studies, MS/Management, University of Southern California

The F-100 Engine, by Lanny TG Lancaster Affiliation: 474 Tactical Fighter Wing, Nellis AFB, NV, Russel E Eshbach Affiliation: Pratt & Whitney Aircraft, West Palm Beach, FL

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Biography

Biography

Units - Education - Awards - Flight Info

Units Assigned

  • 1962-1963 UPT, Reese AFB, TX
  • 1963 CCTS, Sewart AFB, TN, C-130
  • 1963 USAF Basic Survival School, Stead AFB, NV
  • 12/1963-3/1965 35th TCS, Naha AB, Okinawa, C-130A
  • 3/1965-12/1966 838th Air Division, Forbes AFB, KS, Command Post Controller, C-130B
  • 2/1967-7/1967 CCTS, Luke AFB, AZ, Student, F-100
  • 9/1967-3/1968 35th TFS, Bien Hoa AB, RVN, Pilot, F-100
  • 3/1968-9/1968 Operation Commando Sabre, Phu Cat AB, RVN, Pilot, F-100 11/1968-12/1969 79th TFS, RAF Woodbridge
  • 1/1970-12/1970 20th TFW, RAF Upper Heyford, Pilot/Plans Officer, F-100
  • 1/1971-2/1971 F-4 Category IV, Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ, F-4
  • 2/1971-4/1971 25th TFS, Ubon RTAFB, Thailand, Pilot/Flight Commander, F-4
  • 5/1971-5/1972 8th TFW, Chief, Strike Scheduling
  • 5/172-9/1972 Chief, Out-Country Strike Planning, 7AF/MACV
  • 11/1972-4/1974 1st Brigade, 82nd Airborne Div., Fort Bragg, NC
  • 5/1974-11/1977 DCS/R&D, HQ USAF, Washington, DC, Fighter Weapons Requirements Officer
  • 11/1977-5/1978 USAF, Executive Officer, Special Assistant to COS
  • 5/1978-5/1980 Tactical Air Command, Special Assistant, Commander
  • 5/1980-8/1982 474th TFW, Nellis AFB, NV, Chief of Safety, then Assistant Deputy for Operations, F-4/F-16
  • 9/1982-4/1984 Clark AB, RP, Assistant Deputy Commander for Ops and Intelligence/Air Defense Commander of the Philippines
  • 5/1984-6/1986 HQ, Andrews AFB, MD, Air Force Systems Command, Director, Tactical Systems Requirements and Plans, Hq Air Force Systems Command
  • Retired, 1 July 1986

Awards & Decorations

 Silver Star
 Legion of Merit

Flight Info

C-130 A/B
F-100
F-4
F-16

Military Education

1966 USAF Squadron Officers School (correspondence)
1977 USAF Air Command and Staff College (seminar)

Civilian Education

1962 BS-General Science, USAFA
1981 MBA, Embry Riddle University, (Distinguished Graduate)
1982-1983 Postgrad studies, MS/Management, University of Southern California

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The F-100 Engine, by Lanny TG Lancaster Affiliation: 474 Tactical Fighter Wing, Nellis AFB, NV, Russel E Eshbach Affiliation: Pratt & Whitney Aircraft, West Palm Beach, FL

Link to article: Lanny T G Lancaster Affiliation: 474 Tactical Fighter Wing, Nellis AFB, NVRussel E Eshbach Affiliation: Pratt & Whitney Aircraft, West Palm Beach, FL
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