Lennis L. Higgins


 

Preferred Name: Len

Nickname/Call Sign: Len

Date Of Birth: April 9, 1938

Highest Military Grade Held: Lieutenant Colonel, O5

Hometown: Yuma, AZ

Biography

Civilian activity: October 1987 – September 2001: Project Engineer, EG&G Special Projects

Units Assigned

  • 4/1961-5/1962 Pilot Training, Williams AFB, AZ (T-37/T-33)
  • 5/1962-1/1963 F-100 Operational Training, Luke AFB, AZ (F-100)
  • 3/1963-6/1965 307th Tactical Fighter Squadron/31st Tactical Fighter Wing, Homestead AFB, FL (F-100)
  • 7/1965-4/1968 493rd Tactical Fighter Squadron/48th Tactical Fighter Wing, RAF Lakenheath, England (F-100)
  • 6/1968-9/1968 Fighter Weapons School, Nellis AFB, NV (F-100)
  • 10/1968-10/1969 Wing Wpns Officer, Bien Hoa, Vietnam (F-100)
  • 11/1969-7/1971 Cat III OT&E, Luke AFB, AZ (A-7D)
  • 7/1971-6/1972 OT&E, Davis Monthan AFB, AZ (A-7D)
  • 7/1972-6/1974 Instructor, Ftr Wpns School, Nellis AFB, NV (A-7D)
  • 7/1974-5/1975 Army Command & General Staff College, Ft. Leavenworth, KS
  • 7/1975-6/1979 Fighter Requirements Division, Pentagon
  • 7/1979-5/1983 Sr. Advisor, Iowa Air National Guard, Des Moines, IA (A-7D)
  • 6/1983-7/1986 Chief, Operational Training, RAF Lakenheath, England (F-111F)
  • 7/1986-9/1987 Chief, Weapons & Tactics Division (F-117)
  • 10/1987 Retired from USAF

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

T-37
T-33
F-100
A-7D
F-111 F
F-117

Military Education

  • 1965 SOS
  • 1968 Fighter Weapons School
  • 1974-1975 Command and General Staff College

Civilian Education

  • BS/EE, University of Arizona
  • MA/Administration, University of Northern Colorado
Biography

Biography

Civilian activity: October 1987 – September 2001: Project Engineer, EG&G Special Projects

Units - Education - Awards - Flight Info

Units Assigned

  • 4/1961-5/1962 Pilot Training, Williams AFB, AZ (T-37/T-33)
  • 5/1962-1/1963 F-100 Operational Training, Luke AFB, AZ (F-100)
  • 3/1963-6/1965 307th Tactical Fighter Squadron/31st Tactical Fighter Wing, Homestead AFB, FL (F-100)
  • 7/1965-4/1968 493rd Tactical Fighter Squadron/48th Tactical Fighter Wing, RAF Lakenheath, England (F-100)
  • 6/1968-9/1968 Fighter Weapons School, Nellis AFB, NV (F-100)
  • 10/1968-10/1969 Wing Wpns Officer, Bien Hoa, Vietnam (F-100)
  • 11/1969-7/1971 Cat III OT&E, Luke AFB, AZ (A-7D)
  • 7/1971-6/1972 OT&E, Davis Monthan AFB, AZ (A-7D)
  • 7/1972-6/1974 Instructor, Ftr Wpns School, Nellis AFB, NV (A-7D)
  • 7/1974-5/1975 Army Command & General Staff College, Ft. Leavenworth, KS
  • 7/1975-6/1979 Fighter Requirements Division, Pentagon
  • 7/1979-5/1983 Sr. Advisor, Iowa Air National Guard, Des Moines, IA (A-7D)
  • 6/1983-7/1986 Chief, Operational Training, RAF Lakenheath, England (F-111F)
  • 7/1986-9/1987 Chief, Weapons & Tactics Division (F-117)
  • 10/1987 Retired from USAF

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

T-37
T-33
F-100
A-7D
F-111 F
F-117

Military Education

  • 1965 SOS
  • 1968 Fighter Weapons School
  • 1974-1975 Command and General Staff College

Civilian Education

  • BS/EE, University of Arizona
  • MA/Administration, University of Northern Colorado