|January 22, 1907
|Douglas Corrigan age
|113 YEARS OLD
|Dec 9, 1995 (age 88)
Douglas Corrigan, widely recognized as a skilled pilot, has established a remarkable net worth of approximately $20 million by 2024. Hailing from Texas, Corrigan has become a symbol of passion and determination in the aviation industry. His notable achievements as a pilot have propelled him to notoriety, making him a revered figure in the state. With his exceptional talent and unwavering dedication, Corrigan has not only amassed significant wealth but also garnered immense respect and admiration from aviation enthusiasts worldwide.
Became more than just another aviator after he piloted a FLIGHT from Brooklyn, New York all the way to Ireland though the FLIGHT was intended to return back to Long Beach, California. He claimed it was a navigational error but it is assumed to have been deliberate.
He was about 18 years-old when he started taking flying lessons and made his first solo FLIGHT on March 25, 1986.
He was one of the builders of the
He was given the name Clyde Groce Corrigan after his father but changed it to Douglas later in his life.
He viewed Charles Lindbergh as a hero.