Department of Aviation

Carl Thompson

Carl Thompson

Lecturer and Captain, Delta Air Lines, Retired

Captain Thompson, Delta Air Lines, Retired, served in the USAF and Tennessee Air National Guard as an Aircraft Commander on the KC-135A. In the USAF, Captain Thompson served as the squadron safety officer. At Delta Air Lines, he flew the DC-8, B-727, 737, 757, 767 and L-1011. Captain Thompson spent 9 years in the Delta Flight Training Department and was a senior instructor on the B-737. Captain Thompson holds an undergraduate degree in Aviation Management from Auburn University and a graduate degree in Management from Central Michigan University.

Last Updated: December 03, 2018