Military veteran, community leader Dick Wilson dies at 91

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www.wxxv25.com – Kate Holzhauser – 2022-02-07 14:20:41

Retired Air Force pilot and community leader Dick Wilson has died.

Wilson, 91, who flew 368 missions in Vietnam and the Asian Theater, also served as a test pilot and worked in Area 51 during his military career.

In a 2021 interview with Ricky Mathews on “Coast Vue,” Wilson said he became a pilot because he loved the speed.

“When I started out, I was driving race cars in Indiana,” he said. “Speed was the…

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