Aviation Communications Veteran Swickard Dies

Jim Swickard, a 40-year aviation communications veteran and contributor to Aviation Week's Business & Commercial Aviation (BCA) magazine, died April 14 from a heart attack at home in Tucson, Ariz. He was 68. Swickard most recently edited the Intelligence column for BCA, and had edited Aviation Week...

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