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Blue, Linden S., 1936-



  • Existence: 1936-

Biographical Note

Linden S. Blue (1936-) is an American businessman within the aviation industry.

Born in 1936, Blue received his pilot's license in 1955 and a bachelor’s degree from Yale University in 1958. He was with Gates Learjet Corporation from 1977 to 1980, serving as executive vice president and general manager, and earlier as head of strategic planning. From 1980 to 1982, he was managing director and CEO of Lear Fan Limited. As of 2022 he is vice chairman of General Atomics.

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Series XIV. Lear Fan Limited, 1942-1947, 1975-1999, undated

Scope and Contents: Lear Fan Limited Series XIV: Lear Fan Limited (LFL) provides a look into the development, production, flight testing, and quest for FAA certification of the Lear Fan 2100, an innovative all-composite airplane that William P. Lear and his team designed in 1976-1977. The series is arranged into eight subseries: administrative records, correspondence, financial records, legal records, photographs, publicity materials, research materials, and ...

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