Flying Tiger Line
Pilots Association

Bill Dukich

In Memoriam

August 16, 1927 - May 31, 2018

Bill was originally hired as a Flight Engineer with the Flying Tiger Line in July 1961 but subsequently upgraded to the front seat.  Below is his official obituary:

William Dukich passed away on May 31st, 2018 at the age of 90. He was born in Pennsylvania on August 16, 1927 and was a longtime resident of San Pedro, California. William was a international pilot who retired with the Flying Tigers, which we all know now as FedEx. He is survived by his nieces, nephews and close friends. A memorial was held for William Dukich on July 8th, 2018.Please sign the guestbook at  

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