Showing posts with label John Lear Affidavit. Show all posts
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Monday, March 26, 2012

John Lear 9/11 Affidavit


Jerry V. Leaphart #jl4468
Jerry V. Leaphart & Assoc., P.C.
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Danbury, CT 06810
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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK

DR. MORGAN REYNOLDS, on behalf of       
The United States of America  
:
:
Plaintiff,  :
ECF CASE
vs. :
:
07 CIV 4612 (GBD)
:
January 28, 2008
SCIENCE APPLICATIONS
INTERNATIONAL CORP., et al
:
:
Defendants.  :
AFFIDAVIT
STATE OF NEVADA :
COUNTY OF CLARK :


JOHN LEAR, of full age, being duly sworn, deposes and says:


I.


1. I am 65 years of age, a retired airline captain and former CIA pilot with over 19,000 hours of flight time, over 11,000 of which are in command of 3 or 4 engine jet transports, have flown over 100 different types of aircraft in 60 different countries around the world. I retired in 2001 after 40 years of flying.

2. I am the son of Learjet inventor, Bill Lear, and hold more FAA airman certificates than any other FAA certificated airman. These include the Airline Transport Pilot certificate with 23 type ratings, Flight Instructor, Flight Engineer, Flight Navigator, Ground Instructor, Aircraft Dispatcher, Control Tower Operator and Parachute Rigger.

3. I flew secret missions for the CIA in Southeast Asia, Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa between 1967 and 1983.



4. During the last 17 years of my career I worked for several passenger and cargo airlines as Captain, Check Airman and Instructor. I was certificated by the FAA as a North Atlantic (MNPS) Check Airman. I have extensive experience as command pilot and instructor in the Boeing 707, Douglas DC-8 and Lockheed L-1011.

5. I checked out as Captain on a Boeing 707 in 1973 and Captain on the Lockheed L-1011 in 1985.

6. I hold 17 world records including Speed Around the World in a Lear Jet Model 24 set in 1966 and was presented the PATCO (Professional Air Traffic Controller's Association) award for Outstanding Airmanship in 1968. I am a Senior Vice-Commander of the China Post 1, the American


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