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W. Paul Thayer

Ronald Reagan Administration

**Full Bio Forthcoming**


January 12, 1983-January 4, 1984


Attended the University of Kansas

Served in the U.S. Navy, 1941-1945

Test Pilot; Chief Test Pilot, Chance Vought, 1948; 1949-1950

Flight Test Director; Vice President of Sales, Chance Vought, 1952-1954

President, Chance Vought Aircraft, 1961-1965

President, LTV Aerospace Corporation, 1965-1970

Chairman and CEO, LTV Corporation, 1970-1982