Flight Instructor: Mike Duc (Duke)
Mike Duc (Duke) is a retired Air Force Officer who started his career in 1972 as a jump forward air controller in the Air Force. Deciding it was more fun to fly than jump from planes he went to the Air Force Academy Prep school and earned an appointment to the Air Force Academy. He graduated and went on to fly T38’s as an instructor and later the A-10 and just recently retired from Southwest Airlines. He earned a Masters degree in Aero Management from Embry Riddle in 1987 and taught as an adjunct instructor. Mike earned his CFI/CFII/MEI in 1981 and brings over 37 years of aviation experience to Black Hound Aviation.