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About Tom Gummo
Thomas Lee Gummo, call sign "GummiBear", earned his license at age 19 while working at Piper Aircraft as a tour guide. He graduated from Cal Poly Pomona with a degree in Chemistry and was commissioned through Air Force ROTC. In 1980, he trained to become an F-4G Wild Weasel pilot and later upgraded to Instructor pilot. GummiBear retired in 1992 with 20 years service and went on to build a Harmon Rocket II based on a RV-4. He's now been flying for more than 56 years.
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