When you grow up with an airport as your backyard view, you just might dream of flying. Learn how this young boy’s dream of flying led him to discover a college that would be tuition-free and teach him how to fly! After graduating from the United States Air Force Academy, Chilton earned his wings and led an incredible career serving as an F-15 squadron weapons officer, instructor pilot, and flight commander until 1984 when selected for the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School.
In 1987 Kevin became a NASA astronaut. In 1992 and 1994 Chilton flew Space Shuttle Endeavour. In 1998 General Chilton resumed his career with the Air Force and earned his fourth star in 2006, assuming command of Air Force Space Command.
General Chilton lives his life with three core values: Faith, Integrity, and Excellence. You will not leave this episode without becoming a better person. Kevin has a subtle mission to find excellence in everyone he meets. I can’t wait for you to meet General Chilton.