He is a member of the Black Aviation Hall of Fame. Rip celebrated his 90th birthday in September with several hundred guests at Wichita's Orpheum Theater.
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A few days earlier, Rip was certified to keep his pilot's license. He is also contributing research to a biography of his mentor "Chief" C. Alfred Anderson, who trained the Tuskegee Airmen. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
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Rip Gooch would look to the sky as airplanes flew overhead and think about escaping to a better life. Alfred Anderson, but found that racist hiring practices among airlines and other companies did not allow employment of black aviators, even those who gained fame as Tuskegee Airmen.
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Rip fought back using business principles instead of violence. In time he built a million-dollar aviation business selling Mooney Aircraft in the Air Capital of the World Wichita, Kansas , accrued 20, flight hours, and became one of the few black politicians in one of the most conservative states in the nation.
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