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Mr. Ronnie Mitchell, Director

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Donald Duncan (on the left) and his son J. Robert Duncan have been highly influential in Nebraska aviation and aviation business worldwide. Countless aviation professionals learned their trade at Duncan Aviation. Donald was an extraordinary salesman who entered aviation in 1956 opening a Beech dealership in Omaha, Nebraska. Robert had an active interest in aviation and the family business, soloing at age sixteen and working all of his extra hours at Duncan Aviation. He became the president of Duncan Aviation at age 26. Duncan Aviation garnered one of six original Learjet dealerships. The business grew dramatically, becoming a One Stop Service Center, a leader in business aviation, and a progressive, cutting-edge, family-owned business. Robert Duncan has participated in many different aviation organizations including The National Business Aircraft Association, the National Aviation Transportation Association, and the National Aircraft Resale Association. He is the recipient of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Entrepreneur of the Year award and Creighton University’s Family Business award.

 

 

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