Franklin Augustus Bio
Franklin J.P. Augustus was born in 1950 and from New Orleans, United States. He is a world’s only black civilian air-show acrobatic pilot.
Nancy Parker, who worked as a journalist for WVUE Fox 8 News for 27 years, was killed alongside pilot Franklin J.P. Augustus, who was a member of the Louisiana group that honored Tuskegee Airmen.https://t.co/PVqkfoCUh8
— New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) August 17, 2019
Franklin Augustus Age
How old was Franklin Augustus? Franklin Augustus was born on 1950 and from New Orleans, the United States and he was 69 years old as of 2019. However, there is not much information about his father, mother, and siblings.
Franklin Augustus Stunt Pilot
BREAKING: Trailblazing stunt pilot Franklin Augustus killed alongside Nancy Parker in tragic New Orleans crash.
Augustus was president of local chapter of Tuskegee Airmen and long claimed to be the lone, licensed black stunt pilot in the world.
— NOLA.com (@NOLAnews) August 17, 2019
Augustus was a certified flight instructor and he also partnered with The Drug Fighter, an organization that seeks to prevent substance abuse, youth violence, gang affiliation and crime among youth. Where the member would dress up as superheroes to try and persuade kids to stay away from drugs.
Moreover, the organization aimed to help children from the inner city who might have no experience in flying to develop math and computer skills that would later help them in aviation.