This gallery pays tribute to Captain Bill Settle Jr who flew his final flight for American Airlines on April 28th, 2019. For 39 years, Captain Settle Jr. flew for Piedmont Airlines, USAir and American Airlines.
His final flight was American Airlines Flight 721, which departed Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino International Airpot at 11:15AM and landed at 3:45PM(EST) on runway 18C at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. In honor of his last flight, the air traffic controllers at Charlotte Douglas International Airport referred to this flight as Piedmont 721.
Captain Settle Jr.,
Kevin R. Clemmons Photography thanks you for your service and wishes you a happy retirement!
Captain Bill Settle Jr. making his final landing in Charlotte, NC