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The Tailhook Educational Foundation

2017 Scholarships

James Corcoran

James Corcoran

LCDR KEVIN “KOJAK” DAVIS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP, BLUE ANGELS SCHOLARSHIP

Jon R. Winthrop, President and CEO, The Air Group, Inc., Van Nuys, California

Sponsored by

Awarded To

James Corcoran

Saline, Michigan

Scholarship Description

This scholarship is awarded in memory of LT Kevin Davis USN, a Blue Angel pilot who was killed 01 June 2016. Kevin was a native of Pittsfield, Massachusetts, and graduated from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University in 1996. He received his wings of gold in June 1999. Kevin flew the F-14 Tomcat with VF-101 and VF-11, and transitioned to VFA-125 and the FA-18 in July 2003. A 2004 graduate of TOPGUN, Kevin joined The Blue Angels in September 2005 and had accumulated more than 2,500 flight hours and 200 arrested landings.