William F. O'Hara

Adjunct Faculty - Aeronautical Science - Adjunct Faculty
Aeronautical Science Department
College of Aviation - Campus

Office Hours

MWF 0800-0915, TTH 1300-1510

Areas of Expertise

Aerodynamics & Aircraft Performance
William F. O'Hara

  • M.A. - Master of Arts in National Security and Strategic Studies, Naval War College
  • B.A. - Bachelor of Arts in History, College of the Holy Cross

  • Flight Instructor - Federal Aviation Administration
  • Ground Instructor - Federal Aviation Administration
  • Airline Transport Pilot - Federal Aviation Administration

  • AS 310: Aircraft Performance

AS309 Aerodynamics

AS310 Aircraft Performance

AS311 Turbine Engines

AS143 Private Helicopter Operations

AS408 Aviation Safety

AS412 Corporate and Business Aviation

Lieutenant Colonel USMC (Ret)

25 years Naval Aviation flying 3 models of the F-4 Phantom II and 5 models of the Harrier series

Past Commanding Officer; Marine Attack Squadron 223

Foreign Exchange Officer Fleet Air Arm, Royal Navy, 899 and 800 Naval Fighter Squadrons, HMS Illustrious

First Gulf Way, VMA-331, 4th Marine Brigade USS Nassau (LHA-4)

12 years Active Civil Sector Commercial flying

Part 135 Multi-Engine Cargo / Utility Turboprop Captain Alaska & Arizona

Part 135 Director of Operations, Air Ambulance Pilot, Arizona

Since 2008,  Assistant Professor ERAU Prescott Arizona

Certificates Held: Airline Transport Pilot, AMEL, Type Rated CA-212

                           Commercial Privileges, ASEL, Rotorcraft-Helicopter

                           Flight Instructor; ASEL, AMEL, Instrument

                           Ground Instructor; AGI, IGI