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Federal Aviation Administrator
March 14, 1973 – March 31, 1975
|Preceded by||John H. Shaffer|
|Succeeded by||John L. McLucas|
Alexander Porter Butterfield
April 6, 1926
|Alma mater||University of Maryland, College Park (BS)
George Washington University (MS)
University of California, San Diego (MA)
|Awards||Distinguished Flying Cross|
|Branch/service||United States Air Force|
Butterfield revealed the existence of the White House taping system on July 13, 1973, during the Watergate scandal investigation, but had no involvement in the scandal. From 1973 to 1975, he served as administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration.
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