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Michael Wynne
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21st United States Secretary of the Air Force
In office
November 4, 2005 – June 5, 2008
President George W. Bush
Preceded by Pete Geren (acting)
Succeeded by Michael B. Donley
Personal details
Born September 4, 1944 (1944-09-04) (age 76)
Clearwater, Florida, U.S.
Political party Republican
Education United States Military Academy (BS)
Air University (MS)
University of Colorado Colorado Springs (MBA)
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Branch/service Flag of the United States Air Force United States Air Force
Years of service 1966–1973
Rank US-O3 insignia.svg
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Michael Walter Wynne (born September 4, 1944) is an American politician and businessman. He was the 21st United States Secretary of the Air Force between 2005 to 2008.

He was forced to resign because of the 2007 United States Air Force nuclear weapons incident and the mistaken shipment of Minuteman III parts to Taiwan in 2006.


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