- Category : 1951-births
- Type : GE
- Profile : 6/3 - Role Model / Martyr
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Spirit 1
American pilot of American Airlines flight No.11 that crashed into the north tower of the World Trade Center on 9/11/2001. The fourth generation son of a Polish immigrant farming family, John loved the fields of his White Gate Farm as much as he loved flying. He joined the Air Force ROTC program in 1968 and spent seven years in the military. During a stint in Vietnam he flew transport planes prior to joining American Airlines.