Tim Lynn Biography
Tim Lynn is a Pilot Reporter in Sky5 on the KTLA 5 News at 6, KTLA 5 News at 6:30 and KTLA 5 News at 10.
After high school, Lynn joined the United States Coast Guard, serving a four-year enlistment. Lynn began his 30+ year law enforcement career with the Gardena Police Department. He then joined the Culver City Police Department, where his assignments included patrol, traffic accident investigator, K-9 handler, motor officer and narcotics investigator assigned to Drug Enforcement Administration’s Los Angeles office.
He developed a love of flying and obtained his instructors certificate in airplanes. In 1990, he transferred to the Huntington Beach Police Department to work toward his dream of flying police helicopters. After assignments in patrol and another tour with the D.E.A taskforce in Orange County, Tim’s dream came true in 1998 when he was assigned to the HBPD Air Unit. He worked his way up to instructor pilot.
In 2004, Tim retired from his law enforcement career to enter a new career as a news helicopter pilot. He worked as a pilot for KCBS-TV’s Sky 2 and KCAL-TV’s Sky 9, and in May 2009, he joined the KTLA 5 family as the night side pilot/reporter in Sky5.
Drawing from his past experience and expertise, Lynn reports on fast breaking news events of all types, especially high-speed pursuits while at the controls of Sky5.
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He won an Emmy for his reporting on the 2014 UCLA water main break that flooded Pauley Pavilion, and won again in 2016 as part of the KTLA 5 News at 10 team.
Tim Lynn Age
Lynn likes to keep his personal life private hence it is not known which month or date he was born or when he celebrates his birthday.
Tim Lynn Family | Wife
Lynn was born and raised in the South Bay and raised his own family in Torrance. He likes to keep his personal life private hence there is no any available information or news about his dating life. It is therefore not known if he is married or not.
Tim Lynn Salary
Working as a Pilot Reporter in Sky5 on the KTLA 5 there is no doubt Lynn earns a good amount of salary. However, the exact amount he receives and his estimated net worth are not yet disclosed.