When I hear stories like then, the see some of the crap going on now in other parts of the country, I just shake my head. God bless those young men.
Thank for postingThe flight crew received the Armed Forces Air Medal for their flying the aircraft. Eight sailors on the deck were injured, and four F/A-18s were damaged.
When landing cable snapped on USS Eisenhower, Hawkeye pilots say years of training helped them save lives and the aircraftHurtling toward the Atlantic Ocean off the deck of an aircraft carrier leaves little time for fear. Navy investigators say it was the “phenomenal airmanship" of 3 pilots that saved the E-2C Hawkeye and its crew. The pilots say it was instinct developed by years of training.www.pilotonline.com