Joined Jun 10 2017
Retired Navy, EA3B's and S3's, West coast.
My first flight in an aircraft was with my Uncle, circa 1963. His J-3 had just had the annual pulled but, at about 800" over Hwy 80 near Dallas, TX, the Cub threw a push rod, seizing the engine. This resulted in a forced landing. We harvested a good 100" of corn in the process. Caught it all on 8mm film and further convinced me of the merits of an aviation career...