Our buddy “Marine Joe” Haas stopped in today, a fresh recipient of his aviator wings. Next stop, Whidbey Island, WA to fly the EA-6B Prowler. Here she is:
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And here’s what it’s like to land one (or land anything for that matter) on an aircraft carrier. You can fast forward to the catapult at about 2:45 for the real fun to begin:
I soiled myself just watchin’ that!