Words of Advice:

"Never Feel Sorry For Anyone Who Owns an Airplane."-- Tina Marie

If Something Seems To Be Too Good To Be True, It's Best To Shoot It, Just In Case." -- Fiona Glenanne

Flying the Airplane is More Important than Radioing Your Plight to a Person on the Ground
Who is Incapable of Understanding or Doing Anything About It.
" -- Unknown

"There seems to be almost no problem that Congress cannot, by diligent efforts and careful legislative drafting, make ten times worse." -- Me

"What the hell is an `Aluminum Falcon'?" -- Emperor Palpatine

"Eck!" -- George the Cat

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

USS Ford

First jet ops.

The first "Ford" in the Navy was the Douglas Skyray, the F4D. The nickname was obvious.

NJT has a video abut the Ford. Too bad there is not one still flyable. That might be fun to see a Ford land on the Ford.

1 comment:

Nangleator said...

Let's hope it's not as clumsy as its namesake.