The Thirsty Birds

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“The Thirsty Birds” (October 1989, Air Force ROTC) The KC135 refueller airplane cruised down the taxiway. I sat in a seat near the front so I had a view inside the cockpit as we taxied along. Through the open cockpit door I could see the pilots and navigator still flipping switches, testing warnings, and reading off checklist items even as… Read more »