I can imagine my father flying around Heaven now with a wingman. His brother, my uncle, passed away this past weekend.
Uncle OG had a long career in the USAF. Where my dad was a pilot, OG was a maintainer, commanding maintenance squadrons all over the globe. Two tours at DaNang, exchange tour with the RAAF, command of C-5 and C-141 maintenance at Travis, spook ops in Europe in RB-50s - he had a varied career. After leaving the service, he worked for Bell Helicopter.
I have a lot of respect for my uncle. I will miss him.
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