Over and Back: A Daring Band of American Pilots Flying North by Wild Bill Callahan

By Wild Bill Callahan

      A fast paced, riveting and vividly instructed tale of unknown and real aviation experience within the spirit of the mythical Air the United States. An abundance of exact photographs accompany the 328 pages of textual content. all through, the writer entertains with intestine busting laughs and anecdotes of a few really striking aviating the likes of in order to by no means be obvious again.

      summer season 1984. A lone, determined pilot arrives within the blistering warmth of the south Texas border urban of McAllen. trying to find a flying task, he unearths previous airplane flying south at midnight, their cabins overloaded with digital contraband. They have been headed for clandestine airstrips deep into Mexico's inside. With wallet filled with wish and never a lot else, the pilot's fragile lives hung actually on either engines operating. examine the incredible adventures, the hair elevating escapes, the lengthy felony phrases and demise that look forward to them south of the border. examine the inherent hazard in flying the darkish, sinister Sierras and touchdown at blacked out, improvised airstrips. facing corrupt and ruthless Mexican professionals, pilots came across their health and wellbeing hung via a tenuous thread. every person, north and south, had a cost. For quite a lot of, that cost used to be death.

      "While no longer precisely a fountain of data, Chuck did be capable to depart me with an uplifting mirrored image as I ambled clear of his esteemed presence. i feel he had sensed my apprehension. Offhandedly, he stated that nobody have been killed when you consider that early June. My speed slowed a section as that doubtful benediction hit domestic like a June malicious program smackin' a Harley driver's eyeball. Whap! I took a short examine my Seiko watch, a long-lived holdover from one other asylum of hysteria referred to as Vietnam. The day/date confirmed Jun/21. Maybe he intended final June? i presumed. I grew to become to invite yet replaced my brain. With a a little bit dampened spirit, I back to my steel dwelling house for extra contemplation. conserving my suggestions open grew extra beautiful for now."

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Over and Back: A Daring Band of American Pilots Flying North to South Into Mexico!: The Untold True Stories Smuggling Contraband Into Mexico

      A fast paced, riveting and vividly informed tale of unknown and actual aviation event within the spirit of the mythical Air the US. An abundance of tangible pictures accompany the 328 pages of textual content. all through, the writer entertains with intestine busting laughs and anecdotes of a few really outstanding aviating the likes of as a way to by no means be noticeable back.

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