Who Packs Your Parachute — Tales of an Asia Sailor

This is a great story of how the Navy PR rate is a highly treasured skill. My brother was a rigger and has since retired from the military. Well done my brother!

WHO PACKS YOUR PARACHUTE?! Captain Charles Plum, a US Naval Academy graduate, was a jet fighter pilot in Vietnam. After 75 combat missions, his plane was destroyed by a surface-to-air missile. Capt. Plumb ejected and parachuted into enemy hands. He was captured & spent six years in a Communist prison. Capt. Plumb survived that ordeal […]

via Who Packs Your Parachute — Tales of an Asia Sailor

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bzerob

I am an aging American Navy veteran with some very pointed and acidic opinions. Feel free to heed the warning and read on.

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