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paulkoning at comcast.net
Thu Oct 15 10:02:25 CDT 2015
> On Oct 15, 2015, at 8:27 AM, Rod Smallwood <rodsmallwood52 at btinternet.com> wrote:
> DEC had a helicopter service. The pilots had nealy all been in Vietnam.
> I heard the following story at a sales meeting.:
> The helicopters would usually rise gently to 2000' and set course fo the next plant. Unless you asked how they had got on in SE Asia.
> Then you got the "how to get to the drop zone whilst avoiding AAA, smallarms fire and ground to air missiles demo".
> Aparrantly one guy said to the person sat next to him it's a pity you had your eyes closed when we flew under the high voltage wires.
> You missed going under the bridge on the other side
Bummer, I did not know that or I would have asked that question, back in the days when I used that service regularly.
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