New logo: Vintage Computer Federation
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Thu Oct 15 10:20:04 CDT 2015
On Thu, Oct 15, 2015 at 10:02 AM, Paul Koning <paulkoning at comcast.net> wrote:
>> 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
They would even fly a team of technicians to a mountaintop to install
a microwave receiver and a single terminal on it!
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