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Once a Fighter Pilot

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* The true adventure tales of a U.S. Air Force fighter who flew more than 400 combat hours while on duty in Vietnam
* Provides a rare insider's glimpse into the world of the flying elite, detailing their education, training, emotions, and day to day experiences
* Poignant, sometimes funny, brutally honest, always exciting, and an eye-opening look at one of the most tumultu
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Paperback, 224 pages
Published May 17th 2002 by McGraw-Hill Education (first published August 1st 1996)
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Kevin Cervantes
Mar 07, 2013 Kevin Cervantes rated it really liked it
Jerry W. Cook's "Once a Fighter Pilot" intrigued me with realty of being a combats fighter pilot during the Korean War. I want to be a fighter pilot for the navy, so this was a huge eye opener for me. The author also happen to be the retired fighter pilot. I can totally relate to the pilot because he was inspired by a pilot that was flying in his backyard. I was also inspired, however by videos on YouTube. He also did ROTC in college which I decide to do as well.

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Jun 14, 2013 Rick rated it it was ok
Not great.....written like a 13 year old. Many chapters and events repeat themselves throughout the book.
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