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1982 Press Photo The Blue Angels, took Dick Vonier for a flight - mja11386

AdID: 3199850

Availability: In stock

Part Number: mja11386

Height: 8.25

Width: 10

Source: Milwaukee Journal


This is an original press photo. The Blue Angels, a navy precision flying team, took reporter Dick Vonier (in cockpit) for a flight to show him the sensations in precision flying. Vonier flew in a F9F-8 "Cougar" supersonic sweptwing jet. It's a two seater model. Vonier did a first person story. This, according to Harry Pease, shows how reporters take their lives in their hands for a story. Lt. Hank Giedzinski, USN, 28, of Columbia, Mo., is the other fellow in the picture. He's the pilotPhoto measures 10 x 8.25inches. Photo is dated 05--1982.