Bogeys and Bandits

A former Navy pilot takes readers on a thrilling ride in the FA-18 Hornet, weaving superb technological details of the plane with portraits of the day-to-day lives of very real people aspiring to fulfill a dream. photos.

Bogeys and Bandits

Bogeys and Bandits

A veteran navy fighter pilot chronicles the training of a class of eight men and women learning to fly the FA-18 Hornet.

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