30 November 1957 – Capt Benny Lacombe is killed when he unsuccessfully attempts to bail out of Lockheed U-2A, 56-6704, Article 371, 13 miles SE of Laughlin AFB. Ejection seats had not yet been fitted to U-2s at this point. The history of the U-2 program is fraught with fatalities and crashes. “CIA pilots Wilburn S.
Irvin A. Anderson
Preferred Name: Andy
Date of Birth: September 6, 1943
Highest Military Grade: Select
Irvin “Andy” Anderson flew the F-84F and the F-100 with the 112th Tactical Fighter Squadron/180th Tactical Fighter Group of the OHANG.