5 December 1956 – A Northrop XSM-62 Snark, 53-8172, N-69D test model, fitted with a new 24-hour stellar inertial guidance system, launches from Cape Canaveral Missile Test Annex, Florida. It wanders off-course, ignores destruct command, disappears over Brazil. It is found by a farmer in January 1983. The Day They Lost the Snark By J.
Tyree W. Harris
Preferred Name: Ty
Highest Military Grade: Select
Ty Harris flew the F-100 from 1974-1978 with the 163rd Tactical Fighter Squadron/122nd Tactical Fighter Group, INANG, out of Ft Wayne, IN.