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.
Logan Jackson Doub
Jack was born in Norfolk, VA, where his Dad was in the US Navy. He flew287 missions with the 90th TFS out of Bien Hoa AB, Vietnam in 1967. As a Misty pilot #145, he flew 102 missions over North Vietnam and Laos from 1969-1970.
In total, Jack flew 572 F-100 combat missions.
He says he “Never had an Air Force job that didn’t involve flying of some kind! (Even if I don’t talk about the C-131 very much?)” and that he actually knows John Egan!
His career took him from Aviation Cadet to Lt. Col.