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DickweedMcGee t1_ixf8ab7 wrote

Dangerous work too. These were high performance aircraft with 1940s reliability, safety equipment and non-computerized traffic control. 38 WASP pilots lost their lives in WWII, some MIA to this day.


breetome t1_ixf8jh5 wrote

Good point. They had to actually be pretty damn brave to do this.


deepaksn t1_ixfht6k wrote


Except for the bomber crews… I believe that more men were killed in training and non-operational accidents than were by the enemy.