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The following is my account of an incident that I experienced as an Auto-Track Radar Repairman in the USAF. Names were either modified or omitted for the usual reasons. I was a Sr. Airman assigned to the maintenance shift at Detachment 1, 1CEVG La Junta, Colorado. Det 1 was one of many sites across the states that aided in the training of pilots for the purpose of improving bombing skills and threat evasion. We accomplished this by acquiring and tracking military aircraft as they'd attempt simulated bomb runs over a virtual war zone consisting of rancher's silos and farm houses. The TSQ-96 was a Vietnam era radar system but still up for the task in this, the early 1980's. In charge of the 96 and my immediate supervisor was a rather portly Staff Sergeant that reminded me of a...
Agnes, the old A.I.                          Wikipedia: Transhumanism       There came a series of loud crashes, and his parents looked at each other, nervously. The sounds came from the direction of their only child's private...
A Blip on the Radar Part 32:  An Unusual Passenger       I am indebted for a description of what happened on this particular night, to a friend of mine, a long time Hansen Pilot. It is through his patient description, the next day (when I had sobered up a bit) that most of my memory exists. I still remember the concealed hint of amusement in...
Photo: K.Mark Demon A Blip on the Radar Part 31:   A Strange Premonition       Let's be honest:  we tend to refrain from writing about fellow pilots who... die. It makes us uncomfortable. There is also the fear that we may come across as judgmental, or unkind, insensitive, arrogantly superior, gushingly sentimental or...
The Echo-ite Observations Part 2:   "The Hermitude"       A quarter of a Star Period had passed.   They had shared, and lived, and thought. And explored their innermost feelings.Deeply.Intensely. Passionately. The Universe stretched out around them, in all directions, waiting, patiently, vast, mysterious, and...
                      REEKIE An animal story                                 The little girl, coming up our garden path,...
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