That is horrible news. What a way to have to go. Truly sad! Thanks for sharing that with us!I knew Jim Kern very well and was around back inthe day when that plane was developed. never flew one but got to sit in one with the engine running! Amazing job making it look and feel right!
Jim died quite a few years ago when he was gifted an air combat flight in Florida and the plane lost a wing during the flight.
An aviator who has been well-known to the sport aviation industry, for many years, lost his life in the crash of a Warbird Adventures SNJ-6, N453| Published: Wed, May 11, 2005 | Aero-News Networkwww.aero-news.net
Yes, and he had this great idea to form a great big church for people who liked airplanes. His Pope-mobile was a VW bug with the roof chopped off... Used to drive around this big airport every year and bless people with a bottle of Kessler in his hand and a "kindly word".Is the Pope Catholic?