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Bruce Batchelor

Bruce Batchelor became a flight-test engineer after serving in the U.S. Army Air Force during World War II. He is now retired in Mountain City, Texas.

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Close Call on a Tight Runway The early summer of 1945 found me in Kunming, China, a second lieutenant C-47 pilot in the 27th Troop Carrier Squadron of the Chinese American Composite Wing. Our primary job was to pick up the war supplies that Air Transport Command (ATC) flew in from India and to… Read more >>