I was editing the TC-497 chapter early this morning and took a little detour in my video folder. Around three minutes into the video showing the TC-497 just after unloading at Yuma in 1962, I captured this still frame of an Army service member. He is standing on top of the TC-497, over 16 feet in the air while moving, and holding on to the radar unit. Let’s hope that was not activated during travel!
I have been communicating with the private seller of a new TC-497 8mm film. Even after the sale was complete,…Continue Reading
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