The Day I Shot Myself Down

Apr 27, 2011 No Comments by


Some days you just can’t win for losing, as F-14 test pilot, Pete Purvis found out much to his chagrin. Go to and read how a test shot of a Sparrow missile went severely wrong and 39 seconds later, he and his RIO were hanging in their parachutes. Not a good day!

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