A Jewish Pilot in the Land of Milk and Honey — Part 15

While British Air Force flying courses were divided into a Primary Training School of 100 hours flight-training and an Advanced Training School of 100 hours, totaling 200 hours flight-training, the American Air Force flying-course was divided into 3 flight-training-schools: Primary flight training of 70 hours flight-training: Basic training of 70 hours flight-training and Advanced flight…

A Jewish Pilot in the Land of Milk and Honey — Part 14

The reader would probably be confused concerning the strange demeanor of all the characters in this story. A short background history should therefore clarify this enigma: As soon as the UN decided upon the partition of the British Mandate of Palestine on the 29 of November 1947 the USA and Great-Britain declared an Embargo on…