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Martin-Baker Story BBC Radio broadcast - dramatised early Martin-Baker history
THE RIGHT STUFF

1983

 

   Test Pilot Charles "Chuck" Yeager USAF
[Sam Shepard]
ejects from a Lockheed NF-104 Starfighter

link to real ejection to be added soon with personal testimony details from Brig Gen. Yeager

 

BAT 21

1988

 

Lieutenant Colonel Iceal Hambleton USAF
[Gene Hackman]

ejects from an RB-66 aircraft over Vietnam

 

 

IN LOVE AND WAR

1985

 

James Bond Stockdale USN
[James Woods]

his A-4 Skyhawk is hit by anti-aircraft fire and Stockdale ejects

 

WHEN HELL WAS IN SESSION

1979

 

Cmdr. Jeremiah A. Denton
[Hal Holbrook]

July 18, 1965 Denton is shot down and captured by local North Vietnamese troops nearThanh Hoa, Vietnam