Hang on and Fly: A Post-War Story of Plane Crash Tragedies, Heroism, and Survival

Hang on and Fly: A Post-War Story of Plane Crash Tragedies, Heroism, and Survival

by Tim Lake

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780996736008
Publisher: Lake Publishing
Publication date: 10/18/2015
Pages: 416
Sales rank: 700,677
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Tim Lake is a veteran Journalist of Newspapers, Radio, and Television, most recently as the primary news anchor for NBC-owned station, WCAU-TV Philadelphia.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Preface
Chapter 1: Pearl and Ruby
Chapter 2: "Get That Plane in the Air"
Chapter 3: George Albert
Chapter 4: Cursing at the Cockpit Door
Chapter 5: Silent Night, Silent Crash
Chapter 6: Searching and Waiting
Chapter 7: "They're Never Going to Find Us"
Chapter 8: Thief
Chapter 9: Trust the Pilots
Chapter 10: "Go Down, Never Up"
Chapter 11: Diagnosis Interrupted
Chapter 12: "Christmas is over, Huh Lady"
Chapter 13: Ride Down the Mountain
Chapter 14: Big Story
Chapter 15: Deadly Nonskeds
Chapter 16: First CAB Chief on the Scene
Chapter 17: Elizabeth
Chapter 18: Whitecaps on the Water
Chapter 19: Truman and Safer Planes
Chapter 20: Elizabeth II
Chapter 21: Hollywood
Chapter 22: Souvenirs and Broken Families
Epilogue
Notes
Acknowledgements
Selected Bibliography

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