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Photo by Senior Airman Jonathan Stefanko

Child’s dream turned pilot’s reality

by Senior Airman Jonathan Stefanko 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

First was the silence, then anxiety took hold. There was nothing the 12-year-old boy could do, except hold his father’s hand and wait for the … boom! The jet flew past, and the audience exploded with excitement, screaming for the next performance. However, the child did not move. He only reached out toward the vanishing jet as if he could grasp a faded dream — and fly.

April 9, 2015 ×