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February 18, 1991 | DAN WEIKEL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Days after an aerial embolism from a high-altitude glider flight ruined his boyhood dream of becoming a fighter pilot, Lance Cpl. Howard A. Foote Jr. of Los Alamitos flew into Marine Corps history and the end of his military career. Under cover of darkness five years ago, the 20-year-old aviation mechanic stole an A-4M Skyhawk from El Toro Marine Corps Air Station and put the aging fighter-bomber through a series of high-speed maneuvers over the black waters of the Pacific.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 4, 1992 | DAN WEIKEL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It's the jet age and has been since the 1950s. Yet pilots and aircraft manufacturers, motivated by challenge, sales potential or publicity, continue to push the outside of the envelope for piston-engine planes. Howard (Buddy) Foote Jr., 26, an aviator and aeronautical designer who is trying to cut himself an unusual niche in the aircraft industry, is among them.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 4, 1992 | DAN WEIKEL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It's the jet age and has been since the 1950s. Yet pilots and aircraft manufacturers, motivated by challenge, sales potential or publicity, continue to push the outside of the envelope for piston-engine planes. Howard (Buddy) Foote Jr., 26, an aviator and aeronautical designer who is trying to cut himself an unusual niche in the aircraft industry, is among them.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 18, 1991 | DAN WEIKEL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Days after an aerial embolism from a high-altitude glider flight ruined his boyhood dream of becoming a fighter pilot, Lance Cpl. Howard A. Foote Jr. of Los Alamitos flew into Marine Corps history and the end of his military career. Under cover of darkness five years ago, the 20-year-old aviation mechanic stole an A-4M Skyhawk from El Toro Marine Corps Air Station and put the aging fighter-bomber through a series of high-speed maneuvers over the black waters of the Pacific.
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