Indo-Pakistan Theatre

Sabre F-86F-40-NA   Role: Fighter National origin: United States Manufacturer: North American Aviation First flight: 1 October 1947 Introduction: 1949, with USAF Retired: 1994, Bolivia Primary users    United States Air Force; Japan Air Self-Defense Force; Spanish Air Force; Republic of Korea Air Force Number built: 9,860 Unit cost: US$219,457 (F-86E) Developed from: North American FJ-1…

Diversion to Boston

It is March 21, 1982 and on a B707-340 C with call sign Pakistan Eight Zero One. I am flying as captain, and this is my first flight over the Atlantic from Orly to John F. Kennedy after familiarization and route check flights with two different captains, namely Capt Iftekhar Janjua (deceased in Kathmandu crash)…