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THE NEWS ARGUS
THEY CALL m/'SUPER BAD
Thenameon his flight jacket reads, "LT. MICHAEL
SOUTHERS, SUPER BAD."
The origin of the nickname is not clear but, ac
cording to his fellow pilots, he has never made a
bad landing on a carrier. One of his crewmen
distinguished him as "the coolest . and one
Mike Southers graduated from college with a
degree in psychology and had one thing in mind
, , . to fly!
■ | have always wanted to fly and the Navy offered
me the best opportunity and training, I want to be
a commercial pilot when I finish my tour and I have
always regarded the Navy as the best way to go.
The Navy is no bed of roses . . , it has many of the
same problems that society has as far as race
relations go, but they're really trying to do some
thing about them. But, if I had to do it all over
again, I'd do exactly the same thing "
Mike Southers has his reasons for becoming a
Navy pilot. The Navy has reasons for you.
There is a wide range of opportunities open to
you as a member of the Naval Air Team, Like
Mike Southers, you could go into pilot training
and learn to fly sleek Navy jets, multi-engine
prop "tracker" planes, or big Navy helicopters.
The Navy also offers you training as a flight
officer with specialities in such areas as naviga
tion, airborne electronics, air intercept control,
or other exciting and rewarding fields.
It takes a lot to wear the Navy wings , , , it takes a
lot of hard work. But, the opportunity is there for
you. Get in touch with the Navy recruiter near
you and . ,.
THE NAVY'S NOT JUST SAYIN'IT,
THEY'RE DOIN' IT!
You may also mail in the attached coupon or call,
toll free anytime: 800-841-8000
In Georgia call: 800-342-5855
THE NEW NAVY
Navy Yard, Building 157-4, Washington, D.C. 20390
Please send information on Navy Programs for:
□ High School Students □ College Students
□ High School Graduates □ College Graduates
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