Beyond Top Gun: Dave ‘Bio’ Baranek on his career as an F-14 RIO

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Image: Hours of boring patrols, a camera, and a little imagination led to this selfie Baranek took in 1989. He rigged a small tripod on top of his instrument panel and a remote release to capture the image, which has been used in many humorous memes on the Internet. Credit (all images): Dave Baranek.