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

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.