Jon "Jughead" Counsell is a Washington State native, Alaska 737 captain, and former USAF F-15 pilot. In 1994, he endured a high speed ejection from his F-15 over the Gulf of Mexico. If you're lucky you'll catch him at a speaking engagement and hear the tale. These days he mostly enjoys flying his Cessna 170B around the Washington backcountry.
A Washington state pilot turns his Cessna 170 on course for the 2016 High Sierra fly-in with a play-by-play account of his journey to the 7th annual high desert backcountry event.