Editor's Note: I'd like to personally thank Mr. Hughes for sharing this bit of America with us - allowing us to experience the history of air racing on a more personal level. This project was a complete pleasure to be involved with and in no small part was due to Chuck's extremely generous nature and exuberance shown in the sport of air racing - both days past and present. With Race #74 destroyed and pilot lost, we can only hope that your dream became a reality for long enough to remember both the airplanes & the man fondly. Thanks again Chuck, CAVU my friend :-) Mark K...
Article By: Chuck Hughes