R.I.P. Hervey Stockman, First Pilot to Fly a Spy Plane Over Soviet…

Hervey Stockman passed away today, leaving behind a legacy as the first man to pilot a dedicated spy plane in Soviet airspace. Taking the Lockheed U-2 into Communist territory in the middle of the Cold War, Stockman was able to collect data on the USSR while evading MiGs trying to intercept him. Stockman also happened… » 2/23/11 10:12pm 2/23/11 10:12pm