WWII Navy Vet Takes Flight 70 Years Later - NBC 7 San Diego

    Vet Flies Again 70 Years Later

    On Tuesday, retired U.S. Navy Commander Dean “Diz” Laird climbed aboard a Stearman aircraft for the first time in 70 years. NBC 7’s Matt Rascon shares this incredible flight from Gillespie Field. (Published Tuesday, Jul 22, 2014) On Tuesday, retired U.S. Navy Commander Dean “Diz” Laird climbed aboard a Stearman aircraft for the first time in 70 years. NBC 7’s Matt Rascon shares... See More