Perfect Background Music for a Pilot Surviving a Last-Second Eject

This video is from a practice run on Friday for an air show in Canada — it’s about as close as a pilot can get to “buying the farm” as possible, and he’s reportedly doing okay.

I watched the video, but it wasn’t until I turned up the volume that I realized the song being played on the public address system at the time was “Stayin’ Alive.” Indeed.

Click anywhere in the big black box to play:

A couple of high quality pics are here.

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