Bombing mosquitoes

Over a few dozen years watching the pilots for the mosquito control districts, I’ve concluded you have to be just a little bit of a daredevil to drop the mosquito bombs, at least watching them from afar.

MPR’s Tim Post today has a different perspective on these people. Clearly, there’s not a lot of room — or at least, altitude — for error.

It still looks like more fun than sitting in a cubicle…

Related: You Should Meet: Gary Bipes (NewsCut archive).

Airplane drops fish bombs to repopulate lake.