09/30/2011. Remarks by Bill Ewing: "Here's a photo of the pair of Bearcats (Bill Ewing Collection) owned and flown by Bill & Corky Fornof. The photo was taken at the Winnipeg satellite field, St. Andrews, Manitoba, Canada, during the airshow that took place there in 1971. Bill Fornof was killed later that year when N7700C was slammed into the ground on final approach when he was caught by wake turbulence. Corky went on to star in one of the James Bond movies. He was the pilot that flew the Bede BD-4J through the hangar, and just making it out the closing doors."
02/28/2006. Remarks by Jack
McKillop: "This aircraft was assigned BuNo. 121608 when
operated by the USN. It was sold to a civilian owner in 1960,
registered N7700C and crashed during an air show at NAS Quonset
Point, North Kingston, Rhode Island, on June 5, 1971 killing the