Oral History Interview with Charles "Ted" Nyquist 1984 May 19 (Side B)
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Charles Nyquist describes the 13 seasons he worked as a smokejumper from 1954 to 1972. He discusses the training and facilities at the Missoula Montana base the role of the spotter and his jumps in Yellowstone National Park. He also recalls one experience when he was in a Ford Tri-motor airplane that lost an engine.