Richard Dickinson

Richard H. Dickinson is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point. After taking advantage of a unique opportunity to be commissioned in the United States Air Force, he spent twelve years as a hurricane hunter and air traffic controller. His duties included penetrating into the eyes of forty-five hurricanes, flying into radioactive debris clouds from nuclear explosions, and surveilling incoming Russian ICBMs over the North Pacific. Author of "The Silent Men," he lives in...See more