Fig. In May 1959, Capt. Dan D. Fulgham (left) and Capt. William C.
Kaufman, pilots and Aero Medical Research officers from Wright-Patterson
AFB, Ohio were assigned temporary duty to Holloman AFB, N.M. to train as
high altitude balloon pilots. Fulgham and Kaufman were trained by Capt.
Joseph W. Kittinger, Kr. (photo collection of Dan D. Fulgham)