Science Fair Project Encyclopedia
Scott O'Grady is a retired United States Air Force captain who gained prominence after he was shot down in his F-16 on June 2, 1995 while patrolling the no-fly zone over Bosnia. He was rescued six days later, on 8 June, by U.S. Marines based on the U.S.S. Kearsarge.
The movie Behind Enemy Lines is loosely based on his story.
He is a former cadet in the Civil Air Patrol.
The contents of this article is licensed from www.wikipedia.org under the GNU Free Documentation License. Click here to see the transparent copy and copyright details