Command pilot Julian Hill, left, and chief pilot Rob Wright start the engines of Beaufort County’s converted Convair C-131F mosquito plane Thursday morning before a spraying mission over the barrier islands of northern Beaufort County. Wright said they fly early in the morning when the air is cool and calm.
Command pilot Julian Hill, left, and chief pilot Rob Wright start the engines of Beaufort County’s converted Convair C-131F mosquito plane Thursday morning before a spraying mission over the barrier islands of northern Beaufort County. Wright said they fly early in the morning when the air is cool and calm. BOB SOFALY | The Beaufort Gazett
Command pilot Julian Hill, left, and chief pilot Rob Wright start the engines of Beaufort County’s converted Convair C-131F mosquito plane Thursday morning before a spraying mission over the barrier islands of northern Beaufort County. Wright said they fly early in the morning when the air is cool and calm. BOB SOFALY | The Beaufort Gazett