An Admiral’s Job Isn’t As Easy As It Looks

by Michael Auslin

Speaking of Admiral Robert Willard, who commanded U.S. Pacific Command from 2009 to 2012, this truly never gets old: 

Willard, by the way, was the Navy’s toppest Top Gun back in the 1980s, and flew the “Soviet” jet in Top Gun that receives an upside-down visit from Maverick’s American F-14.