The details published here are just a fraction of what Plumlee knows about U.S. government actions in Central America. He can rattle off names of pilots and the secret, illicit missions they flew until the listener’s eyes glaze over.
Code 7 stood for the air route up Baja to drop points in the Anza-Borrego Desert, Twentynine Palms, or the old Patton bombing range east of the Salton Sea.
Posted April 5, 1990
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San Diego pilot Tosh Plumlee flew narcotics for contras and other warlords - maps, names and dates