Apr 30 2007
By Eric Ellis, Fortune
This was no concentrated firing. As anti-aircraft tracer lit up the night sky, the boys on the tower just blazed away Rambo-like in a wide arc of fire. Who knows whether they were told to do so – here was an long-coveted opportunity to loose off a few in wartime. At one point they even seemed to be shooting into the street below.
There was another burst an hour later, as bullets tried to reach out to a plane flying along the shoreline, which turned out to be a commercial flight.