"I would have done the exact same thing."
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Lt. Steve Zilberman

Read of a man, Lt. Steve Zilberman.

Lt. Zilberman, a US Navy Hawkeye pilot lost an engine while returning from a mission. He fought the controls long enough to let his three crewmates bail out, but did not survive his water landing. He leaves behind a young wife and two young children.
There is a scholarship fund for his children, and other children of aviators of his breed.

(H/t:  Instapundit.)