I received this email from a friend and fellow Vet. It is a transcript of a conversation overheard (and given by an undisclosed source) on the VHF Guard (emergency) frequency 121.5 MHz while flying from Europe to Dubai. -begin transcript- Iranian Air Defense Site: 'Unknown aircraft you are in Iranian airspace. Identify yourself.' Aircraft: 'This is a United States aircraft. I am in Iraqi airspace.' Iranian Air Defense Site: 'You are in Iranian airspace. If you do not depart our airspace we will launch interceptor aircraft!' Aircraft: 'This is a United States Marine Corps FA-18 fighter. Send 'em up, I'll wait!' Iranian Air Defense Site: ( ... total silence) -End transcript- "God bless our troops. There is something about a Marine that makes other countries listen to reason... Grant L. Rosensteel, Jr., USAF"