We are all mortal after all...
I just caught this on Aero News Net. Any other aviation afficionados reading this will recognize the name immediately. I've seen Eric fly in four or five airshows.
I'll be honest, to me his act always seemed like filler between the jet jocks, but at the same time I respected what he could make the airplane do.
I'll say a prayer for his wife and her comfort. Now I'm going to bed. And I mean it this time. Remember tomorrow is Helmet-Story day.