Watch This Gyro Pilot Illegally Land His Copter On The Capitol Lawn To Protest A Worthy Cause

It was a plan two years in the making and 61-year-old Doug Hughes saw it through from start to finish. He’s a Postal Service worker out of Florida, but he made his impact in DC today by flying his gyrocopter in defiance of The National Mall’s no-fly zone, landing it on the lawn of the Capitol.