No, not Tom Cruise in Top Gun; although the risk and rewards may be similar.
This story link regards an Illinois retirement fund, which may be taking investments into the "Dangerzone".
Most folks here are aware of funding problems with some organizations. I personally wish these situations were otherwise; but such is the situation from poor planning, abuse, arrogance and the impact of a financial crisis that was and still is more than a recession.
The linked write is quite long, but the overview of the problem and solution? is within the first few paragraphs of the write. http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20111217/ISSUE01/312179972?template=printart