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by Zeus
Tue Oct 20, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Fodder IQT Progress
Replies: 37
Views: 808

Re: Fodder IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Fodder / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-6 Check Ride Date: 19 Oct 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Please join me in congratulation Fodder for passing IQT-6 and completing our training program last night. He is already a regular participant in our Wing flights and I know we all look forward to seeing hi...
by Zeus
Fri Oct 16, 2020 11:17 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Fodder IQT Progress
Replies: 37
Views: 808

Re: Fodder IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Fodder / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-5 Check Ride Date: 15 Oct 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Another perfect flight with Fodder last night breezing through IQT-5. With both of us finishing up our bore sighting of the Mavs before reaching STPT2 we caught the tanker on its run east and both managed ...
by Zeus
Fri Oct 09, 2020 12:18 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Fodder IQT Progress
Replies: 37
Views: 808

Re: Fodder IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Fodder / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-4 Check Ride Date: 7 Oct 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Another great flight in the books with Fodder. We breezed through IQT-4 last night scoring perfect hits on all our targets; from low-level releases to cluster bomb attacks on armored battalions to poor defe...
by Zeus
Wed Sep 30, 2020 12:29 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Fodder IQT Progress
Replies: 37
Views: 808

Re: Fodder IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Fodder / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 28 Sep 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Fodder completed the A-A portion of IQT last night with an impressive showing when it comes to WVR fights. He racked up 4 kills using 5 heaters and a gun shot and all the while maintaining control of each ...
by Zeus
Sun Sep 13, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Fodder IQT Progress
Replies: 37
Views: 808

Re: Fodder IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Fodder / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-2 Check Ride Date: 11 Sep 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Fodder breezes through IQT-2 killing 5 bandits and graciously letting his IP score a kill! Despite his absence from BMS for a bit Fodder hasn't lost anything when it comes to BVR work so look for him to jo...
by Zeus
Mon Sep 07, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Fodder IQT Progress
Replies: 37
Views: 808

Fodder IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Fodder / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-1 Check Ride Date: 6 Sep 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Please give a hearty welcome to Fodder as our newest member. A former 1st VFW member back in the days when they were on BMS, Fodder comes to us after a brief hiatus and is itching to get back into the Viper...
by Zeus
Mon Aug 31, 2020 11:47 pm
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 5
Views: 287

Re: Hello!

Hi Fodder - PM inbound.
by Zeus
Tue Aug 18, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 100 Combat Mission Patch - Blitz
Replies: 7
Views: 400

Re: 100 Combat Mission Patch - Blitz

Awesome achievement Blitz!
by Zeus
Fri Aug 14, 2020 1:06 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Hyena IQT Progress
Replies: 43
Views: 2699

Re: Hyena IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Hyena / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-6 Check Ride Date: 12 Aug 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Congrats to Hyena for completing IQT! The initial flights where he struggled with some hardware issues are a thing of the past and the final flights in IQT he has shown he is rock solid in the jet. Really l...
by Zeus
Sun Aug 09, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Mailman IQT Progress
Replies: 22
Views: 1530

Re: Mailman IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Mailman/ Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-6 Check Ride Date: 6 Aug 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Congrats to Mailman for completing IQT the other night. We went up for our final flight with Mailman demonstrating solid knowledge of the jet and our SOPs. While there are things he says he still wants to i...
by Zeus
Thu Aug 06, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Hyena IQT Progress
Replies: 43
Views: 2699

Re: Hyena IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Hyena / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-5 Check Ride Date: 5 Aug 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Another flawless flight racked up by Hyena last night as we completed IQT-5. For a guy that prefers A-A engagements these SAM operator have something to fear! Hyena racked up perfect kills with his HARM shot...
by Zeus
Mon Aug 03, 2020 12:46 am
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 222 Hour Congrats - Tech
Replies: 10
Views: 534

Re: 222 Hour Congrats - Tech

Awesome work Tech - thanks for all your support and leadership!
by Zeus
Fri Jul 31, 2020 12:30 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Hyena IQT Progress
Replies: 43
Views: 2699

Re: Hyena IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Hyena / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-4 Check Ride Date: 29 Jul 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Another fun flight with Hyena last night as we polished off IQT-4. While Hyena prefers A-A engagements, he clearly has a good grasp of the A-G capabilities of the Viper. With clear weapon hits during our OC...
by Zeus
Sun Jul 26, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 100 Hour Congrats - Elf
Replies: 14
Views: 1096

Re: 100 Hour Congrats - Elf

Nice work Elf - thanks for all your support. Always fun to fly with you.
by Zeus
Wed Jul 22, 2020 1:18 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Mailman IQT Progress
Replies: 22
Views: 1530

Re: Mailman IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Mailman/ Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-5 Check Ride Date: 20 Jul 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: To celebrate Moon Day, Mailman and I did our only IQT night flight, IQT-5, and worked on some hunter-killer tactics and SAM avoidance. Despite some BMS frustrations, Mailman managed to successfully deploy ...
by Zeus
Wed Jul 22, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 100 Combat Missions Patch - Buttons
Replies: 12
Views: 876

Re: 100 Combat Missions Patch - Buttons

Nice work Buttons!
by Zeus
Fri Jul 17, 2020 11:28 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Hyena IQT Progress
Replies: 43
Views: 2699

Re: Hyena IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Hyena / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 16 Jul 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: After working through some hardware issues, Hyena and I finally had a chance to go up for IQT-3 and he showed that he definitely has what it takes to succeed in the air! We splashed all four bandits using j...
by Zeus
Fri Jul 17, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Battman IQT Progress
Replies: 40
Views: 3956

Re: Battman IQT Progress

Nice work guys - welcome to the 440th Battman!
by Zeus
Sun Jul 05, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Hyena IQT Progress
Replies: 43
Views: 2699

Re: Hyena IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Hyena / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-2 Check Ride Date: 3 Jul 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Congrats to Hyena for passing IQT-2 the other day. Our BVR engagements went off without a hitch and while he is still working through some controller issues and key mapping exercises, Hyena is most definitel...
by Zeus
Sat Jul 04, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: Happy 4th of July !
Replies: 1
Views: 309

Re: Happy 4th of July !

Thank you Elf - looking forward to celebrating the best way I know how...by flying all day. Off to the airport now!
by Zeus
Wed Jul 01, 2020 12:21 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Doc IQT Progress
Replies: 21
Views: 1477

Re: Doc IQT Progress

Excellent work - glad to have you back. Don't forget to record your flight in the pilot log.
by Zeus
Tue Jun 23, 2020 1:41 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Hyena IQT Progress
Replies: 43
Views: 2699

Hyena IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Hyena / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-1 Check Ride Date: 21 Jun 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Please join me in welcoming our latest cadet - Hyena. He comes to us with a fair amount of BMS experience from a few years back and even specialized in ACM/WVR tactics so we are looking forward to getting h...
by Zeus
Sun Jun 21, 2020 12:40 am
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 222 Hour Congrats - Blitz
Replies: 10
Views: 1203

Re: 222 Hour Congrats - Blitz

Awesome job Blitz! I can't thank you enough for your support and continued efforts in making the 440th one the best VFWs out there! Congrats on the milestone.

Zeus
by Zeus
Tue Jun 16, 2020 1:02 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Mailman IQT Progress
Replies: 22
Views: 1530

Re: Mailman IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Mailman/ Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 14 June 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Chalk up another sweet success for Mailman as he passes IQT-3 last night! We went up looking for 4 good engagements and we got them with good clean kills on each and many lessons learned with some good ta...
by Zeus
Fri Jun 12, 2020 12:23 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Wheelman IQT Progress
Replies: 32
Views: 2705

Re: Wheelman IQT Progress

That's some nice flying there guys! Looking forward to seeing you more in the Wing flights.