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by Zeus
Mon Sep 16, 2019 1:22 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Alohir IQT Progress
Replies: 19
Views: 248

Re: Alohir IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Alohir / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-6/2 Check Ride Date: 14 Sep 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Congrats to Alohir for completing IQT-6 the other day. He has made quick work of this and clearly hasn't lost anything during his time away. On this flight he pretty much nailed it all including JDAM hit...
by Zeus
Mon Sep 16, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Bishop IQT Progress
Replies: 18
Views: 262

Re: Bishop IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Bishop / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 13 Sep 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Bishop and I had a really nice IQT-3 flight the other evening. He's got a good sense of what's going on around him and always had eyes on the fight. We managed to survive (and win) all 3 engagements includ...
by Zeus
Tue Sep 10, 2019 1:21 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Bishop IQT Progress
Replies: 18
Views: 262

Re: Bishop IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Bishop / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-2 Check Ride Date: 09 Sep 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Last night was IQT-2 for Bishop and he did a great job. In addition to flying very nice formations and tac turns, he did a great job employing weapons and evading bandits. We had multiple opportunities to ...
by Zeus
Sat Sep 07, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: Cadet Flight
Replies: 8
Views: 126

Re: Cadet Flight

Redtail,
I just sent you a PM with further instructions - You can find the application HERE.
by Zeus
Fri Sep 06, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: Cadet Flight
Replies: 8
Views: 126

Re: Cadet Flight

Hi RedTail,
As Derk mentioned I haven't seen your application yet (not to be confused with registering for access to the forum). You can find the application HERE. If you are having trouble with it please send me a PM and we can sort it out.
by Zeus
Fri Sep 06, 2019 1:03 am
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 100 Hour Congrats - Nick
Replies: 14
Views: 224

Re: 100 Hour Congrats - Nick

Nick - thank you for your support of the 440th and the BMS community as a whole! Glad to have you part of our Wing.
by Zeus
Sun Sep 01, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Alohir IQT Progress
Replies: 19
Views: 248

Re: Alohir IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Alohir / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-5 Check Ride Date: 01 Sep 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Alohir continues on pace for a record IQT; today we knocked out IQT-5 and had a very successful and very quick flight! After quickly boresighting and refueling, we had two perfectly executed hunter/killer ...
by Zeus
Sun Sep 01, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Alohir IQT Progress
Replies: 19
Views: 248

Re: Alohir IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Buttons / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 30 Aug 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: And it was back to back IQT sessions for Alohir the other night. After returning to Kunsan for rearming, we went up for some dogfighting against 3 poor MiGs who never saw it coming. Alohir had another gre...
by Zeus
Sun Sep 01, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Alohir IQT Progress
Replies: 19
Views: 248

Alohir IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Alohir / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-1/2 Check Ride Date: 30 Aug 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Please help me extend a big welcome to Alohir - another former 1st VFW member back when they were a BMS wing. Alohir as been a long time BMS supporter and its great to see him back in the air. We went up...
by Zeus
Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Buttons IQT Progress
Replies: 38
Views: 936

Re: Buttons IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Buttons / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-6 Check Ride Date: 29 Aug 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Join me in congratulating Buttons for his successful completion of IQT! We had a great flight last night with excellent weapons placement, phenomenal job adapting to some things that changed on the fly an...
by Zeus
Tue Aug 27, 2019 12:00 am
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 100 Hour Congrats - Boomer
Replies: 12
Views: 204

Re: 100 Hour Congrats - Boomer

Hey Boomer - sorry I missed it. Congrats!
by Zeus
Sat Aug 24, 2019 12:32 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Bishop IQT Progress
Replies: 18
Views: 262

Bishop IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Bishop / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-1 Check Ride Date: 22 Aug 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Please welcome on newest cadet - Bishop! He applied about a month back jkust before heading out on vacation but now he's back and ready to go. Last night was our first IQT flight and he says his first MP B...
by Zeus
Tue Aug 20, 2019 12:25 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Buttons IQT Progress
Replies: 38
Views: 936

Re: Buttons IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Buttons / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-5 Check Ride Date: 18 Aug 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Another great flight with Buttons yesterday. He did a fantastic job putting HARMs on target and at the tanker during night conditions. He even made short work of the Mav bore sighting and the ILS approach...
by Zeus
Sun Aug 18, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Archer IQT Progress
Replies: 39
Views: 1015

Re: Archer IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Archer/ Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-6 Check Ride Date: 16 Aug 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Congrats to Archer on passing IQT! We had another great flight with Archer clearly showing he's got what it takes. JDAMs, LGBs, and CBUs all placed on target as well as a nice job at the tanker getting clea...
by Zeus
Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:41 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Buttons IQT Progress
Replies: 38
Views: 936

Re: Buttons IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Buttons / Zeus with Blitz & Derk Check Ride #: IQT-4 Check Ride Date: 04 Aug 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Sorry for the late post - Buttons and I had a great flight with Blitz and Derk the other night as both cadets passed IQT-4 with ease. I can't remember that last time I flew a flight at K...
by Zeus
Sat Jul 27, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Buttons IQT Progress
Replies: 38
Views: 936

Re: Buttons IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Buttons / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 25 Jul 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Buttons and I wrapped up his A-A portion of IQT the other night with some really good dog fights including taking on a MiG-29 armed with all aspect IR missiles. Good comms, good engagement tactics and bur...
by Zeus
Mon Jul 22, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Archer IQT Progress
Replies: 39
Views: 1015

Re: Archer IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Archer/ Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-5 Check Ride Date: 21 Jul 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Really ripping through these flights now - almost done. Archer had another good flight last night although not quite the outcome perfect outcome he was hoping for. SEAD work is some of the most demanding, n...
by Zeus
Sat Jul 20, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 100 Hour Congrats - Raytio
Replies: 10
Views: 300

Re: 100 Hour Congrats - Raytio

Nicely done Raytio - thanks for all your support to make this a great Wing.
by Zeus
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Archer IQT Progress
Replies: 39
Views: 1015

Re: Archer IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Archer/ Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-4 Check Ride Date: 14 Jul 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Archer continues his mad dash through IQT by completing IQT-4 this morning. We had a great flight eith excellent weapons deployment and nearly perfect runs at the range. Even topped it off with a nice TRP b...
by Zeus
Sun Jul 14, 2019 12:12 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Etcher IQT Progress
Replies: 39
Views: 1724

Re: Etcher IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Etcher / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-5 Check Ride Date: 13 Jul 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Another excellent flight with Etcher - despite his having a leg in a cast! That's dedication. :) Our SEAD flight went very well with Etcher adapting to the ever changing SAM threat picture. His HARMs were ...
by Zeus
Fri Jul 12, 2019 12:14 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Buttons IQT Progress
Replies: 38
Views: 936

Buttons IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Buttons / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-1 Check Ride Date: 10 Jul 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Please welcome Buttons to the IQT program. We had a great first flight; Buttons has a really good sense of of the aircraft and did quite well with formation work and tac turns. I don't think we'll have to...
by Zeus
Wed Jul 10, 2019 1:01 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Festus IQT Progress
Replies: 41
Views: 1443

Re: Festus IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Festus / Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-6 Check Ride Date: 8 Jul 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Congrats go out to Festus for completing IQT-6 last night. We actually pilot it up over a couple flights due to some nagging IVC issues but last night comms were nice and stable. Festus is one of the, if no...
by Zeus
Sat Jul 06, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 100 Hour Congrats - Dan
Replies: 12
Views: 365

Re: 100 Hour Congrats - Dan

Congrats Dan - Thanks for helping make this a great Wing!
by Zeus
Sat Jul 06, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Chief IQT Progress
Replies: 14
Views: 587

Re: Chief IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Chief/ Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 6 Jul 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: It must be dogfighting season as I was back up for another IQT-3 flight, this time with Chief. He did a great job on the engagements with great comms and working as a team to splash the bandits. The tanker dr...
by Zeus
Sat Jul 06, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Archer IQT Progress
Replies: 39
Views: 1015

Re: Archer IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Archer/ Zeus Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 5 Jul 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Another great flight with Archer, this time taking the fight visual in some good ol' dogfights! HE did a great job getting all 3 kills with great comms and SA especially during the last engagement when the b...