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by Derk
Wed May 22, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: Kenzo Ready for Takeoff
Replies: 9
Views: 90

Re: Kenzo Ready for Takeoff

Hi Kenzo. Thanks for stopping by.
by Derk
Tue May 21, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Etcher IQT Progress
Replies: 10
Views: 114

Re: Etcher IQT Progress

Welcome to IQT Etcher!
by Derk
Sat May 18, 2019 5:03 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Poison IQT Progress
Replies: 45
Views: 1448

Re: Poison IQT Progress

Nice job with IQT Poison! Good to see you in a wing flight already.
by Derk
Fri May 10, 2019 4:55 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Jasrags IQT Progress
Replies: 56
Views: 1575

Re: Jasrags IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Jasrags / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-6 Check Ride Date: 9 April 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Tonight we welcome another new member of the 222nd Gamblers, with Jasrags completing IQT-6! He had studied and prepared well and took up my offer to lead the flight tonight. Doing that on top of the IQT ...
by Derk
Thu May 09, 2019 12:27 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Wheelchock IQT Progress
Replies: 36
Views: 1115

Re: Wheelchock IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Wheelchock / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-5 Check Ride Date: 07 May 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Last night Wheelchock completed the objectives for IQT-5. Over the past many weeks, Wheelchock has been steadily improving in all areas which is a testament to his hard work knowing where he started. A...
by Derk
Wed May 08, 2019 12:20 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Jester IQT Progress
Replies: 7
Views: 123

Jester IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Jester / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-1 Check Ride Date: 6 April 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Please help me welcome "Jester" to IQT. I'll leave the door cracked open for each of you to discover on your own how deep Jesters roots run in BMS and his history as a vPilot, but after some inactive time...
by Derk
Tue May 07, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: News
Topic: 100 Hour Flight Achievement - Lefty
Replies: 2
Views: 104

100 Hour Flight Achievement - Lefty

Congrats to Lefty on achieving 100 flight hours with the Wing. Lefty applied in August 2018 but had a couple months away for a major move. After that he was busy wracking up hours. Nice job Left! You've been Patched!
by Derk
Sun May 05, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Tech IQT Progress
Replies: 9
Views: 171

Tech IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Tech / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-1 Check Ride Date: 4 May 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Please help me welcome “Tech” to IQT. Tech’s been hard at work for the past couple weeks getting up to speed with the BMS sim, training materials, and the SOP’s, and it showed in last nights flight. We had a ...
by Derk
Sun May 05, 2019 5:09 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Wingnut IQT Progress
Replies: 14
Views: 317

Re: Wingnut IQT Progress

Nice work Wingnut!
by Derk
Sun May 05, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Mulligan IQT Progress
Replies: 59
Views: 1801

Re: Mulligan IQT Progress

Congrat Mulligan! Welcome to the Gamblers.
by Derk
Fri May 03, 2019 12:09 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Poison IQT Progress
Replies: 45
Views: 1448

Re: Poison IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Poison / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-4 Check Ride Date: 1 May 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Last night the Labor Day party was going on outside, but Poison and I were busy completing IQT-4. He seemed to have a strong understanding of the objectives for this flight and based on past flights I opted...
by Derk
Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:33 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Mulligan IQT Progress
Replies: 59
Views: 1801

Re: Mulligan IQT Progress

Nice! Down to the Last One Mulligan.
by Derk
Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:31 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Wheelchock IQT Progress
Replies: 36
Views: 1115

Re: Wheelchock IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Wheelchock / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-4 Check Ride Date: 27 April 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Last night Wheelchock finished objectives for IQT-4. It was a pretty good flight overall as he’s getting smooth with our SOP’s. Shortly after fence-we made a low-level BLU-107 runway strike to leave ...
by Derk
Fri Apr 26, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Poison IQT Progress
Replies: 45
Views: 1448

Re: Poison IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Poison / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 23 April 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: A couple nights ago Poison completed the objectives for IQT-3. The delay in my post doesn't do justice to the fine job he had in all three engagements. When the IP doesn’t need to fire a shot in IQT-3 it...
by Derk
Tue Apr 23, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Mulligan IQT Progress
Replies: 59
Views: 1801

Re: Mulligan IQT Progress

Nice job Mulligan! Looks like good hits on everything.
by Derk
Tue Apr 23, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: News
Topic: New Video 440th - ILS Training
Replies: 0
Views: 124

New Video 440th - ILS Training

Just published on the 440th VFW YouTube channel is an ILS Training flight we made a few weeks ago. Thanks Micro for the graphic edits to make this another excellent production for our video collection. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1k8UNkRh-cRRKf24FepmyA {Please feel free to send all comments, f...
by Derk
Fri Apr 19, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 4.34 is out
Replies: 17
Views: 422

Re: 4.34 is out

Someone Pinch me! Awesome news, thanks Nick.
by Derk
Fri Apr 19, 2019 2:19 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Badger IQT Progress
Replies: 53
Views: 1282

Re: Badger IQT Progress

Congrats and Welcome to the 222nd! Hurry back and looking forward to seeing you in our Wing flights.
by Derk
Fri Apr 19, 2019 1:24 am
Forum: News
Topic: 440th Podcast - "Tyrant Meets Nick"
Replies: 0
Views: 135

440th Podcast - "Tyrant Meets Nick"

I think Nick already shared another link, but here is the link to the podcast on our Wing YouTube channel.

https://youtu.be/QPQjYH4_rdc

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by Derk
Fri Apr 19, 2019 12:52 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Wheelchock IQT Progress
Replies: 36
Views: 1115

Re: Wheelchock IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Wheelchock / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 18 April 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: After a bit of time to reset software, hardware, and the brain, Wheelchock was “IN” last night with a nice completion of the objectives for IQT-3. It was only one flight to complete, but being new to...
by Derk
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:56 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Jasrags IQT Progress
Replies: 56
Views: 1575

Re: Jasrags IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Jasrags / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-5 Check Ride Date: 16 April 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Last night Jasrags completed objectives for IQT-5. We were joined by Hurl and Sidestep who fragged a separate SEAD flight that gave us flexibility and plenty of fire power to handle the mission. The mai...
by Derk
Wed Apr 17, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Badger IQT Progress
Replies: 53
Views: 1282

Re: Badger IQT Progress

Very nice progress Badger!
by Derk
Tue Apr 16, 2019 3:36 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Poison IQT Progress
Replies: 45
Views: 1448

Re: Poison IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Poison / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-2 Check Ride Date: 15 April 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Tonight Poison completed the objectives for IQT-2 – yes, one day after doing IQT-1. It was good we split it into two flights to give time to get a feel for the flying style and comms before getting into ...
by Derk
Mon Apr 15, 2019 2:59 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Poison IQT Progress
Replies: 45
Views: 1448

Poison IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Poison / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-1 Check Ride Date: 14 April 2019 Score: Pass Debrief: Please help me welcome “Poison” to IQT. In just days of receiving his application, he was prepped and ready for his first flight. Poison comes with some good BMS experience, and along with some real worl...
by Derk
Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Badger IQT Progress
Replies: 53
Views: 1282

Re: Badger IQT Progress

Nice job Badger! Was good to get to fly with you. (and, I did see you walk away from that!)