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by Derk
Thu Jul 09, 2020 4:35 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Wheelman IQT Progress
Replies: 32
Views: 3284

Re: Wheelman IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Wheelman / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-5 Check Ride Date: 8 Jul 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Another IQT wrapped up smoothly with Wheelman as he completed the objectives for IQT-5 tonight. We were joined by Zeus and Ghastly to round out a nice full flight, and provided flexible tactics to tackle ...
by Derk
Mon Jul 06, 2020 12:46 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Hyena IQT Progress
Replies: 43
Views: 3434

Re: Hyena IQT Progress

Nice job Hyena!
by Derk
Tue Jun 30, 2020 4:17 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Hyena IQT Progress
Replies: 43
Views: 3434

Re: Hyena IQT Progress

I'm slow to catch up, but Welcome to IQT Hyena!
by Derk
Tue Jun 30, 2020 4:15 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Wheelman IQT Progress
Replies: 32
Views: 3284

Re: Wheelman IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Wheelman / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-4 Check Ride Date: 29 June 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: After a short summer break away, Wheelman was back at it and completed IQT-4 tonight. The overall flight was smooth and all of the objectives were completed with good proficiency. The first run to hit a...
by Derk
Tue Jun 30, 2020 12:52 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Doc IQT Progress
Replies: 21
Views: 1866

Doc IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Doc / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-1 Check Ride Date: 28 Jun 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Please help me welcome 'Doc' to IQT, again. Doc had a short start about a year ago until real life called him away a bit. But BMS has called him back and we got the ball rolling again with a busy IQT-1. I thi...
by Derk
Fri Jun 26, 2020 4:12 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Battman IQT Progress
Replies: 40
Views: 4548

Re: Battman IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Battman / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-5 Check Ride Date: 25 June 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Tonight Battman completed the objectives for IQT-5. This came with some hard lessons learned about overflying air defense units on a previous flight, but he learned well from the lesson and it was much s...
by Derk
Tue Jun 16, 2020 4:02 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Mailman IQT Progress
Replies: 22
Views: 1906

Re: Mailman IQT Progress

Nice job Mailman! Keep dig-in.
by Derk
Wed Jun 10, 2020 4:50 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Wheelman IQT Progress
Replies: 32
Views: 3284

Re: Wheelman IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Wheelman / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 9 June 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Tonight Wheelman completed the objectives for IQT-3 with a dominating performance in all of the WVR engagements. After the mission I sat sorting through all of the awesome pictures I took of his handy wo...
by Derk
Sat Jun 06, 2020 12:41 am
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: Brief salutation ... :)
Replies: 16
Views: 2234

Re: Brief salutation ... :)

Welcome Hyena! I see your tagged as a cadet now. Enjoy IQT. It will knock the rust off.
by Derk
Fri Jun 05, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: DHawk IQT Progress
Replies: 35
Views: 3975

Re: DHawk IQT Progress

Congrats! and Welcome!
by Derk
Fri Jun 05, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Birddog IQT Progress
Replies: 25
Views: 2790

Re: Birddog IQT Progress

Congrats! and Welcome!
by Derk
Fri Jun 05, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Battman IQT Progress
Replies: 40
Views: 4548

Re: Battman IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Battman / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-4 Check Ride Date: 3 May 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: The local storms delayed my post, but the storm of Battman’s drive to complete IQT-4 paid off a couple nights ago as he successfully completed the assigned objectives. With minimal knowledge in air to grou...
by Derk
Thu Jun 04, 2020 3:44 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Wheelman IQT Progress
Replies: 32
Views: 3284

Re: Wheelman IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Wheelman / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-2 Check Ride Date: 2 June 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Last night Wheelman completed the objectives for IQT-2. The flight was pretty smooth overall since Wheelman keeps good formation through the tac turns and on the CAP, and has a good understanding of our ...
by Derk
Tue Jun 02, 2020 11:21 pm
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 222 Hour Congrats - Blitz
Replies: 10
Views: 1417

222 Hour Congrats - Blitz

Congrats to our first regular Wing member to be awarded the 222 Hour Patch. (the 222 hour choosen in honor of the 222 VFS). Thanks for your continued time invested in flights and supporting Wing activity.
by Derk
Tue Jun 02, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 100 Hour Congrats - Wheelchock
Replies: 9
Views: 1510

100 Hour Congrats - Wheelchock

Congrats to Wheelchock for 100 Hour Flight Time! Thanks for your time supporting the Wing and look forward to more flights with you in the future.
by Derk
Sun May 31, 2020 3:45 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Ghastly IQT Progress
Replies: 36
Views: 3746

Re: Ghastly IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Ghastly / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-6 Check Ride Date: 30 May 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Please help me welcome the newest member of the 222nd Gamblers – Ghastly! It’s only been just over two weeks since starting IQT-1, but Ghastly has a passion for BMS, interest to dig in and study, solid pi...
by Derk
Wed May 27, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Ghastly IQT Progress
Replies: 36
Views: 3746

Re: Ghastly IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Ghastly / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-5 Check Ride Date: 27 May 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Last night Ghastly completed IQT-5 with a little help from his friends HARM and MAV. This IQT flight is now a bit of a challenge just to get the SAM’s to light up as they no longer easily broadcast their ...
by Derk
Tue May 26, 2020 4:22 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Wheelman IQT Progress
Replies: 32
Views: 3284

Wheelman IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Wheelman / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-1 Check Ride Date: 25 May 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Please help me welcome “Wheelman” to IQT with the 440th VFW. Wheelman joins us with limited MP experience, but the flight tonight showed solid piloting skills and a good handle on the IQT-1 objectives. C...
by Derk
Sun May 24, 2020 3:12 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Ghastly IQT Progress
Replies: 36
Views: 3746

Re: Ghastly IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Ghastly / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-4 Check Ride Date: 23 May 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Tonight, Ghastly completed IQT-4 with a fun spin around KOTAR. But first, we made a short stop at a runway to deliver a gift of some BLU-107’s as we remodeled the runway. Then we were off to spot a hostil...
by Derk
Fri May 22, 2020 3:32 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Ghastly IQT Progress
Replies: 36
Views: 3746

Re: Ghastly IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Ghastly / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 21 May 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Tonight Ghastly wrapped up the objectives for IQT-3. The main task was to kill the MiG’s within a visual range engagement, before they got the IP! Ghastly did exactly that with quick turns into the engage...
by Derk
Tue May 19, 2020 4:10 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Ghastly IQT Progress
Replies: 36
Views: 3746

Re: Ghastly IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Ghastly / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-2 Check Ride Date: 19 May 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Tonight Ghastly wrapped up the objectives for IQT-2. The pace is picking up as he has a real good handle on SOP procedures and jet handling. After the combat departure Ghastly quickly found Route formatio...
by Derk
Sun May 17, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Ghastly IQT Progress
Replies: 36
Views: 3746

Ghastly IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Ghastly / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-1 Check Ride Date: 16 May 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Please help me welcome “Ghastly” to IQT with the 440th VFW. Ghastly comes to us with some solid experience in BMS and handling his F-16 as last nights flight appeared more of a formality than a training s...
by Derk
Sat May 16, 2020 4:39 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Battman IQT Progress
Replies: 40
Views: 4548

Re: Battman IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Battman / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 14 May 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Last night Battman completed the objectives for IQT-3 with a HAVCAP flight using only AIM-9’s. We had just one practice round in the dogfighting arena to get his skill level up, but his practice solo seem...
by Derk
Sat May 16, 2020 4:23 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: DHawk IQT Progress
Replies: 35
Views: 3975

Re: DHawk IQT Progress

Good work DHawk!
by Derk
Sat May 16, 2020 4:21 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Birddog IQT Progress
Replies: 25
Views: 2790

Re: Birddog IQT Progress

Nice job BirdDog! Just 'flyin' through IQT.