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by Derk
Fri Jul 31, 2020 5:42 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Hyena IQT Progress
Replies: 43
Views: 8013

Re: Hyena IQT Progress

Nice job Hyena!
by Derk
Sun Jul 26, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Doc IQT Progress
Replies: 21
Views: 4071

Re: Doc IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Doc / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-4 Check Ride Date: 25 Jul 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Last night Doc completed the objectives for IQT-4. Our flight left Yechon for a short run until dropping low for a run at the runway target at 500 feel and 500 knots to deliver BLU-107’s. Nice hits from Doc a...
by Derk
Sun Jul 26, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 100 Hour Congrats - Elf
Replies: 14
Views: 3123

100 Hour Congrats - Elf

Congrats to Elf for 100 Hour Flight Time! Thanks for your time supporting the Wing missions, and especially for your continued support for cadets with your encouraging posts in the IQT Progress forums thread.
by Derk
Tue Jul 21, 2020 4:46 am
Forum: Public Discussion
Topic: 100 Combat Missions Patch - Buttons
Replies: 12
Views: 2678

100 Combat Missions Patch - Buttons

Congrats to Buttons for being the Wing's first non-IP to be awarded the '100 Combat Missions' patch!. This patch is awarded to recognize 100 individual BMS combat flights. For this award, Buttons wracked up 171.7 flight hours and had a 0.91 RTB rate. Thanks for your continued support of the Wing's a...
by Derk
Tue Jul 21, 2020 4:24 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Wheelman IQT Progress
Replies: 32
Views: 6695

Re: Wheelman IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Wheelman / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-6 Check Ride Date: 20 Jul 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Please help me welcome the newest member of the 222nd Gamblers – Wheelman! Tonight, we wrapped up IQT-6 with a multi-weapon ground strike. Thanks to Ghastly for all his help along the way and for joining...
by Derk
Tue Jul 21, 2020 12:15 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Doc IQT Progress
Replies: 21
Views: 4071

Re: Doc IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Doc / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-3 Check Ride Date: 19 Jul 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Last night Doc completed the objectives for IQT-3. After a short round of practice last week in the dogfighting arena, he was looking ready, and showed it in the IQT flight. On the first MiG engagements he wa...
by Derk
Fri Jul 17, 2020 4:11 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Battman IQT Progress
Replies: 40
Views: 8779

Re: Battman IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Battman / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-6 Check Ride Date: 16 July 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Please help me welcome the newest member of the 222nd Gamblers – Battman! The IQT road for Battman has come with steep and slippery learning curves which were a struggle at times. But he continued diggin...
by Derk
Sat Jul 11, 2020 5:20 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Doc IQT Progress
Replies: 21
Views: 4071

Re: Doc IQT Progress

Cadet/IP: Doc / Derk Check Ride #: IQT-2 Check Ride Date: 09 Jul 2020 Score: Pass Debrief: Last night Doc wrapped up the objectives for IQT-2. We did this in a practice TE with a bunch of MiG-29’s to make up for the one’s that never showed in the IQT-2 flight. This was a good call as requested by D...
by Derk
Thu Jul 09, 2020 4:35 am
Forum: Cadet Flight Reports
Topic: Wheelman IQT Progress
Replies: 32
Views: 6695

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: 8013

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: 8013

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: 6695

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: 4071

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: 8779

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: 4292

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: 6695

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: 4290

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: 7728

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: 5558

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: 8779

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: 6695

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: 2766

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: 2754

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: 7661

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: 7661

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 ...