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Another Checkride Complete

As much as I love flying, it isn’t always just fun and games. An important part of all flying is recurrent checkrides to make sure that we continue to do our jobs right. 175 more words


Hello Again Beautiful

As excited as I was that I was going to fly today, I am at least doubly excited that I actually did fly today. I was so afraid something was going to keep me from actually getting up in the air. 123 more words


I Get to Fly Again!

So maybe this is a day early, but I just couldn’t wait to scream it from the rooftops, or type it on a blog. After a month and a half if waiting for paperwork, and about three months of being grounded, I finally get to fly again tomorrow. 125 more words


Something That Made Me Go Wow

I thought about saying Wahoo instead of wow to quote one of my favorite movies but it didn’t seem quite right.

I’m still grounded but got to go out to a new dropzone today that was up in the midst of some incredible mountains. 100 more words


Continuing on the C-130

Today is one of those truly bittersweet days in life.

For the last five years I have had the distinct pleasure of flying on the C-130H.  224 more words


Lockheed Martin C-130H2 Hercules/ Pitts S-1-11B

@ San Francisco, CA

October 2017

Mike Wiskus tucks his Pitts in a super tight formation with a Missouri Air Guard C-130 during a Fleet Week flyby.  58 more words

Fleet Week

Cargo flight to Saint Croix - enlisted leader, spouse find new assignment

Sassy, a Yorkshire Terrier, awaits a flight out of Savannah Air National Guard Base to St. Croix, Sept. 24, 2017, along with three other pets. (U.S. 414 more words