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Flight Ops

Flight ops are my wake up call.
I crawl out of my rack,
Put on my uniform,
Then rush to morning muster.

Hiss…Bang! 50 more words


Conservationists are airlifting goats off a deserted island, to save the island and the goats

The rugged isle of Redonda belongs to Antigua and Barbuda, a Caribbean country best known for its namesake islands. Redonda, just one mile long, is home to seabirds, reptiles, rodents, and a herd of long-horned goats. 215 more words

Snap Shot #48: Flying High

It’s the Groupon deal too good to resist – a helicopter lesson for under $300! I’ve had a fascination with choppers for years but have yet to ride in one. 881 more words

Snap Shots

Top Ten Reasons Not to Fly Helicopters

10. Enjoy Earth, don’t Burn It to Fly Over It.

9. Be Quiet.  Enjoy Quiet.  Trust Quiet and Peace.

8. Realize Life is as Much about What is Behind us as in Front.   102 more words


Love POP

So I live in an area that is surrounded by military bases. I did a ‘my two cents’ on loving jet noise… but the big ol birds are a source of joy pretty regularly. 140 more words

Haiku - 5/16/2017

In the cloudless sky

Helicopter hovering

High above the Earth


Have you guys ever been in a helicopter?

I haven’t. Just curious what it is like.