Flying the Fallen…

Got this from an old Squadron buddy, now a Captain with an airline… I think it’s worth sharing with all of you. Cxxxx, We did another HR today. Don’t know if I ever told anyone, but when Xxxx and Xxxxx … Continue reading

Another Tool in the Tool Box…

Knives- Last night on Gun Blogger Chat we got off on knives, and I realized pretty much every one of us has, carries and uses knives for any number of reasons. My first knife was given to me when I … Continue reading

The Wooden Bowl…

No humor today, but one to think about as we age…I don’t know who wrote it, but it DOES make you stop and think…A frail old man went to live with his son, daughter-in-law, and four-year-old grandson. The old man’s … Continue reading

Meh… Still on the Road…

Well, I’m STILL on the road, one more set of meetings tomorrow and back to DC tomorrow night on the red-eye… Weather was lousy (for Hawaii) today, rained and low clouds all day… Dropped a couple of folks off at … Continue reading

Sad Day and Media Stupidity…

Sadly, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was shot yesterday along with 18 others by 22 year old man ( I will not put his name up and give him any credibility). Six are dead as of now, and I’d ask for prayers … Continue reading

Travel is fun???

For those who think traveling for a living is fun, this is my week thus far… Last Saturday, at airport at 1000, airplane breaks, get home at 1700, do it all over again Sunday- at airport at 1000, leave at … Continue reading

Military News…

Check out this video on the new and improved “Pig”… New M60-43 Machine gun (.30 Cal). Truly puts the word “machine” in Machine Gun. Very impressive and this sustained fire only represents half of the advertized capacity of sustained by … Continue reading

Free Stuff…

From Ambulance Driver, the whole post is HERE…It seems fitting that, here on my 4th Blogiversary, I can announce a special deal for my readers, courtesy of the good folks at Kaplan Publishing. From January 4-10, 2011, Kaplan will offer … Continue reading

What it’s really like…

This is very unnerving, especially if you know what you are watching… Landing with deck pitching 30 feet, at night, low on fuel. You will never forget viewing this. These two videos below are undoubtedly the best. Turn on your … Continue reading

Happy New Year…

I wish everyone the best for 2011… Now go away, quit bothering me, I’m going back to sleep… … Continue reading