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HossHarris last won the day on February 22

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  1. Pilot Shortage Deepens, USAF is SCREWED.

    Students have always been terrible. The difference is whether or not you can wash them out. That pendulum swings. And the quality of the end product swings with it
  2. How do you feel about your airframe and mission?

    It’s a great last assignment, or reserve gig. Current mgmt is terrible, but that will change before too long. Pm for any additional details you’d like.
  3. RUMINT: AD FTU F16s to Kelly Field

    Remember, the Air Force could make a blow job unpleasant
  4. The Next President is...

    I’d rather know BEFORE an election. Regardless of which way the report goes.
  5. RUMINT: AD FTU F16s to Kelly Field

    Town sucks airspace is good. Original plan had some ad b-course units at HMN, some still at LUF .... you know, to capitalize on some of those economies of scale and what not Couldn’t get many reservists to volunteer to HMN. Did I mention the town sucks etc etc
  6. RUMINT: AD FTU F16s to Kelly Field

    Holloman was a terrible idea from the start
  7. The new airline thread

    But you still get paid. Its a beautiful thing when it comes together
  8. Pilot Shortage Deepens, USAF is SCREWED.

    That’s why I have all my retirement money in GoJet and Endeavour stock ....
  9. Yup... ”why were you pushing things? Why did you hit that tree?” ”uhhhhhh....there was a drone!”
  10. The new airline thread

    I would also plan and budget for at least 12 months from hitting publish on a 90% app to getting your first (meager) paycheck.
  11. "Center the Bug"

  12. The new airline thread

    Don’t underestimate how long it takes to get your app complete and polished. Start interview prep now.
  13. "Center the Bug"

    Not in close to Atlanta If it starts a big schwoopenhousen turn to “alert” you that something has changed you’re already fucked and will likely get to copy a phone number down. we also get really cool map fails with our 1950s technology dme/dme ins without gps where the magenta stuff goes away, or better still lies to you. So being able to throw it into heading hold without a lot of thought is helpful. It gets watched closely when it matters.
  14. "Center the Bug"

    Same in the military. Currently flying a maddog. It will drop into heading hold or heading select unannounced (among other fun things). Having your heading bug in the general direction your going is useful when it goes crazy ivan.
  15. The new airline thread

    Read and become intimately familiar with the separations afi. Also depends if you’re trying to get to 20 or just get out. Know when you can (and can’t) 3-day opt, when you would be likely bulletproof for a 179 or 120. Its situation and TIS dependent.