Highly qualified Commercial Pilot with over 12,900 hours in helicopters and fixed wing aircraft. Utilized aircraft in both Civilian and Military operations. Civilian operations were primarily fire fighting for both Forest Service and BLM. Night Vision Goggle operations were both Civilian and Military situations. Respected pilot and instructor with 35 years of experience working with flight operations and dispatchers in domestic and international environments.
Supervised flight training programs for unit members while flying both helicopters and fixed wing aircraft.
BLM and Forest Service Helitack pilot qualified and carded 1990, 1992, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009 and 2016. Helicopters included Bell 206, Bell 206L1, Bell 206L3 and Bell 205 A1++.
Night Vision Goggle Instruction in both helicopter and fixed wing aircraft at both home station (Boise, ID) and off site location as necessary for the customers convenience.
34 Years in an aviation unit in the Idaho Army National Guard. 27 years as a full-time instructor pilot. During this time deployed 4 times: 2002 Bosnia as a AH-64 Instructor Pilot (6 Months), 2006 Afghanistan a AH-64 Instructor PIlot and Task Force Standardization Instructor Pilot (12 Months), 2010 Afghanistan TF ODIN as a King Air 300 survalence pilot (9 Months), 2013 Afghanistan TF CEASAR as a King Air 200 pilot (9 Months).
4800 Single Engine Helicopter Hours
4000 Multi Engine Helicopter Hours
1300 Single Engine Airplane Hours
3400 Multi Engine Airplane Hours
12000 Pilot In Command Hours
4000 Instruction Hours Given
800 Instrument Instruction Hours Given
1100 Night Vision Goggle Instruction Hours Given
1500 Night Vision System Hours
Medical Class II: Mar 2020
FAA: CFI and CFII
Airplane: Single Engine Land, Multi-Engine Land
FCC Radiotelephone Operator Permit
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