MIL Boring day at work.

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  1. brackac

    brackac Fuck all of this. OT Supporter

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    Woke up at 3:30 am, caught the 4:15 am bus, did paperwork till 7 am, and then I strapped into a helicopter and flew for the first time. :bowdown: My new job fucking rocks.
     
  2. Ranger-AO

    Ranger-AO I'm here for the Taliban party. Moderator

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    autorotation is in your future :noes:
     
  3. brackac

    brackac Fuck all of this. OT Supporter

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    That is friday. :wtf: I can barely work two of the three controls at one time.
     
  4. Ranger-AO

    Ranger-AO I'm here for the Taliban party. Moderator

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    Holy SHIT! :eek3:

    Are you serious?! They toss you right in to the deep end, don't they? :run:
     
  5. TRN

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    ORly?
     
  6. brackac

    brackac Fuck all of this. OT Supporter

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    Yeah, it's a "hands on" type of school. It likes sending SF trainees to Afgahnistan for live fire training.
     
  7. Jyokker

    Jyokker The trouser snake is very aggressive. It will corn

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    :rofl:
     
  8. MumblingJoe169

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    good luck fucker. Im gonna need a ride one day.
     
  9. gtcrispy

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    Sounds like a good time :) I'm liking my job right now...living in a 5 star hotel, free breakfast, free drinks and appetizers in the evening, then out to hang with the locals at night..too bad it has to end. keep that helo in the air !
     
  10. brackac

    brackac Fuck all of this. OT Supporter

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    They better watch out for me. :eek3:
     
  11. brackac

    brackac Fuck all of this. OT Supporter

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    You switch over to the Air Force?




    I kid I kid. Air Force quality of life is an urban myth.
     
  12. Jyokker

    Jyokker The trouser snake is very aggressive. It will corn

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    Just like Army intelligence.
     
  13. gtcrispy

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    Haha yah no. Just a nice TDY trip. The nice thing is i'm going to have about 32000 frequent flier miles with the 3 round trip flights i'm making in the next month and a half. Thats almost a free CONUS ticket.
     
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    lol
     
  15. mrduke

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    burn!

    :mamoru:
     
  16. I-am-Ryan

    I-am-Ryan Trevor Siemian is so dreamy OT Supporter

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    Hey - that's how they did it in G.I. Jane. :hsughr:
     
  17. brackac

    brackac Fuck all of this. OT Supporter

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    I have survived my second day of flying and auto-rotations are amazing. Like a kickass rollercoaster with the fear of death involved.
     
  18. Accord

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    What helicopter do you get to fly for training?
     
  19. brackac

    brackac Fuck all of this. OT Supporter

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    TH67 for primary and instruments.
     
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    autorotations are really not that cool, it was the worst part
     
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    10 hrs of class today, this will be my life for the next 10 months...
     
  22. Jyokker

    Jyokker The trouser snake is very aggressive. It will corn

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    Then I guess he will be in heaven for the rest of it.
     
  23. burton564

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    well i never really like the idea of purposely smashing my helicopter into the ground
     
  24. brackac

    brackac Fuck all of this. OT Supporter

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    Seemed to be a 50/50 split in the class about this. Some people, like myself, really liked them, while others looked like they had seen the Grip Reaper face to face.
     
  25. brackac

    brackac Fuck all of this. OT Supporter

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    I have a few different ways to explain my flying ability as of today. Let me know which you like best. I fly like a duck trying to knit a quilt, or a blind man with Lou Gehrigs disease has better touch than me.
     

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