“Condor” was a USN fighter pilot for 11 years, completing 4 combat tours in South East Asia with over 500 carrier landings and 170 combat missions. He also holds the distinction of being one of the 9 Officers who formed the Navy Fighter Weapons School “TOPGUN” and did 2 tours as an instructor there.
He has over 2,200 hours in the F-4 Phantom and flew T-38, A-4 and F5E while at “TOPGUN”.
“Condor” is an ATP with multi, helicopter and tailwheel ratings. He is also a FAST formation instructor and holds both solo and formation low level aerobatics waivers. With all this experience, he still says he’s having more fun flying now than ever before.
To quote “I fly with extraordinary pilots, engage in challenging events and fly on my own schedule and best of all… no night carrier landings”