Eagle #5; Acro #2
“Flex” joined the team in 2014 and flies in the #5 position, #2 in aerobatics.
He started flying with the USAF in 1982 initially training on the T-37 and T-38 before operational conversion to the F-15. “Flex” has 9,000 flying hours with nearly 3000 hours on the F-15 over almost 20 years in the USAF and ANG.
He was a Flight Leader, Instructor and was Mission Commander and flight leader in 1991 during Desert Storm, Desert Shield as well as Northern and Southern Watch.
“Flex” holds an ATP with both Solo and Formation low level aerobatics waivers. When not flying with the team he is a Captain for UPS on 757/767s