Hello from Texas

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  1. gau-8

    gau-8 New Member

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    Greetings,

    I'm a pilot, sailor, shooter and history buff living in Texas. I was never in the military but I did serve as a fighter pilot in the USAF 8)
    I now fly a corporate jets mostly in the Western Hemisphere.

    Looking forward to learning about this site.

    Cheers,

    Bill
     
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    Welcome aboard Bill!
     
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    Welcome aboard and greeting from the Czech Republic8)
    Where┬┤re you from? Got friends in Dallas and San Antonio...
    Which kind of fighters did you fly during your service?
     
  4. Vic Balshaw

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    G'day Bill, greetings from the land 'down under', nice to have join us.
     
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    Hi Bill, welcome to the family
     
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    Hello and welcome. Greetings from Serbia.
     
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    Welcome, greetings from Poland.

    How it's possible to serve as a fighter pilot in USAF but never be in military?
     
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    Gday Bill welcome aboard mate!:D
     
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    Here's a good ol Texas welcome from Big D (Dallas)
     
  11. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    1. Welcome

    2. How is that possible?
     
  12. beaupower32

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    Welcome!

    Adler, the USAF does hire civilian pilots for flight testing, But I guess it does come down to being in the right place at the right time. I know there was quite a few civilian test pilots out at Edwards when I was stationed there.
     
  13. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    We also have civilian pilots for flight testing in the US Army. I am only asking how he served as a "fighter pilot in the USAF" but did not serve in the military.
     
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    #14 beaupower32, Sep 30, 2010
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    Ah, I see what your asking now. Good question, I would like to know the answer myself.
     
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    I'd like an answer too....

    Charles
     
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    Must be a one hit wonder!!!!!
     
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    Welcome Bill! Great site, great people and lots of knowledge here.
     
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    Hi Bill, and welcome from me here in Denmark. :D

    Cheers,

    Maria.
     
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    Howdy! Welcome aboard from somewhere jammed between Dallas and Fort Worth!
     
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