A Reserve T-38C UPT IP explains his job, how to get hired, and gives invaluable advice for current or future T-38 student pilots.
I explain the Merit Assignment Selection System (MASS) that determines class rank for student pilots at USAF UPT on BogiDope.
I compared Tricare (Active Duty and Reserve options) to health care plans for two major airlines. The results were surprisingly close, but can you guess which one wins?
A look at some of the best airline application review and interview prep companies in the business.
A look at the Palace Chase and Palace Front programs, including strategies on timing and getting your commander(s) onboard with your request.
This week on BogiDope I have a laser-focused application of Pilot Math Treasure Bath that explains How to Win UPT Financially.
Every military pilot needs to understand the basics about a couple FAA/civilian pilot ratings. I break down some of those details in my post on BogiDope this week.
Had I realized how awesome it is to be a helicopter pilot in the Air Force, my pilot career may have followed a very different path. My latest post on BogiDope.com discusses the options for USAF rotary-winged flying, and whether it’s the right choice for you. Here’s an intro and a link to the fullContinue reading “Should I Track Helicopters at UPT?”
Lifetime has a show called Married at First Sight. I can’t even bring myself to watch it–it just sounds like a bad idea. I categorize this with other shows like all the Real Housewives series under “Trainwrecks I Don’t Watch.” I can’t imagine that Hired at First Sight would be any more successful for a Guard or Reserve unit. ForContinue reading “How to Rush a Unit”
Do you aspire to fly faster than the speed of sound, pull Gs, and take part in the ultimate form of dueling? If so, you would probably love serving your country as a fighter pilot. I wrote about how to achieve that goal in my latest post on BogiDope this week. Take a look!