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About planeliker

I'm 23. Im big and vocal when it comes to airplanes and the military. (I know my stuff and probably could be considered an expert), Im a Civil Air Patrol 2nd Lt. Technically I'm a veteran by federal standards but there's no point in pursuing federal benefits. (served in the Air National Guard) Trying to change that though by getting back in the military.

Arlington National Cemetery is calling my name

http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=1180338903802&set=vb.1088040176&type=2&theater http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=1180339703822&set=vb.1088040176&type=2&theater   First off, these two videos are publicly available to all on facebook since I do not believe in privacy settings. The first one is the Taps Ceremony from my grandfathers service in November 2009. The 2nd Video … Continue reading

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VLOG Update on my progress of rejoining the Air Force for 10JUL2012.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3LPb74ibh5E

Video shout to @BrandiLAX on twitter as well

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Two Steps Backward, One Step Forward

Unfortunately, the title is the easy way to explain my situation with getting back into the USAF on Active Duty. I had to go see a recruiter today, not in New Haven, CT, but instead Bridgeport, CT. When the New … Continue reading

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Video Blog Update 21JUN2012

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iaqn_3tjrkc

update in my life regarding joining the US Air Force

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Flag Day Ceremony- Elks Lodge and Civil Air Patrol

Hello everyone. Hope all is well. Ever since joining Civil Air Patrol as a Cadet in October 2002, every June I get this sense of patriotism for Flag Day. One of our Senior members doubles as a member of Elks … Continue reading

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Some photos from Washington D.C

Originally posted on Cecilie Larsen:
Running on little sleep, fighting jet lag (well, who am I kidding, it’s really not worth the fight, you’re gonna loose either way) and all those other “benefits” that comes with traveling across the Atlantic…

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Looney Tunes anyone?

Just a short blog post today. I first came across this approach thanks to the Safety Officer at my Civil Air Patrol Squadron back in 2011. At first I didn’t understand what he was inferring from this approach plate, but … Continue reading

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