Started as an A/CC on a block 5 (78-0055) then to a block 15 (80-0551) then to my own jet (80-0609) in 1982, moved to T/A in 84, Eglin AFB. Moved on to the 108th TFW, F-4D and F-4E (NJ-ANG) then to 177th FIG / FW (NJ-ANG) in 86, 2 years of F-106, then back to F-16's. Spent 14 years on alert, moved to the flightline when our alert commitment was terminated in 99. When back to alert after 9/11 when our alert was restored. Retired in 2013 after an injury, now a title 5 CSS for 177th MXS.