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  • The importance of leadership

    On June 9, 1968, Air Force Sergeant James D. Locker was killed in action during an attempted rescue of a Marine Corps A-4E Phantom pilot. Sergeant Locker was a highly decorated pararesueman who was awarded the silver star three times, a distinguished flying cross, two purple hearts and eight air medals. I wore a POW/MIA bracelet with his name on it
  • On hallowed ground

    As an Air Force fighter pilot in England, I’ve been afforded a special perspective of America. Yes, America. On every mission I fly here I am literally surrounded by our American history. What I see are beautiful green fields, small English villages and hundreds of airfields. It is truly an amazing sight ... an absolutely unique view of this