Last updated: 2017-03-20
CO Pilot Bob Geving (New Ulm) attended a meeting regarding the aviation unit?s upcoming training plans. Pilot Geving also worked on planning upcoming missions and other administrative tasks.
NR Pilot Brad Maas (Brainerd) continued working on helicopter training with two pilots, and aircraft maintenance for tracking units. The new tracking units will enable the forestry and DPS dispatchers to be able to view our aircraft on the screen for additional safety.
CO Pilot Christopher Lofstuen (Grand Rapids) reports aircraft repair and illness prevented any flying activity this week. The downtime afforded a good opportunity to attend to administrative tasks and training issues.
CO Pilot Jason Jensen (Brainerd) reports a week of rotary ground and flight training.