Mission: To Preserve the History of the Greatest Fighter Jet the United States Navy Has Ever Flown.

Captain Mike "Rabies" Rabens (USN Ret.) - President

Captain Mark "Beaver" Swaney (USN Ret.) - Vice President

Don Bowsher - Secretary

Captain Rob "Udog" Underwood (USNR) - Treasurer

Captain Jim "Crunch" Hineline (USN) - Fleet Representative

Dave "Hey Joe" Parsons - East Coast Representative

Commander Bryan "Spot" Kust (USN Ret.) - West Coast Representative

AMS2 Mike O'Brien - Maintainer Representative, West

AMS2 Tim Daugherty - Maintainer Representative, East

AE2 Marc Arnold -  Maintainer Representative, Central

William Barto (Grumman) - Historian

AE2 Lauren Siegel - Events Coordinator

 

Random Tales

by Dave “Bio” Baranek

stories-15 clip image0021 Dec 1982 - I was flying an F-14A with LCDR Steve "Drifty" Smith over the Pacific Ocean off Southern California, and our mission was to shoot an AIM-7

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