Hawkeye Squadron Co Hits 4,000 Hour Milestone

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Post by wildbill » Wed Apr 02, 2003 7:30 pm

Hawkeye Squadron CO Hits 4,000 Hour Milestone
Story Number: NNS030127-07
Release Date: 1/27/2003 11:11:00 AM

By Journalist Seaman Michael Perez, USS Theodore Roosevelt Public Affairs

ABOARD USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT, At Sea (NNS) -- Many amazing things happen on the flight deck of an aircraft carrier. The ballet of planes moving over the flight deck to the careful choreography of its personnel is continually punctuated by the shriek of planes launching and the pounding of planes landing.

On the flight deck of USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), another amazing thing happened. Carrier Airborne Early Warning (VAW) Squadron 124's Commanding Officer, Cmdr. Vincent Bowhers, landed after completing 4,000 hours of flight time in the E-2C Hawkeye Jan. 16.

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