Thursday, October 27, 2011
Boeing Awards Australian Army Pilot
The Australian Army’s 100th pilot has completed the helicopter qualification course from Army Aviation Training and Training Support (AATTS). In addition to earning her wings, Lt. Erin Pederick is also the first pilot to receive the Army Flying Badge from Boeing. The award is given to the top graduate of the AATTS training course, which operates a fleet of 19 Bell 206-B1 Kiowas, six Sikorsky S-70A-9 Black Hawks, two civil Bell 412s and a Black Hawk full-motion simulator.
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