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Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Kentucky Guard Aviation Soldiers Share Knowledge with Ecuadorian Army Air Group

Kentucky National Guard

Kentucky National Guard State Partnership Program hosted a team of Army aviators and maintainers from the Republic of Ecuador at the Army Aviation Support Facility on Boone National Guard Center in Frankfort, Ky. The group consisted of six pilots, two maintenance and logistics personnel and one Ecuador civilian translator. They were accompanied by Air Force Lt. Col. Peter Jacob from the U.S. Military Group, Ecuador.

The Ecuadorian visitors were given an in-depth look at the Kentucky National Guard’s aviation operations and maintenance facility, hosted by Capt. Gabriel Spicer and his team from the AASF. They received briefings and hands on demonstrations of Kentucky’s mission planning, safety program, policies, procedures, preoperational post operation flight activities. The tour concluded with an orientation flight in a UH-60 Blackhawk.
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