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Here is a transcript from the Raven's first raptor launch and brief CAP:

  • Hey Vampire, you want to hop in a Raptor and take part in the Raven's first Raptor combat launch?

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    inanother month i think i will be trying for it

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Good luck to you, we've got a spare Raptor if you want to hop in

  • I think that you'd be able to find your way around it

  • 10:11 PM
  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    sure i will give it a shot. the last time i took the test i only missed three questions

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Aah well same here actually

  • Me

    Good deal! As soon as Freya gets on, we'll start pre flight and get going!

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Raptor 168 Heavy Hitter online and ready for launch

  • Me

    Wedge, isn't your designation 252?

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Vampire 218's in reserve, go ahaed and bring it online

  • That was it yes, but my bird got dented and scrapped remember?

  • Kinda blew up on me

  • Me

    So you want to go with 168?

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    i am in 218 and prepping it up

  • Me

    Acknowledge Vampire

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Yessir, that;s what command sent me

  • 10:15 PM
  • Me

    The 168 designation?

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Yep

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    218onlin e and ready to go

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Preflight Check complete

  • Me

    Understood, whatever is simpler for you.

  • 10:18 PM
  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    my preflight is complete

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    LSO standing by for your go.

  • Me

    Awaiting Freya...

  • 10:21 PM
  • Me

    Watching a little Breaking Bad in the meantime

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    i am watching iron man 2right now

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    i am doing homework

  • Me

    Hard Six is in the tube, maglock hook secure, awaiting launch order

  • 10:25 PM
  • Me

    Gentlemen, we'll give her 5 and then launch, ok?

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    okay with me

  • Me

    HEY!!!!!

  • Just as I said that!

  • Welcome Freya!

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Hey there

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    hello Freya

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    Hey everyone. I am sorry i am late

  • Me

    Not a problem!!!

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    You're fine

  • Me

    Get into your bird, pre flight, and tow to launch tube

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    Copy that finishing up getting into the flight suit now

  • Me

    Acknowledge upon ready

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    Getting to the hanger deck now.. starting preflight inspection

  • Me

    After launch, we'll rendezvous at these coordinates (relaying now) and begin a short CAP

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Coodinates received

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    The chief is grumbling about my tardiness..

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Raptor armed and ready, full ordiance package

  • Me

    Freya, Vampire will be flying with us tonight

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    coordinates recieved

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    preflight completed.. hatch is closed.. waiting toe to launch tube

  • Thats great! glad to see you with us vampire

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    i am glad to be here

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    *one of us... One of us...one of us... One of us...one of us... One of us...*

  • Me

    Glad to have you!

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    coord received.. in the launch tubes and ready for launch

  • Me

    Awaiting LSO clearance....

  • Clear to launch, Seekers

  • Launch in...

  • 5

  • 4

  • 3

  • 2

  • 1

  • LAUNCH!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    i am launching

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    LSO, Raptor squadron Sierra Four Four Niner, clear for launch. clear forward, nav-con green, interval check, thruet positive and steady. Good-bye.

  • Me

    WOOOO HOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    *Whooooshhhh*

  • well that was fun!

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    woot that was a lot of fun.. and fast

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    clear launch tube heading to coords

  • Me

    That, Ladies and Gentlemen, was a rush!!!!!!

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Afterburners engaged, I'll cya all in my spacedust!

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    my ECO reports dradis is clear

  • heading to coordinates as requested

  • Me

    Clear dradis, coming around to coordinates

  • Form up and report

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    DRADIS clear, checking in

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    I am not sure Dune liked that launch.. hes a little white faced

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    im clear

  • Me

    Hard Six arriving

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Aye my ECO didn't like it either

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    Shield-maiden forming up on you Hard six

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Heavy Hitter is on station. DRADIS clear. Nice clear night out, betchya we could see a flare for a thousand kliks.

  • Me

    Mac is singing, so it didn't bother him too much

  • Ok Seekers....

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    my bird is going to need cleaning after this'

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    uh oh Vampire...

  • Me

    Vampire, take point and lead the CAP!

  • Seekers, form up on 218

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    that is okay someone else take point

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Forming up behind Vampire!

  • Me

    You sure?

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    220m formed up

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    yes

  • Me

    Wedge, take the lead

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Aye sir, takign point

  • Me

    One more Raptor and we could have a Diamond Slot formation

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Koorvurd Starburst anyone?

  • Me

    Excellent, Wedge!

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    I got that reference :D

  • Me

    Take us out, Wedge

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Affirmative, setting course 248 karem 119

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    i am pulling up the rear

  • Me

    Confirm CIC, Seekers 001 assuming CAP duty

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    copy that Wedge I got your left flank

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    CIC confirms that we are cursing at condition three.

  • Me

    I got your right, Wedge

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Well we got a Diamond but no slot!

  • No starburst for us

  • Me

    LOL!!!!!!

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Wonder if a leatherneck would care to participate and fly a bird sometime...

  • The chief would faint.

  • Me

    Well...

  • We already have one

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    True, true

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    Draidis shows clear

  • Me

    I don't talk about it too much, but I was in the Corps

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    really? That's info.

  • CIC reports all well on Radio. How copy vampire, you still with us?

  • Me

    I have nothing but the utmost respect for the USMC, we just had our differences and decided to part company.

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    im still here

  • my dradis is clear

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    There is nothing wrong with that Mik Mo. thank you for your service!

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Observation room has some people in it tonight... off duty couples. Anyone want to give them a show?

  • And thatnk you for what you did Mik Mo, we're glad to have you here

  • Me

    Your show, Wedge...take us in!

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Alright, CIC gave us authorization for some fireworks, prep your flares, let's give them a show!

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    flares ready

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    copy that.. dune prep flares

  • Me

    Acknowledged....flares active

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    close flyover and release. Be prepared for a quick pullup. Don't want to crash again.

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    on it wedge.. on your mark

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    flyover is complete

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Launch flares, on my mark

  • 3

  • 2

  • 1

  • Makr

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    Flares launched

  • Me

    Flares away!

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    flares away

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    ha i think we scared them..

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Well done people, that's one way to do it! How show dradis? Thought I had a chirp for just a moment

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    spinning as they go

  • Me

    Clear here....we've given that crowd something to talk about for awhile!

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    well done everyone!

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    im clear

  • 10:48 PM
  • Me

    Wedge, CIC relays Seekers return to the barn, Flying Tigers to resume normal CAP

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Affirmative, Returning home

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    okay

  • Me

    Swinging around for landing pattern

  • In order of your discretion

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    holding for landing pattern

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Approach port landing bay, hands-on, speed one zero five, checkers red, call the ball.

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    Copy that Raven. approaching the port landing bay... I have the ball.

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    copy that

  • Me

    You're next, Vampire

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    down in 3.. 2.. 1.. skids down

  • maglock secure

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    calling the ball and skids down

  • Me

    252 to LSO, requesting clearance

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    252, LSO you're clear

  • Me

    You have clearance, call the ball

  • I have the ball

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    mags secure need medic to 218 my eco is sick.

  • Me

    ....Skids down, maglocks secure

  • Elevator to hangar deck

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    OK coming alongside for landing

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    the cheif is not going to be happy

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    you soil it you muck it out

  • Me

    Seekers, we have just performed the Raven's first Raptor combat launch....let's hear it!!!!

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Speed five zero, checkers red, I have the ball

  • OU OU OU!!!!

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    Oorah!

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Skids down, maglock secure. Welcome home all!

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    oorah

  • cleaning up mess in 218 now

  • Me

    Alright, let's safe our vehicles and get some well deserved rack time, you deserve it!

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    Thanks Mik Mo

  • Ens. David "Wedge" Sangrey

    Cya on later boss, I'm nitting the rack too

  • Me

    Ladies and gentlemen, a job well done! I am off to take care of some house work...I will copy and paste this to our page. Goodnight all!

  • Ens. Leslie "Freya" Willis

    Good Night!

  • Seeker Pride!

  • Ens. Joseph "Vampire"Vogt

    good night

 

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