Apache pilots – heavy hitters

8 Oct 2012 |

“It has been a dream of mine ever since I was a child,” and “Aviation has been a part of my family,” are some reasons pilots decided to be aviators. While on the road to becoming a pilot, soldiers have the opportunity to think about what aircraft they envision themselves flying. The pilots of the 1st Battalion, 2nd Aviation Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, wanted to fly the AH-64 Apache helicopter.