By Gary M. Whitmore
Published: October 6, 2012.
A young man had dreams of being a helicopter pilot since he was a kid back in the late 1950s. He joins the Army in 1968 after graduating high school and survives their intense flight training programs at Fort Wolters and Fort Rucker. Afterwards, he assigned to Vietnam and witnesses the horrors of flying a Huey during war and losing friends, loved ones, and betrayal.