Spent 24 years in the Navy as Naval Aircrewman on the P-3 and S-3. Served under 5 presidents from Carter to President George W. Bush. P-3 Squadrons include VP-8, VP-67, VP-92 and VP-62. The only S-3 Squadron I was ever in was VS-41. Also along the way served 5 years on staff at COMRESPATWINGLANT. Retired as AWC(EAWS/NAC) in 2002.