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Roger Bailey

September 2013

Roger Bailey PPLMajor Roger Bailey USAF (Ret) earned his wings on 9-24-13.  He passed his Private Pilot check ride with DPE Henry Joyner at the Tri-County Airport in Ahoskie, NC (KASJ).  Roger flew into the wild blue yonder in a Cessna 152, N5144L.

Here’s a photo of Major Bailey after his solo flight on April 28, 2013.  Major Bailey is an Air Force Junior ROTC Instructor at Riverside High School in Durham, NC.

Major Roger Bailey USAF (Ret.) Solo Flight

Major Roger Bailey USAF (Ret.) Solo Flight