ZQ: a couple words about blackhawks… HOLY SHIT! i don’t even know how to describe the experience. first of all - we flew with the doors open. 150 miles per hour. our pilots were the officers that fly the three and four star generals all throughout the middle eastern theater. so essentially they are the best of the best. soaring over the open desert above bedouin camps and camels and burning oil valves and just desert and desert and desert. it was arguably one of the most incredible experiences i have ever had in my life….