Airmen rescue seaplane pilot
Last updated 7/6/2023 at 8:55am
FAIRCHILD AIR FORCE BASE — Airmen of the 92nd Air Refueling Squadron rescued the pilot of an overturned seaplane at Clear Lake Resort, Washington, on June 23.
MSgt Mathew Ohle, senior enlisted leader; MSgt Jesse Wright, squadron operations superintendent, and his wife Kerry; and TSgt Nathaniel Perry, noncommissioned officer in charge of standards and evaluations, and his wife Sandra were boating at a squadron lake party when they witnessed a seaplane flip upside down while attempting to land.
“I was driving the boat,” said Perry. “We were wake surfing when we saw it flip. I told e...