Dan the team leader and owner of Red Eagle Air Sports, a world wide entertainment company based in Arley, Alabama on beautiful Smith Lake. He is also the pilot of the Talon Eagle. Dan began his flying career some 40 years ago by entering the US Navy and being awarded his wings of gold. He spent two cruises flying A7 Corsair II’s of aircraft carriers and then went to one of the navy’s Aggressor/Adversary (topgun) squadrons. Including his Naval reserve time, he completed over 21 years service to this great country. He also retired after 25 years of flying with a major air carrier based in Atlanta, GA. He is an air show competency evaluator for ICAS tasked with evaluating new air show pilots. Dan’s dream is to make everyone watching his performance feel the fun, passion and excitement he has for flying.