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Aircraft Electrical

Nashville, TN
March 09, 2020

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Bryce Denker

*** ******** ***. *** 208-***-****

Nashville, TN 37209


Adaptable and highly-focused rotary-wing aircraft crew leader and repair professional with 5 years of experience that includes mission planning and execution using technologically advanced systems. Possess aircraft component and system maintenance expertise that includes airframes, engines, electrical / hydraulic systems propellers, avionics equipment and aircraft instruments. Bring skill set readily transferrable to air and ground based law enforcement applications, including knowledge of performance characteristics, capabilities, and limitations of numerous aviation and maritime craft in support of strategy development in interception of craft to prevent criminal activity. Offer expertise in collection and analysis of strategic and tactical intelligence. Background supports prevention and discovery of crime commission, as well as criminal apprehension. Secret security clearance.

Intelligence Evaluation

Aviation Conveyance Intelligence

Aviation Mission Planning

Law Enforcement Practices

Onboard Equipment Operation

Infrared Detection Systems

Strategic Asset Deployment

Aviation Mission Documentation

Data Downlink Systems

Technical Publication Interpretation

In-Flight Intercept Procedures

Combat Experience

SERE Training

Crew Leadership

TMDE Equipment

Helo Dunker Training

EH&S / Continuous Improvement

Multi-agency Coordination

HAZMAT / OSHA Policies

Airspace Surveillance

Terrain Flight Deceleration

Vehicle / Suspect Tracking

Senior Leadership Presentations

Detainee Transport




Provide instructions for pilots in transporting soldiers and cargo to undisclosed locations, including combat situations. Supervise crew members in conducting aircraft safety inspections, updating logbook, and organizing gear requiring loading for day's mission. Assist pilots with mission tasks during flight. Perform fast rope insertions / fast rope insertion extraction system (FRIES), special patrol insertion extraction system (SPIES), sling loads, air-to- air refueling, roof top landings, vehicle interdictions, one-wheel bumps to buildings, strategic airlift operations, and tanker operations.

Conduct multi-ship terrain flights and execute ship landings. Execute hoist over water operations, providing expertise in various of hoisting situations, including high hoists, confined area, elevated platform, off center hoists, rescue swimmer and boat operations, both dead in water and underway. Train between 1-3 hours semi-annually with head pilot of aircraft reviewing and going through Forward Looking Infrared (FLIR/EOS) systems used to lock onto individuals, moving targets, and vehicles from helicopters. Engage in live casualty evacuations operations. Assist medical professionals with treatment of casualties in rear of aircraft. Operate weapons systems and aircraft survivability equipment. Conduct post-mission inspections.

Maintain / repair MH-60M Blackhawk for combat readiness. Utilize infrared detection system to lock onto moving vehicles, aircraft, and personnel. Hold accountability for entire helicopter crew and its operation. Determine crew seating and cargo loading. Assist with testing and troubleshooting instruments, components, and assemblies, using circuit testers, voltmeters, test electrical equipment or systems to ensure proper functioning. Troubleshoot equipment and systems operation problem, maintain records of maintenance and repair work. Adjust, repair, or replace malfunctioning components or assemblies. Set up and operate ground support and test equipment to perform functional flight tests of electrical and electronic systems.

Connect components to assemblies (radio systems, instruments, magnetos, inverters, and in-flight refueling systems). Lay out installation of aircraft assemblies and systems using blueprints, manuals, and wiring diagrams. Lay out work according to specifications. Interpret flight test data to diagnose malfunctions and systemic performance problems. Develop equipment or component configurations. Check installed components for proper operation. Adjust, align, and calibrate aircraft systems. Rig, track, and balance rotor systems. Inspect for fuel leaks, corrosion, tire wear, skin damage, and cracks on aircraft. Accomplish engine maintenance and ground handling tasks. Store and prepare aircraft for shipment and perform crash recovery. Prepare aircraft for movement to and from storage. Disassemble helicopters for shipment and reassemble. Remove disabled aircraft.

Service and lubricate aircraft and subsystems. Prepare aircraft for inspections and maintenance checks. Assist in diagnosing / troubleshooting problems. Ensure production and quality control of all maintenance is performed and documented. Report aircraft status and order necessary parts. Follow and interpret engineering drawings, military specifications, standards, safety directives and maintenance manuals to determine feasibility and method of repair or replacing of malfunctioning or damaged components. Inform pilots of situations affecting readiness.

Completed four combat deployments to Iraq

Completed one combat deployment to Afghanistan

Remove and install aircraft subsystem assemblies such as engines, rotors, gearboxes, transmissions and mechanical flight controls. Repair airframes / coverings, as well as hydraulic, fuel, and electrical systems.

Handled detainee transportation / relocation and engaged in individual / vehicle tracking and monitoring.

Perform one-wheel bump maneuvers, involving bumping into building to allow disembarking of ground forces, performed day or night, including in adverse weather conditions.

Perform vehicle interdiction maneuvers, including stalking and monitoring vehicles/personnel and execution of mission to use aircraft to stop vehicle and capture individuals, equipment, and intelligence.

Train 10-15 people three times monthly on performing multiple fast rope insertions using 60 to 120 ft. ropes in daytime and nighttime operation scenarios, which includes familiarization to ground assault force, standard time calls, when to deploy ropes out of aircraft and when to descend (FRIES). Conduct operations on flat surfaces and crosswalks of ships, occasionally using night vision.

Perform helicopter rescue operations (small-vessels, escape rafts, urban, and offshore water hoisting).

Work in coordination with CIA Dept of State, FBI, other Department of Defense and law enforcement agencies to provide transportation to undisclosed locations.

Work with all other military branches and ground forces to familiarize with aircraft.

A Co. 2-82 Aviation Brigade- Fort Bragg, NC


Conducted phase inspections on UH-60 A/L/M Blackhawk helicopters. Contributed as part of assembly team with accountability for disassembly / reassembly of aircraft major components, subsystem assemblies, and inspection of all areas of aircraft for serviceability. Inspected, removed, and repaired aircraft components on all systems, including hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, drive-train, rotary, power-plant, fuel systems, utility systems, landing gear, flight controls, and airframe structures. Cooperated with design and mechanical engineers for repairs and modifications. Adjusted and performed complete rigging of flight control systems.

Repaired, replaced, and rebuilt aircraft structures such as wings and fuselage, and functional components including rigging, surface controls, and plumbing and hydraulic units, using hand tools, power tools, machines, and equipment such as sheet metal brake and drills. Listened to operating engine to detect and diagnose malfunctions. Inspected jet engines and components for cracks, corrosion, foreign object damage, burned areas, distortions, security, warping, wear, and missing segments.

Inspected jet engine turbine blades to detect cracks, distortion, corrosion, burn-out, security, or breaks. Replaced / repaired worn / damaged components (carburetors, alternators, magnetos, fuel controls, fuel pumps, oil pumps, engine mounted gearboxes, and compressor bleed valves) Adjusted, repaired, and replaced electrical wiring systems and aircraft accessories. Performed miscellaneous duties to service aircraft, including flushing crankcase, cleaning screens and filters, greasing moving parts, and checking brakes.

Read and interpret manufacturers' maintenance manuals, service bulletins, technical data, engineering data, and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.

Perform 100-hour, progressive, isochronal, phase, periodic, and other hourly or calendar inspections.


High School Diploma Minico High School – Rupert, Idaho 2013


Nightstalker First Responder School SERE (High Risk) US Army UH-60 Dunker School MH-60 Nonrated Crew Member MH-60 Maintainer Enlisted Combat Skills Basic Leader Course Intro to Tactical Radios CPR(RED CROSS) Combatives Level 1 UH-60M Helicopter Repair


MS Word MS Excel MS PowerPoint


Army Achievement Medal Army Good Conduct Medal National Defense Service Medal Afghanistan Campaign Medal Global War Against Terrorism Service Medal Non-Commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon Army Service Ribbon NATO Medal Inherent Resolve Campaign Medal Aviation Badge Combat Action Badge


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