The creator of this site lives near Ames, Iowa U.S.A. He is 18 years old and goes by the nickname 'Thunder'. He has been taking flying lessons at Hap's Air Service at the Ames airport for three years now. He has over 75 hours of flying experience and has over 20 solo hours. He has also done three solo cross-country flights. He has experience flying a Cessna 152 and Cessna 172 and has his private license. He goes to the First Evangelical Free Church in Boone, Iowa. 'Thunder' is very interested in WW2 aircraft and has over 70 WW2 model aircraft. At this moment, he is a student at LeTourneau University in Texas.