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Kaiden's Wish

Kaiden's Wish

Neenah, WI - Move over Maverick and Iceman there's a new TOPGUN and his name is Lambo. Eight-year-old Kaiden, a.k.a. Lambo just returned from his wish to visit the U.S. Navy's TOPGUN school in Fallon, Nevada and had an incredible experience. His grandmother, Dorothy, recently wrote a wonderful letter thanking everyone who made his wish possible. Special thanks to the U.S. Navy's Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center and everyone who participated in making Kaiden's wish come true.

Here are just some of the activities Kaiden participated in during his wish experience:

  • Received an official approval letter from Naval Strike and Air Wafare Center’s TOPGUN program
  • Escorted by motorcade from airport to Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center’s Fleet Training Facility (TOPGUN)
  • Given an official flight suit and name badge
  • Breakfast with Top Gun candidates
  • Participated in simulator exercises
  • Enjoyed a Helicopter ride
  • Picked up and rode in MRAP vehicle (Mine Resistance Ambush Protected vehicle)
  • Viewed an aircraft launch
  • Presented with an official certificate at Top Gun graduation ceremony
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