He grew up watching Navy fighter jets, now he’s in command of the Air Force F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team

May 17, 2018 10:15 pm stripes.com
He grew up watching Navy fighter jets, now he’s in command of the Air Force F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team

HAMPTON, Va. (Tribune News Service) — Growing up in Virginia Beach, Air Force Maj. Paul "Loco" Lopez, Jr. remembers the thrill he got from seeing Navy fighter jets flying over his house. His parents bought him books on aviation and took him to air shows to encourage his growing passion, and he joined the Navy Reserve Officers Training Corps at Salem High School. "When you're at the mall, Lynnhaven Mall…

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