What he would carry
1 Pilots Flight Bag Containing:
a. Flight Logbooks
b. 2 Binders/ Chart Organizers
c. 2 Flashlights, (one small led handheld, one standard size)
d. 2 Aviator’s pens (One, led back lit)
e. 1 handcomputer with jump point tape log files
f. 1 ACR ResQLink 406 Personal Locating Beacon (PLB) with GPS
1 Back Country Survival Kit Containing:
Wool sweater or synthetic pile jacket.
Gloves or mittens.
Bandanna or handkerchief.
Long pants (avoid cotton).
Wind and rain gear (jacket and pants).
Extra socks (a welcome treat for the feet at mid-hike, or if you inadvertently step in a stream. They also double as mittens).
Sturdy boots (a must).
Polypropylene or wool underwear is recommended. Polypropylene acts as insulation and it keeps you dry by transporting moisture from perspiration away from your skin. Polypro and wool retain their ability to insulate even when wet.
Food and Gear
2 person tent
Guidebook, trail map, and compass.
Two to four quarts (per person) of water.
Flashlight or headlamp with fresh batteries.
As a pilot, Garet rarely uses full body armor, but in this instance he will adorn Combat Armor adorned with the colors of The Imperium Navy, 23rd Fleet, 187th Strategic Fighter Wing, Squadron Commander.
He will have a SMG fully loaded, with 3 extra magazines in a web belt for easier handling.