Captain Horstman graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Technology and was commissioned through the NROTC Program. Following training, he was designated a Naval Flight Officer (NFO). He earned a Master’s Degree in National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College.
CDR Falardeau is a native of Palatine, Illinois and graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in May 2002 with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in History. He earned his wings in June 2005 at Naval Air Station Meridian.
CMDCM Maurice Sutherland enlisted in the United States Navy in July 1989 and attended recruit training at Recruit Training Command Orlando, Florida. Upon graduation from Recruit Training Command, he reported to Apprenticeship Training School in Orlando, Florida.