This Haitian West Point cadet's dream of becoming a pilot is now a reality

2nd Lt. Alix Schoelcher Idrache.
(Image credit: Instagram.com/westpoint_usma)

As a child growing up in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, 2nd Lt. Alix Schoelcher Idrache was fascinated by the U.S. forces he saw conducting humanitarian missions, in awe of their technology, military hardware, and Chinooks. He says he didn't dare dream that one day, he'd be among their ranks.

No greater feeling than that of accomplishment! #DutyHonorCountry (@usarmy photo by: Staff Sgt. Vito T. Bryant)A photo posted by U.S. Military Academy (@westpoint_usma) on May 23, 2016 at 11:03am PDT

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