For the City Times
The son of local residents has graduated from Air Force pilot training.
Air Force 2nd Lt. Nicholas J. Krygowski has graduated from Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training undergraduate pilot training. ENJJPT is the world’s only multi-nationally manned and managed flying training program chartered to produce combat pilots for NATO.
About 200 student pilots earn their wings at ENJJPT annually after a 55-week, three-phased training regimen. The training is supported by a staff of more than 1,300 military, civilian and contract personnel employing 242 T-6A, T-37B and T-38C training aircraft.
He is currently serving as a pilot with 93rd Fighter Squadron, Homestead Air Reserve Base, Fla.
Krygowski is the son of Anne C. Rifleman of Stevens Point, Wis., and Bruce R. Krygowski of Plover, Wis., and step-son of Scott W. Rifleman of Stevens Point, Wis.
He is a 2004 graduate of Stevens Point Area Senior High, Stevens Point, Wis. He earned a bachelor’s degree in 2011 from St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, Minn.