Liam Adler’s early goals were laser focused on military aviation. He enlisted in the Air Force out of high school, becoming an aircraft mechanic, and worked his way through college with a young family to earn a coveted pilot slot. An extensive military flying career followed. Adler commanded missions in combat rescue helicopters, air refueling tankers, and reconnaissance aircraft, amassing over five thousand flying hours. After twenty-seven years in the Air Force, Lt Col (ret) Adler now brings his unique perspective and lifelong study of philosophy, history, and the frontiers of science to guide his passion for writing gripping, entertaining stories.