Amber Smith is a former U.S. Army Kiowa Warrior helicopter pilot and air mission commander who flew two combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. Her articles have been widely published in Forbes, The Washington Examiner, Aviation Week, and other publications. Smith has traveled across the nation to tell her inspirational story and to speak to military and corporate audiences, veterans organizations, at grassroots events, and on Capitol Hill. She lives in Washington, DC.
By Amber Smith
Read by Rachel Fulginiti
My Epic Journey As a Combat Helicopter Pilot in Iraq and Afghanistan
A riveting first-ever memoir of active combat by a female helicopter pilot in Iraq and Afghanistan.
"Danger Close is a riveting and intensely personal account of a woman who spent nearly a third of her life at war. Amber Smith goes beyond detailing the experience of women in the military and takes the reader into the cockpit with her to explore the vivid and harrowing world of being a combat helicopter pilot. Amber is one hell of a Soldier and an American hero on every level." - Sean Parnell, New York Times bestselling author of Outlaw Platoon
Released September 6, 2016