One who has achieved the highest level of pure awesome, acting in direct support of combat ground forces in order to save the lives of their fellow servicemen/women. Often found having the balls to stick their necks out of well protected vehicles (trucks, airplanes, helicopters) in order to effectively eliminate the opposition. will normally exceed all expectations and succeed where other cannot. Commonly referred to as being "retarded" or easily distracted by shinny objects. Typically make other jobs such as sensor operator, flight engineer, pilot, vehicle commander, driver, and fobbit look like little bitches.
im not a pilot, i work for a living. im a gunner