Darrell Stubbs, top right, a Vietnam War helicopter pilot and veteran of over 11,000 combat missions, operates the Findlay Toyota blimp during halftime of the UNLV vs. San Diego State Basketball game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013.

Darrell Stubbs, top right, a Vietnam War helicopter pilot and veteran of over 11,000 combat missions, operates the Findlay Toyota blimp during halftime of the UNLV vs. San Diego State Basketball game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013. by Sam Morris / Las Vegas Sun