It might be a little weird at the beginning, but I am sure that you will talk about what you guys missed. It doesn't sound like much has changed or else you would have heard about it (like if he had a child or something).I don't know what his reaction will be, and i'm really nervous about it, but I keep telling myself that he's my brother and I shouldn't feel unable to talk to him.
You should be able to talk to your own family. :yes
Great job on making the connection available, though :boogie :boogie :boogie