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Halloween Darwin Awards Aviation Style!

RIP TO THE “PILOT’S PILOT” BOB HOOVER whom both Chuck Yeager and Jimmy Doolittle called, “the greatest stick-and-rudder pilot who ever lived.” From WWII fighter pilot to ’50’s test pilot, to show-stopping aerobatics, Bob did it all. GODSPEED, BOB THE AVIATION COMMUNITY WILL NEVER BE THE SAME. Story: http://www.airspacemag.com/history-of-flight/simply-the-best-10490510/?no-ist —  —  — Halloween Darwin Awards Aviation […]

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Flash Mob: White Pilots Can Dance!

Flash Mob: White Pilots Can Dance! Flash! White Pilots Can Dance! (Sort of.) Need proof? Look no further than the American Airlines “Flash Mob” at PHX Sky Harbor Airport! Around 25 AAL employees, including Flight Attendant Bunny and Yours Truly, participated in a Flash Mob at Terminal 4, dancing to Beyonce’s “Move Your Body.” As […]

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Aviation Video—Word on the Ramp: Aviation Legends & Free Stuff!

WotR Episode 16-5: Aviation Video—Word on the Ramp: Aviation Legends & Free Stuff! Ladies and gentlemen, welcome aboard another edition of . . .  WORRRRRD ON THE RRRAMP! Our Periodic Video roundup of All Cool Things Aviation! Episode 16-5: Aviation Video—Word on the Ramp: Aviation Legends & Free Stuff! In this episode: Loss of an aviation Legend; Southwest […]

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Memories, Not Dreams Aviation Book Review

Memories, Not Dreams Aviation Book Review ” Learn from the mistakes of others – you haven’t got time to make them all yourself.”Jules Tapper Memories, Not Dreams Aviation Book Review Folks, I recently read a wonderful aviation book that any discerning aviation fan would devour. Entitled, “Memories Not Dreams” (Amazon kindle, $3.95) it is a […]

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